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Jean-Christophe Averty (1928–2017)

Jean-Christophe Averty was born on August 6, 1928 in Paris, France as Jean Christophe Charles Averty. He was a director and writer, known for Ubu roi (1965), Midsummer Night's Dream (1971) and Soft Self-Portrait of Salvador Dali (1970). He was married to Marie-Blanche Vergnes. He died on March 4, 2017 in France. See full bio »


(age 88) in France

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Ubu roi
Ubu roi Director
Midsummer Night's Dream
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 1995-2000 Un siècle d'écrivains (TV Series documentary) (2 episodes)
- Alfred Jarry (1995)
 1990 Amour-Anarchie: Léo Ferré (TV Movie)
 1985 Le roi clos (TV Movie)
 1982 Panurge (TV Movie)
 1981 Ubu cocu ou l'archéoptéryx (TV Movie)
 1980 Émilie jolie (TV Movie)
 1980 Le surmâle (TV Movie)
 1979 Azouk (TV Movie)
 1977 Chantecler (TV Movie)
 1977 NBC Special Treat (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1977 Impressions d'Afrique (TV Movie)
 1976 Le château des Carpathes (TV Movie)
 1976 Une anémone pour Guignol (TV Movie)
 1975 Le péril bleu (TV Movie)
 1974 Show Pierre Etaix (TV Movie)
 1973 Musidora (TV Movie)
 1971 Melody (TV Short)
 1971 Midsummer Night's Dream (TV Movie)
 1971 Un beau ténébreux (TV Movie)
 1971 Ubu enchaîné (TV Movie)
 1970 Alice au pays des merveilles (TV Movie)
 1969 For me - formidable (TV Movie)
 1969 Music-Hall à Provins (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1968 Idea (TV Movie) (as Jean Christophe Averti)
 1968 Gala de l'Unicef (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1968 Montand chante Prévert (TV Movie)
 1966 Au risque de vous plaire (TV Series)
 1966 Chroniques de France (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Chroniques de France N° 18 (1966) ... (segment "one")
 1965 Ubu roi (TV Movie)
 1965 Dim Dam Dom (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1964-1965 Trente ans de silence (TV Series documentary) (3 episodes)
- Georges Galli (1965)
- Gina Manès (1965)
- Andrée Brabant (1964)
 1965 Happy New Yves (TV Movie)
 1964 Les verts pâturages (TV Movie)
 1964 La cage aux oiseaux (Short)
 1963 The Passing Show of 1963 (TV Movie)
 1962 L'ami public numéro un (TV Series) (1 episode)
- L'usine à rêves (1962) ... (uncredited)
 1962 Passing Show of 1962 (TV Movie)
 1960 Bouquet de femmes (TV Short)
 1959 En direct de... (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Du trombone (1959)
 1958 La logeuse (TV Movie)
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Jean Christophe Averti

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