Search results for "Jane Birkin"

Never Forget (1991) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Nov 2013

Contre l'Oubli (Against Oblivion) is a compilation of 30 French filmmakers, Alain Resnais and Jean Luc Godard among them, who use film to make a plea on behalf of a political ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jacques Doillon  •  Jane Birkin  •  Bertrand Tavernier  •  Jean-Luc Godard  •  Michel Piccoli  •  Alain Resnais  •  Philippe Muyl  •  Patrice Leconte  •  Claire Denis  •  Bernard Giraudeau  •  Costa-Gavras  •  Robert Kramer  •  Raymond Depardon  •  Alain Corneau  •  Chantal Akerman  •  Bertrand Blier  •  Jean Becker  •  Jacques Deray  •  Coline Serreau  •  Romain Goupil  •  Patrice Chéreau  •  Francis Girod  •  Michel Deville  •  René Allio  •  Martine Francke  •  Denis Amar  •  Jean-Michel Carré  •  Dominique Dante  •  Gérard Frot-Coutaz  •  Jean-Loup Hubert  •  Anne-Marie Miéville  •  Sarah Moon  •  Nadine Trintignant
CAST:  Paul Amar  •  Robert Badinter  •  Guy Bedos  •  Jane Birkin

Boxes (2007)

DVD release: Jun 2008

Anna, 50 years old, moves into her new house. Rooms are full of boxes which contain a lot of things and plenty of memories. Anna has lived many lives and her past comes out of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jane Birkin
CAST:  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Michel Piccoli  •  Jane Birkin  •  Natacha Régnier

A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries (1998) RT 77% / Audience 72%

DVD release: May 2002

This fictionalized story, based on the family life of writer James Jones, is an emotional slice-of-life story. Jones is portrayed here portrayed as Bill Willis, a former war ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Ivory
CAST:  Kris Kristofferson  •  Leelee Sobieski  •  Jane Birkin  •  Barbara Hershey

Blowup (1966)

A successful mod photographer in London whose world is bounded by fashion, pop music, marijuana, and easy sex, feels his life is boring and despairing. But in the course of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michelangelo Antonioni
CAST:  David Hemmings  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Sarah Miles  •  John Castle

La Belle Noiseuse (1991) RT 100% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Jul 2004

The former famous painter Frenhofer lives quietly with his wife on his countryside residence in the French Provence. When the young artist Nicolas visits him with his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jacques Rivette
CAST:  Michel Piccoli  •  Jane Birkin  •  Emmanuelle Béart  •  Marianne Denicourt

Merci Docteur Rey (2002) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: Aug 2005

A young phone-sex addict goes to a therapist who herself has died and a psychotic patient is in her place.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Andrew Litvack
CAST:  Dianne Wiest  •  Jane Birkin  •  Bulle Ogier  •  Roschdy Zem

Keep Your Right Up (1987)

This film is made up several sketches in which certain actors play several real or fictional roles to a background of rock music. The lead character, played by Godard himself, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jean-Luc Godard
CAST:  Jean-Luc Godard  •  Jane Birkin  •  Jacques Villeret  •  François Périer

Wonderwall (1968) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Aug 2004

The eccentric professor Collins lives completely secluded in his chaotic apartment. When the model Penny moves in next to him, he becomes fascinated of her. He drills holes in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joe Massot
CAST:  Jack MacGowran  •  Jane Birkin  •  Irene Handl  •  Richard Wattis

La femme de ma vie (1986)

Simon, a famous violinist, sinks into alcoholism. He finds support from his lover, who is also the manager of the orchestra in which he plays. But is she really helping him or ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Christophe Malavoy  •  Jane Birkin  •  Jean-Louis Trintignant  •  Béatrice Agenin

The Last September (2000) RT 42% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Sep 2000

In 1920s Ireland, an elderly couple reside over a tired country estate. Living with them are their high-spirited niece, their Oxford student nephew, and married house guests, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Deborah Warner
CAST:  Michael Gambon  •  Maggie Smith  •  Keeley Hawes  •  David Tennant

Romance of a Horsethief (1971) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Since time immemorial, the simple-minded boisterous people of Malava, a small Polish town near the border of imperial Russia, have lived on horse-stealing, horse-trading and ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Abraham Polonsky
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Eli Wallach  •  Jane Birkin  •  Lainie Kazan

Serious as Pleasure (1975)

"In Serieux comme le plaisir, two men and a woman live quite happily together in a romantic liaison. The woman is probably wealthy anyway, so the trio doesn't worry much about ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Robert Benayoun
CAST:  Jane Birkin  •  Richard Leduc  •  Raymond Bussières  •  Georges Mansart

Ceci est mon corps (2001)

Gifted student Antoine goes against his family’s wishes and accepts the lead role in a controversial director’s film. He learns that the role had previously been offered to a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rodolphe Marconi
CAST:  Louis Garrel  •  Jane Birkin  •  Elisabeth Depardieu  •  Didier Flamand

Dark Places (1973)

DVD release: Jan 2007

A scheming couple plot to conceal a hidden cache of stolen money from its rightful owner. The only problem is that the house they plan to hide it in is haunted.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
CAST:  Christopher Lee  •  Joan Collins  •  Herbert Lom  •  Jane Birkin

Nobody's Daughter Haewon (2013)

Haewon, a college student, wants to end her secret affair with her professor, Seongjun. Feeling depressed after bidding farewell to her mother who is set to immigrate to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hong Sang-soo
CAST:  Jeong Eun-chae  •  Jane Birkin  •  SunGyun Lee  •  JunSang Yu

The French Minister (2013) RT 65% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Jul 2014

Alexandre Taillard de Vorms is a force to be reckoned with. With his silver mane and tanned, athletic body, he stalks the world stage as Minister of Foreign Affairs for France ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Bertrand Tavernier
CAST:  Thierry Lhermitte  •  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Niels Arestrup  •  Anaïs Demoustier

Si tu meurs, je te tue (2011) RT Audience 50%

In Paris' cosmopolitan and colorful 10th arrondissement, Philippe, who's fresh out of prison, crosses paths with Avdal, a Kurd who is trying to track down an Iraqi war ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Hiner Saleem
CAST:  Jonathan Zaccaï  •  Golshifteh Farahani  •  Özz Nüjen  •  Menderes Samancılar

Jane B. for Agnes V. (1988)

A portrait of actress Jane Birkin.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Agnès Varda
CAST:  Jane Birkin  •  Jean-Pierre Léaud  •  Philippe Léotard  •  Farid Chopel