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Guy Debord (1931–1994)

Guy Debord was born on December 28, 1931 in Paris, France as Guy-Ernest Debord. He was a writer and director, known for The Society of the Spectacle (1974), Howlings in Favour of De Sade (1952) and In girum imus nocte et consumimur igni (1978). He died on November 30, 1994 in Bellevue-la-Montagne, Auvergne, France. See full bio »

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 2013 Venice 70: Future Reloaded (Short) (text - segment "Pietro Marcello")
 2004 (Une ballade à travers) Les ruines de Paris (Documentary) (writings)
 1995 Guy Debord, son art et son temps (TV Movie documentary)
 1978 In girum imus nocte et consumimur igni (Documentary) (written by)
 1974 The Society of the Spectacle (Documentary) (book) / (screenplay)
 1961 Critique of Separation (Short)
 1952 Howlings in Favour of De Sade (as Guy Ernest Debord)
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G.E. Debord | Guy Ernest Debord

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In 2001 a complete retrospective of Debord's films was shown at the 58th Venice International Film Festival in Venice, Italy (August 29th - September 8th 2001). See more »

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