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HENRI DE TURENNE (19 November 1921 – 23 August 2016) is a French journalist and screenwriter. He was born in Tours . The son of Armand de Turenne , a World War I
World War I
flying ace , he was raised in Germany and French Algeria , both countries becoming central creative themes in his adult work. After the Second World War , de Turenne worked as a journalist for Agence France-Presse , Le Figaro , France Soir
France Soir
, and ORTF , reporting from Allied-occupied Germany , covering the Korean War and the Algerian War , and, in 1952, winning the Prix Albert Londres . Since the mid-1960s, he worked primarily in television, notably on the French Grandes Batailles series for Pathé , making over a hundred documentaries. He won an Emmy
Emmy
in 1982 for a documentary on the Vietnam War . His fictional works include Les Alsaciens ou les deux Mathilde (1996), made for Arte
Arte
, for which he shared a 7 d\'Or with Michel Deutsch .

CONTENTS

* 1 Filmography * 2 Bibliography * 3 Notes and references * 4 External links

FILMOGRAPHY

* Les Grandes Batailles (series: 1967–1975) * Les évasions célèbres (1972) * Les Grandes Batailles du Passé (series: 1973–1977) * Le Loup blanc (1977) * Les Grands déserts (1981) * Fort Saganne
Fort Saganne
(1984) * Sixième gauche (1990) (TV) * Maigret et le fantôme" (1994) (TV) * Les alsaciens - ou les deux Mathilde (series: 1996–1997) (TV) * La ferme du crocodile (1996) (TV) * L'Algérie des chimères (2001) (TV) * Apocalypse
Apocalypse
- La 2e guerre mondiale (2009) (TV)

BIBLIOGRAPHY

* Turenne, Henri de; Ducher, François; Deutsch, Michel; (1996). Les Alsaciens, ou, Les deux Mathilde. Paris: Jean-Claude Lattès. ISBN 978-2-7096-1713-0 * Turenne, Henri de; Soulé, Robert; (2000). L'Algérie des chimères. Paris : Jean-Claude Lattès. ISBN 978-2-7096-2138-0

NOTES AND REFERENCES

* ^ A B C D E F (in French) Radio France biography

EXTERNAL LINKS

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