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Julio Cortázar (I) (1914–1984)


One of the most important Argentinian writers of all time, Julio Cortazar was born in Belgium. When he was a child he went with his parents to Argentina. She stayed in Buenos Aires until 1951, when he went to Paris and he stayed in France until his death. His first book of short stories was "Bestiario" published in 1951. After this, he wrote many ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 69) in Paris, France

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Known For

Blow-Up
Blow-Up Writer
(1966)
Furia
Furia Writer
(1999)
A Hora Mágica
(1999)
Der gläserne Himmel
(1987)

Filmography

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 2016 Andante (Short) (orignal story) (post-production)
 2014 Cort(Os)Azar
 2014 Rien pour Pehuajo (Video)
 2014 Historias de Cronopios y de Famas (original story)
 2013 Continuidad de los Juegos (Short) (story)
 2011 Lineas (Video short)
 2010 Mucha (story)
 2008 Mentiras piadosas (short story "La Salud De Los Enfermos")
 2007 Ajolote (TV Movie) (original story)
 2005 París Marsella (Documentary) (inspiration)
 2005 Jogo Subterrâneo (short story)
 2005 Smesne i druge price (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Jedan zuti cvet (2005) ... (novel)
 2004 Hopscotch (Short) (novel)
 2003 Revelación (Short) (writer)
 1999 A Hora Mágica (short story)
 1999 Furia (story "Graffiti")
 1998 Diario para un cuento (story "Diario para un cuento")
 1996 Los especiales de Doria (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1995 Lucas (Short)
 1994 Avtobus (Short) (book)
 1988 Manuscrito Achado num Bolso (Short) (story)
 1987 Der gläserne Himmel (story "El cielo de cristal")
 1987 Cinéma 16 (TV Series) (short story "Fin de etapa" - 1 episode)
- Passe-temps (1987) ... (short story "Fin de etapa")
 1984 La maga (Short) (novel)
 1983 Instrucciones para John Howell (TV Movie) (original book)
 1982 Intramuros (Short)
 1981 Cambio luces (Short) (story)
 1979 Traffic Jam (short story "L'Autoroute du sud" - uncredited)
 1974 Histoires insolites (TV Series) (novel "Bons et loyaux services" - 1 episode)
- Monsieur Bébé (1974) ... (novel "Bons et loyaux services")
 1971 La fin du jeu (Short)
 1971 Fin de jeu (Short) (novel)
 1967 Weekend (short story "La autopista del Sur" - uncredited)
 1966 Blow-Up (short story "Las babas del diablo" - as Julio Cortazar)
 1965 El perseguidor (story)
 1965 Intimidad de los parques (stories)
 1965 Leonora Carrington o el sortilegio ironico (Documentary short)
 1964 Circe
 1962 La cifra impar (short story "Cartas de mamá")
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Other Works:

Fiction: "Your Most Profound Skin", "Playboy" (USA), February 1986, p.75.

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Alternate Names:

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Personal Quote:

Whenever we decide to use our imaginations more...we will have taken another step in the long march that leads towards our full self-realization.

Star Sign:

Virgo

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