Frédéric Norbert

The Mad Adventures of Rabbi Jacob (1973)

In this riot of frantic disguises and mistaken identities, Victor Pivert, a blustering, bigoted French factory owner, finds himself taken hostage by Slimane, an Arab rebel leader. The two dress up as rabbis as they try to elude not only assasins from Slimane's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gérard Oury
CAST:  Louis de Funès  •  Suzy Delair  •  Claude Giraud  •  Henri Guybet

In this riot of frantic disguises and mistaken identities, Victor Pivert, a blustering, bigoted French factory owner, finds himself taken hostage by Slimane, an Arab rebel leader. The two dress up as rabbis as they try to elude not only assasins from Slimane's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gérard Oury
CAST:  Louis de Funès  •  Suzy Delair  •  Claude Giraud  •  Henri Guybet

Delusions of Grandeur (1971)

Don Sallust is minister of the King of Spain. It is a being disingenuous, hypocritical and greedy that collects the taxes himself, he turns in part to his advantage. He is hated by the people he oppresse.Accusé by Queen, a beautiful princess Bavarian, of having an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gérard Oury
CAST:  Louis de Funès  •  Yves Montand  •  Alice Sapritch  •  Karin Schubert

Don Sallust is minister of the King of Spain. It is a being disingenuous, hypocritical and greedy that collects the taxes himself, he turns in part to his advantage. He is hated by the people he oppresse.Accusé by Queen, a beautiful princess Bavarian, of having an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gérard Oury
CAST:  Louis de Funès  •  Yves Montand  •  Alice Sapritch  •  Karin Schubert

Raging Fists (1975)

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DIRECTION:  Eric Le Hung
CAST:  Pierre Belfond  •  Françoise Dorner  •  Tony Gatlif  •  Philippe Lavot

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DIRECTION:  Eric Le Hung
CAST:  Pierre Belfond  •  Françoise Dorner  •  Tony Gatlif  •  Philippe Lavot

Trois ponts sur la rivière (1999)

Arthur is a history teacher who lives alone in Paris after having broken up with Claire. He is a sensitive man, full of existential doubts and questions. He has to go to Lisbon to meet an eminent historian whose work is the subject of his thesis. Having just made ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean-Claude Biette
CAST:  Jeanne Balibar  •  Mathieu Amalric  •  Mário Moutinho  •  Jorge Paupério

Arthur is a history teacher who lives alone in Paris after having broken up with Claire. He is a sensitive man, full of existential doubts and questions. He has to go to Lisbon to meet an eminent historian whose work is the subject of his thesis. Having just made ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean-Claude Biette
CAST:  Jeanne Balibar  •  Mathieu Amalric  •  Mário Moutinho  •  Jorge Paupério

Perceval (1978)

The film chronicles Perceval's knighthood, maturation and eventual peerage amongst the Knights of the Round Table, and also contains brief episodes from the story of Gawain and the crucifixion of Christ.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Éric Rohmer
CAST:  Fabrice Luchini  •  André Dussollier  •  Arielle Dombasle  •  Solange Boulanger

The film chronicles Perceval's knighthood, maturation and eventual peerage amongst the Knights of the Round Table, and also contains brief episodes from the story of Gawain and the crucifixion of Christ.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Éric Rohmer
CAST:  Fabrice Luchini  •  André Dussollier  •  Arielle Dombasle  •  Solange Boulanger

Saltimbank (2003)

The title reflects the brand of a financial institution, the bank of the Saltim family: Frederic, the younger brother, runs the family bank; his brother Bruno rejected the position of executive director, and chose to fund a theatrical company. Around them, there is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean-Claude Biette
CAST:  Jean-Christophe Bouvet  •  Jean-Marc Barr  •  Jeanne Balibar  •  Michèle Moretti

The title reflects the brand of a financial institution, the bank of the Saltim family: Frederic, the younger brother, runs the family bank; his brother Bruno rejected the position of executive director, and chose to fund a theatrical company. Around them, there is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean-Claude Biette
CAST:  Jean-Christophe Bouvet  •  Jean-Marc Barr  •  Jeanne Balibar  •  Michèle Moretti

Victor Schœlcher, l'abolition (1998)

The struggle of Victor Schœlcher for the abolition of slavery in the French colonies.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Vecchiali
CAST:  Jacques Perrin  •  François Marthouret  •  Pierre Santini  •  Ludmila Mikaël

The struggle of Victor Schœlcher for the abolition of slavery in the French colonies.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Vecchiali
CAST:  Jacques Perrin  •  François Marthouret  •  Pierre Santini  •  Ludmila Mikaël

Bareback (2006)

A cinephile meets his favorite filmmaker on a beach in Ramatuelle. He proposes a film project to the director based on the painful adventures that he has just experienced. The two men work on the scenes, each in its own way. The filmmaker keeps pushing the project ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Vecchiali
CAST:  Yves Réjasse  •  Paul Vecchiali  •  Frédéric Norbert  •  Sydney Ferreira

A cinephile meets his favorite filmmaker on a beach in Ramatuelle. He proposes a film project to the director based on the painful adventures that he has just experienced. The two men work on the scenes, each in its own way. The filmmaker keeps pushing the project ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Vecchiali
CAST:  Yves Réjasse  •  Paul Vecchiali  •  Frédéric Norbert  •  Sydney Ferreira

The Savior (1971)

This is rural France. It's the summer of 1943, the weather is fine and sunny and life is sweet. On one of these beautiful days, Nanette, a fourteen-year-old peasant girl, meets a slightly injured young man near the farm she lives on. Her life is about to change forever.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Mardore
CAST:  Horst Buchholz  •  Muriel Catalá  •  Hélène Vallier  •  Roger Lumont

This is rural France. It's the summer of 1943, the weather is fine and sunny and life is sweet. On one of these beautiful days, Nanette, a fourteen-year-old peasant girl, meets a slightly injured young man near the farm she lives on. Her life is about to change forever.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Mardore
CAST:  Horst Buchholz  •  Muriel Catalá  •  Hélène Vallier  •  Roger Lumont

La Machine (1977)

Pierre Lentier murders an 8-year-old in horrendous circumstances. This 30-something solitary factory worker who lives on the edge of society is sentenced to death. A damning indictment of the death penalty and the manipulative behaviour of the media.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Vecchiali
CAST:  Jean-Christophe Bouvet  •  Sonia Saviange  •  Monique Mélinand  •  Maurice Gautier

Pierre Lentier murders an 8-year-old in horrendous circumstances. This 30-something solitary factory worker who lives on the edge of society is sentenced to death. A damning indictment of the death penalty and the manipulative behaviour of the media.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Vecchiali
CAST:  Jean-Christophe Bouvet  •  Sonia Saviange  •  Monique Mélinand  •  Maurice Gautier

À titre posthume (1986)

A young policeman searches for the murderers of his drug addict sister. While he carries out his investigations, the criminals manage to get him charged with murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Vecchiali
CAST:  Stéphane Jobert  •  Marie Dubois  •  Marianne Basler  •  Pierre Santini

A young policeman searches for the murderers of his drug addict sister. While he carries out his investigations, the criminals manage to get him charged with murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Vecchiali
CAST:  Stéphane Jobert  •  Marie Dubois  •  Marianne Basler  •  Pierre Santini

La Cage aux folles (1973)

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DIRECTION:  Pierre Mondy
CAST:  Michel Serrault  •  Jean Poiret  •  Philippe Lavot  •  Jacqueline Mille

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DIRECTION:  Pierre Mondy
CAST:  Michel Serrault  •  Jean Poiret  •  Philippe Lavot  •  Jacqueline Mille

Undercover (2022)

October 2015. French customs seize seven tonnes of cannabis in the heart of the capital. The same day, Hubert Antoine, a former mole with a shady past, contacts Stéphane Vilner, a journalist at Libération. He claims to be able to demonstrate the existence of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thierry de Peretti
CAST:  Pio Marmaï  •  Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi  •  Alexis Manenti  •  Vincent Lindon

October 2015. French customs seize seven tonnes of cannabis in the heart of the capital. The same day, Hubert Antoine, a former mole with a shady past, contacts Stéphane Vilner, a journalist at Libération. He claims to be able to demonstrate the existence of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thierry de Peretti
CAST:  Pio Marmaï  •  Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi  •  Alexis Manenti  •  Vincent Lindon