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1984 Cannes Film Festival
The 37TH CANNES FILM FESTIVAL was held from 11 to 23 May 1984 . The Palme d\'Or went to the Paris, Texas by Wim Wenders
Wim Wenders
. The festival opened with Fort Saganne , directed by Alain Corneau and closed with The Bounty , directed by Roger Donaldson . During this festival, a private group, under the patronage of the festival's authorities held a side event presenting film trailers. A French jury, presided by Saul Bass , awarded its Grand Prize to the trailer for Flashdance
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Ennio Morricone
ENNIO MORRICONE, Grand Officer OMRI (Italian: ; born 10 November 1928) is an Italian composer, orchestrator, conductor, and former trumpet player. He composes a wide range of music styles, making him one of the most versatile, experimental and influential composers of all time, working in any medium. Since 1946 Morricone has composed over 500 scores for cinema and television, as well as over 100 classical works
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Jacques Doillon
JACQUES DOILLON (French: ; born 15 March 1944) is a French film director . He has a habit of giving lead roles to inexperienced young actresses in his films on family life and women. Some actresses to break through are Fanny Bastien, Sandrine Bonnaire
Sandrine Bonnaire
, Judith Godrèche , Marianne Denicourt and Charlotte Gainsbourg
Charlotte Gainsbourg
and Juliette Binoche
Juliette Binoche
. Doillon was born in Paris
Paris
. He had a relationship with actress Jane Birkin in the 1980s, following her break-up with Serge Gainsbourg
Serge Gainsbourg
. Their daughter, Lou Doillon
Lou Doillon
, was born in 1982. His 1989 film The 15 Year Old Girl was entered into the 16th Moscow International Film Festival . His 1990 film La vengeance d\'une femme was entered into the 40th Berlin International Film Festival
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Isabelle Huppert
ISABELLE ANNE MADELEINE HUPPERT (French pronunciation: ​ ; born 16 March 1953) is a French actress who has appeared in more than 110 films since her debut in 1971. She is the most nominated actress for the César Award , with 16 nominations. She twice won the César Award for Best Actress , for La Cérémonie (1995) and for Elle (2016). Huppert was made Chevalier of the Ordre national du Mérite in 1994 and was promoted to Officier in 2005. She was made a Chevalier of the Legion of Honour
Legion of Honour
in 1999 and was promoted to Officer in 2009. Huppert's first César nomination was for the 1975 film Aloïse . In 1978, she won the BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer for The Lacemaker
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Carlos Diegues
CARLOS DIEGUES, also known as CACá DIEGUES, (born May 19, 1940) is a Brazilian film director . He was born in Maceió , Alagoas , and is best known as a member of the Cinema Novo movement. FILMOGRAPHY (DIRECTOR) * Fuga (1959; short film) * Brasília (1960; short film) * Domingo (1961; short film) * Five Times Favela (1962) * Ganga Zumba (1964) * The Big City (1966) * The Inheritors (1969) * Quando o Carnaval Chegar (1972) * Joanna Francesa (1973) * Xica (1976) * A Summer Rain (1978) * Bye Bye Brazil (1979) * Quilombo (1984) * Subway to the Stars (1987) * Better Days Ahead (1989) * Tieta of Agreste (1996) * Orfeu (1999) * God Is Brazilian (2003) * The Greatest Love of All (2006) * O Grande Circo Místico (pre-production)REFERENCES * ^ Thompson, Howard (January 21, 1972). "MOVIE REVIEW Brazilian Slaves Flee in \'Ganga Zumba\'"
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Stanley Donen
STANLEY DONEN (/ˈdɔːnən/ DAWN-ən ; born April 13, 1924) is an American film director and choreographer whose most celebrated works are Singin\' in the Rain and On the Town , both of which he co-directed with actor and dancer Gene Kelly
Gene Kelly
. His other noteworthy films include Royal Wedding
Royal Wedding
, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers , Funny Face , Indiscreet , Damn Yankees! , Charade , and Two for the Road . He received an Honorary Academy Award in 1998 for his body of work and a Career Golden Lion from the Venice Film Festival
Venice Film Festival
in 2004. He was hailed by film critic David Quinlan as "the King of the Hollywood musicals ". Donen married five times and had three children. His current long term partner is film director and comedian Elaine May
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Alexandre Trauner
ALEXANDRE TRAUNER (as Sándor Trau on 3 August 1906 in Budapest
Budapest
, Hungary
Hungary
– 5 December 1993 in Omonville-la-Petite , France
France
) was a production designer . After studying painting at Hungarian Royal Drawing School , he emigrated to Paris
Paris
in 1929, where he became the assistant of set designer Lazare Meerson , working on such films as À nous la liberté (1932) and La Kermesse héroïque
La Kermesse héroïque
(1935). In 1937, he became a chief set designer. He worked on the majority of Marcel Carné
Marcel Carné
's films, including Quai des brumes (1938), Le Jour se lève
Le Jour se lève
(1939), and Les Enfants du paradis (1945)
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Pat O'Connor (director)
PAT O\'CONNOR (born 1943 in Ardmore, County Waterford , Ireland ) is a BAFTA -winning Irish film director . CONTENTS * 1 Career * 2 Filmography * 3 References * 4 External links CAREERIn 1982, O'Connor won a Jacob\'s Award for his direction of the RTÉ TV adaptation of William Trevor 's short story , Ballroom of Romance starring Cyril Cusack and Brenda Fricker . It was shot near the village of Ballycroy, County Mayo . He subsequently won the BAFTA award for "Best Television Single Drama, 1983," for the same work. He also directed Trevor's One of Ourselves for BBC TV, again starring Cyril Cusack, and filmed in Cappoquin and Lismore , Co. Waterford. O'Connor has been married since 1990 to Oscar -nominated actress Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio , with whom he has two sons. He directed Mastrantonio in another William Trevor film adaptation, Fools of Fortune as well as The January Man
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Lars Von Trier
LARS VON TRIER (b. LARS TRIER, 30 April 1956) is a Danish film director and screenwriter with a prolific and controversial career spanning almost four decades. His work is known for its genre and technical innovation; confrontational examination of existential , social, and political issues; and his treatment of subjects such as mercy, sacrifice, and mental health. Among his more than 100 awards and 200 nominations at film festivals worldwide, he has received: the Palme d\'Or (for Dancer in the Dark ), the Grand Prix (for Breaking the Waves ), the Prix du Jury (for Europa ), and the Technical Grand Prize (for The Element of Crime
The Element of Crime
and Europa ) at the Cannes Film Festival
Cannes Film Festival
. In March 2017, he began filming The House That Jack Built , an English-language, serial killer thriller
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Satyajit Ray
SATYAJIT RAY (Bengali: ( listen ); 2 May 1921 – 23 April 1992) was an Indian filmmaker and author, widely regarded as one of the greatest filmmakers of the 20th century. Ray was born in the city of Calcutta
Calcutta
into a Bengali Brahmo
Brahmo
family which was prominent in the field of arts and literature. Starting his career as a commercial artist, Ray was drawn into independent filmmaking after meeting French filmmaker Jean Renoir
Jean Renoir
and viewing Vittorio De Sica
Vittorio De Sica
's Italian neorealist film Bicycle Thieves (1948) during a visit to London. Ray directed 36 films, including feature films, documentaries and shorts . He was also a fiction writer, publisher, illustrator, calligrapher, music composer, graphic designer and film critic. He authored several short stories and novels, primarily aimed at children and adolescents
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Márta Mészáros
MáRTA MéSZáROS (born 19 September 1931) is a Hungarian screenwriter and film director . The daughter of László Mészáros, a sculptor , Mészáros began her career working in documentary film , having made 25 documentary shorts over the span of ten years. Her full-length directorial debut, Eltavozott nap/The Girl (1968), was the first Hungarian film to have been directed by a woman, and won the Special Prize of the Jury at the Valladolid International Film Festival . Mészáros' work often combines autobiographical details with documentary footage. Prominent themes include characters' denials of their pasts, the consequences of dishonesty, and the problematics of gender. Her films often feature heroines from fragmented families, such as young girls seeking their missing parents (The Girl) or middle-aged women looking to adopt children (Adoption )
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Marco Bellocchio
MARCO BELLOCCHIO (Italian: ; born 9 November 1939) is an Italian film director, screenwriter, and actor. CONTENTS* 1 Life and career * 1.1 Films * 1.2 Political activity * 2 Filmography * 3 References * 4 External links LIFE AND CAREERBorn in Bobbio , near Piacenza , Marco Bellocchio had a strict Catholic upbringing – his father was a lawyer, his mother a schoolteacher. He began studying philosophy in Milan but then decided to enter film school, making his first film, Fists in the Pocket , (I pugni in tasca, winner of the Silver Sail at the 1965 Festival del film Locarno ), funded by family members and shot on family property, in 1965 . FILMSBellocchio's films include China is Near (1967), Sbatti il mostro in prima pagina (Slap the Monster on Page One) (1972), Nel Nome del Padre (In the name of the Father – a satire on a Catholic boarding school that shares affinities with Lindsay Anderson 's If...
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Saul Bass
Ruth Cooper (1938–1960; 2 children) Elaine Makatura Bass (1961–1996; his death; 2 children) AWARDSAcademy Award, Best Documentary, Short Subjects, Why Man Creates (1968); Honorary Doctorate, Otis College of Art and Design
Otis College of Art and Design
(1986). SAUL BASS (/sɔːl bæs/ ; May 8, 1920 – April 25, 1996) was an American graphic designer and Academy Award
Academy Award
-winning filmmaker, best known for his design of motion-picture title sequences , film posters , and corporate logos . During his 40-year career Bass worked for some of Hollywood's most prominent filmmakers, including Alfred Hitchcock
Alfred Hitchcock
, Otto Preminger
Otto Preminger
, Billy Wilder
Billy Wilder
, Stanley Kubrick
Stanley Kubrick
and Martin Scorsese
Martin Scorsese

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Michel Deville
MICHEL DEVILLE (born 13 April 1931) is a French film director and screenwriter . Deville started his filmmaking career in the late 1950s, paralleling the emergence of the French New Wave directors. He never achieved the level of critical and international recognition of some of his contemporaries such as François Truffaut
François Truffaut
, Jean-Luc Godard
Jean-Luc Godard
and Claude Chabrol , possibly because of his more conventional filmmaking style. Nevertheless, his films, especially his comedies from the 1970s and 1980s, were popular in his native France. One of Deville's comedies, La Lectrice (The Reader) was probably his biggest success with international audiences. La Lectrice is about a woman (played by Miou-Miou ), who finds work reading novels for the blind but gradually finds herself unwittingly attracting a clientele of fetishists who enjoyed being read to
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Bertrand Tavernier
TAVERNIER may refer to: CONTENTS* 1 People with the surname * 1.1 Tavernier
Tavernier
* 1.2 Detaevernier * 2 Places * 3 Art and culture * 4 Computers * 5 References PEOPLE WITH THE SURNAMETAVERNIER This page lists people with the surname TAVERNIER. If an internal link intending to refer to a specific person led you to this page, you may wish to change that link by adding the person's given name (s) to the link. * ADOLPHE TAVERNIER (1853-1945), writer , art critic et journalist French . * ALEXANDRA TAVERNIER (born 1993), French athlete specialist in hammer thrower. * ALPHONSE TAVERNIER (1852-1933), French painter and Provençal poet. * AMEET TAVERNIER , Antwerp printer of the 16th century, who emigrated to Spain (Taberniels). * BERTRAND TAVERNIER (1941-), French filmmaker. * CHRISTIAN TAVERNIER (1955-), electronic engineer. * CHRISTIAN TAVERNIER, composer. * CHRISTIAN TAVERNIER, Doctor (Oncology, Rheumatology)
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