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  • Film, Video
    L'arnacoeur
    Heartbreaker Catalog Record Only
    "A man who ruins relationships for a living may have finally found a woman he can't easily manipulate in this French comedy from writer and director Pascal Chaumeil. Alex (Romain Duris) is a handsome man who knows how to make women fall for him, and he's found an unusual way of making money from this talent -- guys who want to break up with...
    • Contributor: Chaumeil, Pascal - Duval Adassovsky, Nicolas - Zenou, Yann - Zeitoun, Laurent - Doner, Jérémy - Gromb, Yoann - Duris, Romain - Paradis, Vanessa - Quad Productions - Script Associés (Firm) ... Chaumeil, Pascal - Duval Adassovsky, Nicolas - Zenou, Yann - Zeitoun, Laurent - Doner, Jérémy - Gromb, Yoann - Duris, Romain - Paradis, Vanessa - Quad Productions - Script Associés (Firm) - Chaocorp (Firm) - Cinémage 4 (Firm) - A Plus Image (Firm) - Banque Populaire Images 10 (Firm) - Orange Cinéma Séries (Firm) - Universal Pictures International - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2010
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    Les enfants du paradis = Children of paradise /
    Children of paradise Catalog Record Only
    Story of theatrical society in 19th century Paris and the love between the mime Debureau and the beautiful courtesan Garance who is also loved by an aristocrat, a criminal, and an actor.
    • Date: 1945
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    Milou en mai = Miloi en maggio = May fools / Catalog Record Only PA483-347 U.S. Copyright Office Minor change version: [English language subtitled version] / subtitles, A. Whitelaw and W. Byron. -- United States : Orion Classics, 1990. Copyright for minor change version: Nouvelles Editions de Films (NEF). NM: "additional narrative, all cinematographic material, soundtrack and music score." DCR 1990; PUB 25Jan90; REG 6Sep90; PA483-347. Baseline, 1/11/93 lists Italian release title as: Miloi en maggio and working...
    • Date: 1990
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    Pars vite et reviens tard / Catalog Record Only A modern-day Parisian town crier gradually learns that someone is using him to give cryptic warnings of a plague outbreak in the city.
    • Date: 2007
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    Lila says / Catalog Record Only Lila, a gorgeous 16-year-old, becomes the object of affection of two gang leaders, Chimo and Mouloud, when she and her aunt move into the neighborhood. Soon sexual games turn into a love triangle.
    • Date: 2005
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    French cancan /
    Only the French can Catalog Record Only
    In Paris of the 1880s, the impresario Danglard decides to revive an old working-class dance which he christens French cancan to make it sound foreign and naughty, and to entice British and American tourists. He has troubles with his backers and their mistresses; but, eventually all problems are solved, and French cancan is triumphantly launched at the newly unveiled Moulin Rouge.
    • Date: 1955
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    World. La mal vie = The bad life / Catalog Record Only Copyright: no reg. Copyright notice on video: Antenne 2 France ; 1978. Copyright notice on video: WGBH Educational Foundation ; 1979. Narrated by Daniel Karlin ; [written] with Tony Lainé ; editing, Hédi Hélaoui, Isabelle Roberty ; series editor, Louis Wiley. World is made possible by grants from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, public television stations, the Ford Foundation, and the German Marshall Fund...
    • Date: 1979
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    Le dos au mur six semaines de greve avec les travailleurs de l'Alsthom St. Ouen /
    Six semaines de greve avec les travailleurs de l'Alsthom St. Ouen | 6 semaines de greve avec les travailleurs de l'Alsthom St. Ouen | Productions de la Lanterne presentent Catalog Record Only
    Film followed by Tangui Perron interview with Jean-Pierre Thorn, filmmaker and militant. Thorn films the strike and occupation of the factory Alsthom de Saint-Ouen.The industrial, sociological and political context of the epoch is
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    Le dernier metro = The last metro /
    Last metro Catalog Record Only
    In Nazi-occupied Paris, everyone in a troupe of actors is harboring a crucial secret.
    • Date: 1980
  • Film, Video
    Chrysalis / Catalog Record Only David Hoffman, lieutenant in the European police, hunts down a dangerous smuggler suspected of a vile murder. The guy happens to have killed David's wife months before. His investigation will lead him to a state-of-the-art clinic under the iron grip of Professor Brugen. When truth is lodged in the heart of the brain, memories become a precious and highly coveted commodity.
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Jeux interdits = Forbidden games /
    Forbidden games Catalog Record Only
    When a young Parisian girl is orphaned during WW2, she is taken by a peasant family. She develops a friendship with their youngest son and together they share a world which adults cannot understand.
    • Date: 1952
  • Film, Video
    À bout portant
    Point blank Catalog Record Only
    "Nursing student and expectant father Samuel enters into a frantic race against time to save his pregnant wife from kidnappers in this taut suspense thriller. His wife abducted as he watches helplessly, Samuel receives a phone call stating he has three hours to reach a local hospital and free a man under police protection. As the clock starts to tick, Samuel rushes to complete...
    • Contributor: Cavayé, Fred - Colbeau-Justin, Cyril - Dupont, Jean-Baptiste - Lemans, Guillaume - Lellouche, Gilles - Zem, Roschdy - Lanvin, Gerard - Lgm (Firm) - Gaumont (Firm) - Tf1 Films Production ... Cavayé, Fred - Colbeau-Justin, Cyril - Dupont, Jean-Baptiste - Lemans, Guillaume - Lellouche, Gilles - Zem, Roschdy - Lanvin, Gerard - Lgm (Firm) - Gaumont (Firm) - Tf1 Films Production - Nexus Factory (Firm) - Studio Canal - Tps Star (Firm) - Gaumont International - Magnolia Pictures (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2010
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    Camille redouble Catalog Record Only "Abandoned by her lifelong love for a younger woman on New Year's Eve, 40-year-old struggling actress Camille awakens in a hospital bed as a 16-year-old girl again, and vows to save herself from the heartache that awaits her in the future. Camille was just a teenager when she fell in love with Eric, and had a baby. Flash forward 25 years, and the man...
    • Contributor: Lvovsky, Noémie - Carcassonne, Philippe - Livi, Jean-Louis - Mattei, Pierre-Olivier - Seyvos, Florence - Moreau, Yolande - Guesmi, Samir - F Comme Film (Firm) - [email protected] (Firm) - Gaumont (Firm) - France 2 Cinéma (Firm) - Studio Canal - Ciné+ (France) - France Télévision - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2012
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    Diva / Catalog Record Only Jules, a young mail courier, is an impassioned fan of Cynthia Hawkins, a legendary, and determinedly unrecorded opera star. He smuggles a tape recorder into a performance and tapes her singing. At the same time, a prostitute hides a tape recording that details the career of a French mobster in Jules' delivery bag. Dizzying chases and bizaare plot twists follow, as Jules is pursued...
    • Date: 1983
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    La faute à Fidel /
    Blame it on Fidel! Catalog Record Only
    A 9-year-old girl weathers big changes in her household as her parents become radical political activists in 1970-71 Paris.
    • Date: 2006
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    La régle du jeu = The rules of the game /
    Rules of the game Catalog Record Only
    Copyright: no reg. Minor change version: [English language subtitled version] . United States : The Voyager Company, 1989. Copyright notice on videodisc jacket: Version intégrale copyrighted in 1959 by Les Grands Films Classiques. Editor, Marquerite Renoir ; music, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart , Monsigny, Sallabert, Saint-Saëns, Chopin ; photography, Jean Bachelet. Marcel Dalio, Nora Grégor, Roland Toutain. In French with English language subtitles. Probable year...
    • Date: 1939
  • Film, Video
    Le fils du requin = Son of a shark /
    Son of a shark | Jeunesse violente | Son of the shark Catalog Record Only
    Abandoned by their mother and disowned by their alcoholic father, Martin, the older brother, and Simon, the younger brother, live a wild life in their working-class, coastal town in France. They survive by stealing food and money. They are forcibly separated by the authorities and sent to different reform schools, but they escape and reunite. Martin is fascinated with fish and wishes he were...
    • Date: 1993
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    Les Valseuses = Going places / Catalog Record Only PA71-969(English language subtitled version) PA542-063 (Video reissue of English language subtitled version) U.S. Copyright Office Minor change version: [English language subtitled version] / subtitles, Nina Levin and Brooke Leveque. -- United States : Cinema 5, 1974 ; United States : Interama, 1990. Copyright for minor change version, i.e. ref print: Cinema 5, Ltd. Prev.: novel entitled Les valseuses prev. reg. 30Sep72, AFO-71009; French photoplay...
    • Date: 1974
  • Film, Video
    Le chagrin et la pitié--chronique d'une ville française sous l'occupation
    Chronique d'une ville française sous l'occupation | Sorrow and the pity--chronicle of a French town during the occupation | Chronicle of a French town during the occupation | Chagrin and pity | Affliction and the pity Catalog Record Only
    PA874-790 PA71-968 (English language version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright, i.e. VHS SECAM viewing copy: Marcel Ophuls & Teledis Company, Ltd. Appl. au.: Marcel Ophuls. PUB 1969; REG 10Nov97; PA874-790; reg. under GATT/URAA restoration. Minor change version: [English language version] / BBC Television ; producer, David Francis ; writer, Tom Milne ; subtitles, John Minchington. -- Great Britain : BBC Television, 197-? ; United States...
    • Contributor: Ophüls, Marcel - Harris, André - Mendès France, Pierre - Eden, Anthony - Speer, Albert - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress) - Coca-Cola Company Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1991
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    Darling / Catalog Record Only A mistreated girl named Darling reaches out for human contact via a CB radio at work, but while she dreams of the handsome prince who will ride into town and whisk her away, what she finds instead is a drunken brute who traps her in a loveless marriage.
    • Date: 2007
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    L'accompagnatrice = The accompanist / Catalog Record Only In Paris during the brutal winter of 1943, Sophie, a 20-year-old pianist, leaves constant hunger and deprivation behind when she is hired as accompanist to the beautiful, gifted and privileged classical singer, Irene Brice. In time, Sophie becomes a self-effacing martyr who develops a love-hate relationship with Irene, and in always deferring, misses her own chance for happiness.
    • Contributor: Miller, Claude - Béraud, Luc - Rich, Claude - Bohringer, Romane - Safonova, Elena - Bohringer, Richard - Berberova, N. (Nina) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1992
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    Ici et là, tout à la fois : histoires partagées France en Inde : Inde en France
    Inside & outside at the same time : Catalog Record Only
    Documentary explores fascinating story of the Indian diaspora in France.
    • Contributor: Kak, Siddharth - Surabhi Foundation
    • Date: 200?
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    Jeux interdits = Forbidden games /
    Forbidden games Catalog Record Only
    When a young Parisian girl is orphaned during WW2, she is taken by a peasant family. She develops a friendship with their youngest son and together they share a world which adults cannot understand.
    • Date: 1952
  • Film, Video
    Le retour de Martin Guerre = The return of Martin Guerre /
    Return of Martin Guerre Catalog Record Only
    Set in 16th-century France, the film centers around the identity of Martin, a moody youth who mysteriously disappears, deserting his beautiful wife and son. Eight years later a handsome, vibrant man returns; the whole village accepts him as Martin. After he demands from his uncle the profit earned from the farm for those eight years, questions are raised as to his true identity. A...
    • Date: 1982
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    Loulou Catalog Record Only Minor change version: [English language subtitled version]. -- United States : New Yorker Films, 1980. Copyright for minor change version: no reg. Copyright notice on video: Action Films-Gaumont ; 1980. Story by Arlette Langmann ; cinematography, Pierre-William Glenn, Jacques Loiseleux ; editing, Yann Dedet ; executive producer, Yves Peyrot. Isabelle Huppert, Gérard Depardieu, Guy Marchand, Frédérique Cerbonnet. LC copy is English language subtitled version...
    • Contributor: Pialat, Maurice - Langmann, Arlette - Huppert, Isabelle - Depardieu, Gérard - Marchand, Guy - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1980