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Catherine Deneuve
Catherine Deneuve
Catherine Deneuve
(French: [katʁin dənœv]; born 22 October 1943) is a French actress as well as an occasional singer, model and producer. She gained recognition for her portrayal of aloof, mysterious beauties for various directors, including Luis Buñuel, François Truffaut
François Truffaut
and Roman Polanski.[1] In 1985, she succeeded Mireille Mathieu
Mireille Mathieu
as the official face of Marianne, France's national symbol of liberty. A 14-time César Award
César Award
nominee, she won for her performances in Truffaut's The Last Metro
The Last Metro
(1980) and Régis Wargnier's Indochine (1992)
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Jean-Paul Rappeneau
Jean-Paul Rappeneau
Jean-Paul Rappeneau
(born 8 April 1932) is a French film director and screenwriter. He started out in film as an assistant and screenwriter collaborating with Louis Malle
Louis Malle
on Zazie dans le métro
Zazie dans le métro
in 1960 and Vie privée in 1961. In 1964, he was co-screenwriter for L'Homme de Rio, which starred Jean-Paul Belmondo. The first film that he both wrote and directed was A Matter of Resistance in 1965
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Mireille Mathieu
Mireille Mathieu
Mireille Mathieu
(French: [miˈʁɛj maˈtjø]; born 22 July 1946) is a French singer. She has recorded over 1200 songs in eleven languages, with more than 150 million albums sold worldwide.[2][3][4][5]Contents1 Biography and career1.1 Early years 1.2 Debut (1962–1965) 1.3 Breakthrough (1965–1967) 1.4 Career 20th Century (1967–2000) 1.5 Career 21st Century (2001 – present)2 Personal life 3 Discography 4 Bibliography 5 References 6 External linksBiography and career[edit] Early years[edit] Mireille Mathieu
Mireille Mathieu
was born on 22 July 1946 in Avignon, France, the eldest daughter of a family of fourteen children; the youngest brother was born after she moved to Paris. Her father Roger and his family were native to Avignon, while her mother Marcelle-Sophie (née Poirier) was from Dunkirk
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Paris
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once. Paris
Paris
(French pronunciation: ​[paʁi] ( listen)) is the capital and most populous city in France, with an administrative-limits area of 105 square kilometres (41 square miles) and an official population of 2,206,488 (2015).[5] The city is a commune and department, and the heart of the 12,012-square-kilometre (4,638-square-mile) Île-de-
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France
France
France
(French: [fʁɑ̃s]), officially the French Republic (French: République française [ʁepyblik fʁɑ̃sɛz]), is a country whose territory consists of metropolitan France
France
in western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.[XIII] The metropolitan area of France
France
extends from the Mediterranean Sea
Mediterranean Sea
to the English Channel
English Channel
and the North Sea, and from the Rhine
Rhine
to the Atlantic Ocean. The overseas territories include French Guiana
French Guiana
in South America and several islands in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian oceans
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André Hunebelle
André Hunebelle
André Hunebelle
was a French maître verrier (master glassmaker) and film director. He was born on 1 September 1896 in Meudon (Hauts-de-Seine), and died on 27 November 1985 in Nice (Alpes-Maritimes).Contents1 Master Glass Artist 2 Filmmaker 3 Filmography 4 References 5 External linksMaster Glass Artist[edit] After attending polytechnic school for mathematics, he became a decorator, a designer, and then a master glass maker in the mid-1920s (first recorded exhibition PARIS 1927 included piece "Fruit & Foliage"). His work is known for its clean lines, which are elegant and singularly strong. He exhibited his own glass in a luxurious store located at 2 Avenue Victor-Emmanuel III, at the roundabout of the Champs Èlysées in Paris
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Venice Film Festival
The Venice
Venice
Film Festival or Venice
Venice
International Film Festival (Italian: Mostra Internazionale d'Arte Cinematografica della Biennale di Venezia, "International Exhibition of Cinematographic Art of the Venice
Venice
Biennale"), founded in 1932, is the oldest film festival in the world and one of the "Big Three" film festivals alongside the Cannes Film Festival and Berlin International Film Festival.[1][2] The film festival is part of the Venice
Venice
Biennale, which was founded by the Venetian City Council in 1895
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Hugh Johnson (cinematographer)
Johnson is a surname of Danish, English, Scottish and Swedish origin.[3] The name itself is a patronym of the given name John, literally meaning "son of John". The name John derives from Latin Johannes, which is derived through Greek Ἰωάννης Iōannēs from Hebrew
Hebrew
יוחנן Yohanan, meaning "Yahweh has favoured"
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Pierre Lescure
Pierre Lescure
Pierre Lescure
(born July 2, 1945), is a French journalist and television executive. He is best known for having founded the French TV music show Les Enfants du rock broadcast on public television from 1981 to 1988 and for having led the French Canal+
Canal+
channel from its creation in 1984 to 2002. Biography[edit] He is the son of François Lescure, French Resistance member and journalist for the French communist daily newspaper L'Humanité, and the grandson of Pierre de Lescure, founder of the publishing house Les Éditions de Minuit. He grew up in Choisy-le-Roi. He studied journalism at the Centre de formation des journalistes de Paris. He started his career at the radio station RTL, where he was reporter and news anchor from 1965 to 1968, and moved to RMC from 1968 to 1972.[1] He started working in television as a news anchor of the evening news program of the French public network Antenne 2
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L (Death Note)
L Lawliet (Japanese: エル・ローライト, Hepburn: Eru Rōraito)[1] is a fictional character in the manga series Death Note, created by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata. An individual with a past shrouded in mystery, he is an eccentric genius and international private investigator, reputed to be the world's best and brightest, who takes on cases that have stymied national governments and Interpol, and communicates with the world only through his equally inexplicable handler/assistant: "Watari"
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Liberalism
Liberalism
Liberalism
is a political philosophy or worldview founded on ideas of liberty and equality.[1][2][3] Liberals espouse a wide array of views depending on their understanding of these principles, but generally they support ideas and programmes such as freedom of speech, freedom of the press, freedom of religion, free markets, civil rights, democratic societies, secular governments, gender equality and international cooperation.[4][5][6][7][8][9][10] Liberalism
Liberalism
first became a distinct political movement during the Age of Enlightenment, when it became popular among philosophers and economists in the Western world. Liberalism
Liberalism
rejected the prevailing social and political norms of hereditary privilege, state religion, absolute monarchy and the divine right of kings
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Aimé Clariond
Aimé Clariond (10 April 1894 – 1 January 1959) was a French stage and film actor
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Academy Award For Best Actress
The Academy Award for Best Actress
Academy Award for Best Actress
is an award presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
(AMPAS). It is given in honor of an actress who has delivered an outstanding performance in a leading role while working within the film industry. The 1st Academy Awards
1st Academy Awards
ceremony was held in 1929 with Janet Gaynor receiving the award for her roles in 7th Heaven, Street Angel, and Sunrise.[1] Currently, nominees are determined by single transferable vote within the actors branch of AMPAS; winners are selected by a plurality vote from the entire eligible voting members of the Academy.[2] In the first three years of the awards, actresses were nominated as the best in their categories
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BAFTA Award For Best Actress In A Leading Role
Best Actress in a Leading Role is a British Academy Film Award presented annually by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts to recognize an actress who has delivered an outstanding leading performance in a film.From 1952 to 1967, there were two Best Actress awards presented, Best British Actress and Best Foreign Actress. From 1968 onwards, the two awards merged into one award, which from 1968 to 1984 was known as Best Actress.[1] From 1985 to present, the award has been known by its current name of Best Actress in a Leading Role.[2]Contents1 Winners and nominees1.1 Best British Actress (1952–1967) 1.2 Best Foreign Actress (1952–1967) 1.3 Best Actress in a Leading Role (1968–present)1.3.1 1968–1979 1.3.2 1980s 1.3.3 1990s 1.3.4 2000s 1.3.5 2010s2 Superlatives 3 Multiple nominations 4 Multiple awards 5 Notes 6 See also 7 References 8 External linksWinners and nominees[edit] † – indicates the performance also won the Ac
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Jacques Demy
Jacques Demy
Jacques Demy
(French: [ʒak dəmi]; 5 June 1931 – 27 October 1990) was a French director, lyricist, and screenwriter. He appeared in the wake of the French New Wave alongside contemporaries like Jean-Luc Godard
Jean-Luc Godard
and François Truffaut. Demy's films are celebrated for their sumptuous visual style. Demy's style drew upon such diverse sources as Classic Hollywood
Hollywood
musicals, the documentary realism of his New Wave colleagues, fairy-tales, jazz, Japanese manga, and the opera. His films contain overlapping continuity (i.e., characters cross over from film to film), lush musical scores (typically composed by Michel Legrand) and motifs like teenaged love, labor rights, incest, and the intersection between dreams and reality
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Marianne
Marianne
Marianne
(pronounced [maʁjan]) is a national symbol of the French Republic, a personification of liberty and reason, and a portrayal of the Goddess of Liberty. Marianne
Marianne
is displayed in many places in France
France
and holds a place of honour in town halls and law courts. She symbolizes the Triumph of the Republic, a bronze sculpture overlooking the Place de la Nation
Place de la Nation
in Paris, and is represented with another Parisian statue in the Place de la République
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