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Jean Benoît-Lévy (1888–1959)

Jean-Benoît Lévy was not just another film director. He directed a series of good quality feature films, whether silent or talking ("Ames d'enfant" [1927], "La maternelle" [1934], "La mort du cygne" [1937] ...), and he was also passionate about pedagogy, making over 300 highly interesting educational shorts dealing mainly with social, public ... See full bio »


(age 71) in Paris, France

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 1952/II Agence matrimoniale (Short)
 1952 Le congrès de la dance (Short)
 1952 Le poignard (Short)
 1952 Sous les ponts (Short)
 1937 Ballerina
 1936 Hélène
 1936 Le Causse (Documentary short)
 1934 Culture des noyers (Documentary short)
 1934 Itto
 1934 L'agronomie au Maroc (Documentary short)
 1934 L'arbre et l'eau en haute montagne (Documentary short)
 1933 Le pâturage sur le Plateau Central (Documentary short)
 1932 Culture des orchidées (Documentary short)
 1932 La broderie (Documentary short)
 1932 Le printemps (Documentary short)
 1932 Le remembrement (Documentary short)
 1932 Le varon, ennemi de l'éleveur (Documentary short)
 1931 La fonderie II: fonderie d'art (Documentary short)
 1930 Maternité
 1930 L'ébénisterie (Documentary short)
 1930 La culture du rosier (Documentary short)
 1930 La maison (Short)
 1930 Un village moderne (Documentary short)
 1929 Peach Skin
 1929 Conserves de beurre et d'oeufs (Documentary short)
 1929 Conserves de fruits (Documentary short)
 1929 Conserves de légumes (Documentary short)
 1929 Conserves de viande et de poisson (Documentary short)
 1929 Culture du potiron (Documentary short)
 1929 La chaux en agriculture (Documentary short)
 1929 La culture de la tomate (Documentary short)
 1929 La machine humaine (Documentary short)
 1929 Le fumier de ferme (Documentary short)
 1928 Culture de l'asperge (Documentary short)
 1928 Culture du melon (Documentary short)
 1928 L'apéritif (Short)
 1928 L'artichaut (Documentary short)
 1928 La carpe sélectionnée (Documentary short)
 1928 La culture de la fraise (Documentary short)
 1928 La culture du cornichon (Documentary short)
 1928 La culture du cresson de fontaine (Documentary short)
 1928 La culture du peuplier (Documentary short)
 1928 Le cardon (Documentary short)
 1928 Maladies des moutons (Documentary short)
 1927 L'école d'agriculture de Cibeins (Documentary short)
 1927 L'ensilage des fourrages verts (Documentary short)
 1927 Les explosifs en agriculture (Documentary short)
 1926 The Nest
 1926 Artisanat rural: les ateliers ambulants (Documentary short)
 1926 L'hygiène du lait (Documentary)
 1926 L'olivier (Documentary short)
 1926 Le commerce des oeufs (Documentary short)
 1925 Défense des vignes contre les parasites (Documentary short)
 1925 La destruction des campagnols (Documentary short)
 1925 Le bon et le mauvais laitier (Documentary short)
 1925 Petits doigts de fée (Documentary short)
 1925 Un beau métier méconnu: le repassage (Documentary short)
 1925 Vendanges et vinification (Documentary short)
 1922 Pasteur (co-director - as J.B. Lévy)
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Alternate Names:

J.B. Lévy | Francis Mair

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Member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 1949

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