Tag: French

Renoir (2012)

Director: Gilles Bourdos Producer: Olivier Delbosc, Marc Missonnier Screenplay: Gilles Bourdos Based on: Le Tableau amoureux by Jacques Renoir Genre: Biography | Drama | Historical Music: Alexandre Desplat Country: France Language: French Studio: Fidélité Release date: 2012 Running time: 111 minutes Michel Bouquet (1925)…

Jeanne Duval

(c.1820-c.1862) Jeanne Duval, Jeanne Prosper or Jeanne Lemer Jeanne Duval by Nadar (c.1860). Jeanne Duval in a portrait by Baudelaire (1869). Jeanne Duval by Baudelaire. Jeanne Duval in Art: Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) La Femme à l’éventail 1862 Museum of Fine…

Renée Jolivet

(1885–1973) Renée near Renoir’s “Vénus”, at Les Collettes, Venus that she inspired. A letter from Renoir addressed to her. Renée in Art: Renoir, Auguste (1841-1919) Claude et Renée 1903 National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa     Renoir, Auguste (1841-1919) Vénus victorieuse…

Edma Morisot

(1839–1921) Marie Edma Caroline Morisot-Pontillon The artist’s works: Berthe Morisot c.1865 Private collection Edma in Art: Morisot, Berthe (1841-1895) La soeur de l’artiste à la fenêtre 1869 National Gallery of Art, Washington     Morisot, Berthe (1841-1895) Portrait de Madame Edma…

Pierre Puvis de Chavannes

(1824–1898) Pierre Cécile Puvis de Chavannes The artist’s works: Le repos c.1863 National Gallery of Art, Washington Le travail c.1863 National Gallery of Art, Washington Marseille, porte de l’Orient c.1868–1869 The Phillips Collection, Washington Le fils prodigue c.1879 National Gallery of Art, Washington Étude…

Jean de La Fontaine

(1621–1695) Tombe de Jean de La Fontaine (cimetière du Père Lachaise, division 25). Works: • Elektitaj fabloj de J. de La Fontaine (Esperanto) • Fables de La Fontaine (French) • Fables of La Fontaine (English) • Tales and Novels of…

Montparnasse 19 (1958)

Les amants de Montparnasse (The Lovers of Montparnasse) Director: Jacques Becker Producer: Sandro Pallavicini Screenplay: Jacques Becker Based on: Les Montparnos by Michel-Georges Michel Genre: Biography | Drama | Romantic Music: Paul Misraki Country: France | Italia Language: French Studio: Franco London Films Release…

La Môme (2007)

La Vie En Rose Director: Olivier Dahan Producer: Alain Goldman Screenplay: Isabelle Sobelman, Olivier Dahan Genre: Biography | Drama | Musical Music: Christopher Gunning Country: France Language: French Studio: Légende Films Release date: 2007 Running time: 140 minutes Marion Cotillard (1975) as…

La piscine (1969)

The Swimming Pool Director: Jacques Deray Producer: Gérard Beytout Screenplay: Jacques Deray, Jean-Claude Carrière Based on: La piscine by Jean-Emmanuel Conil under the pseudonym Alain Page Genre: Crime | Drama | Psychological | Romantic | Thriller Music: Michel Legrand Country: France |…