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  • Film, Video

    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
  • Film, Video

    Un coeur en hiver = A heart in winter / Catalog Record Only

    The long friendship between Stéphane and Maxime, partners in a small company that makes and repairs stringed instruments, is upset when Maxime falls in love with Camille, a beautiful violinist. Stéphane responds to this shattering of his routinized world by insinuating himself into Camille's life and then coldly rejecting her growing passion.

    • Date: 1992
  • Film, Video

    Pauline à la plage = Pauline at the beach / Catalog Record Only

    PA380-076 U.S. Copyright Office Minor change version: [English language subtitled version]. -- United States : Orion Classics, 1983. Copyright for minor change version: Orion Pictures Corporation. DCR 1984; PUB 17Aug84; REG 6Jun88; PA380-076. Cinematography, Nestor Almendros ; editing, Cecile Decugis ; musique, Jean-Louis Valero. Amanda Langlet, Arielle Dombasle, Pascal Greggory, Feodor Atkine. Variety, 3/9/83 lists title as Pauline at the seaside; 33. internationale Filmfestspiele ...

    • Date: 1983
  • Film, Video

    Un Monde sans pitié = Love without pity Catalog Record Only

    Twenty-five year old Hippo doesn't have a job and doesn't study. Instead he lives off the money his brother earns from dealing drugs, and from occasional poker winnings. He represents a disillusioned generation that doesn't care what other people think of him. But ironically he falls in love with Nathalie, an ambitious student, and soon thinks about turning his life around.

    • Contributor: Attal, Yvan - Fetoux, Jean-Bernard - Girardot, Hippolyte - Novion, Pierre - Perrier, Mireille - Rocca, Alain - Rochant, Eric - Torikian, Gérard - Christian Bourgois Productions - France 3 Cinéma (firm) - Gérard Mital Productions - Productions Lazennec - Studio Canal - U.G.C. (firm) - Copyright Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video

    La belle et la bête = Beauty and the beast / Catalog Record Only

    A merchant has three daughters, all of whom are beautiful, but only one, Belle, combines goodness with loveliness. Caught in a storm, he takes refuge in an old castle. The next day, a hideous monster appears, berates him for his ingratitude and says he must die. The merchant begs to see his children and the beast relents but insists he must return in a ...

    • Date: 1991
  • Film, Video

    La belle et la bête = Beauty and the beast / Catalog Record Only

    A merchant has three daughters, all of whom are beautiful, but only one, Belle, combines goodness with loveliness. Caught in a storm, he takes refuge in an old castle. The next day, a hideous monster appears, berates him for his ingratitude and says he must die. The merchant begs to see his children and the beast relents but insists he must return in a ...

    • Date: 1946