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La Chamade

Film

"La Chamade" is a 1968 French romantic drama film written and directed by Alain Cavalier and starring Catherine Deneuve, Michel Piccoli, and Roger Van Hool. Based on the 1965 novel La Chamade by Françoise Sagan, the film is about a beautiful woman who is mistress to a rich, good-hearted businessman who provides for all her material needs, but for whom she has no true love. When she meets a charming young man her own age, she falls in love and soon becomes pregnant with his child. After Charles helps her through her crisis, her feelings for the young man gradually fades and she returns to the good-hearted businessman who has patiently waited for her. La Chamade was filmed on location in Paris and Nice.

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Google previewPicciola (1882)

Book I, with Grammatical and Explanatory Notes by Paul Baume by Xavier (M.)

(Battre la chamade is a peeuliar drum- beating or flourish of trumpet on the rampart of a fortified town, to call the attention of the besiegers to the fact that a white flag has been put up and that the garrison wish to capitulate.) 25 Plus amer que ...

Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature (1819)

by Abraham Rees

Baitre la chamade, is to beat a parley, or to make a signal by beat of drum, for a conference when any thing is to be proposed. This signal is sometimes ...

Google previewМорской техническій словарь ... Polyglot Naval Technical Dictionary ... Dictionnaire Technique Polyglotte des termes de la Marine, etc. Pt. 1., livr. 1-5. Eng., Fr. and Russ (1863)

by Andrei Mikhailovich ENGEL

battre la chamade. briser. battre la charge. plier bagage. battre la diane ou le reveil. depasser nn vaisseau, marcher plus vite que iui. avoir la marche sur un vaisseau .

Google previewGrove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians (1907)

by Sir George Grove, John Alexander Fuller-Maitland

where the following cavalry signals are given — L'entree ; Two Boute - selles ; A cbeval ; A l'estendart ; Le simple cavalquet ; Le double cavalquet ; La charge ; La chamade ; La retraite ; Le Guet. Of these signals (copies of which will be ...

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