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Alain Resnais (1922–2014)


Alain Resnais was born on June 3, 1922 in Vannes, Morbihan, France as Alain Pierre Marie Jean Georges Resnais. He was a director and editor, known for Mon oncle d'Amérique (1980), Same Old Song (1997) and Coeurs (2006). He was married to Sabine Azéma and Florence Malraux. He died on March 1, 2014 in Paris, France. See full bio »

Died:

(age 91) in Paris, France

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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 56 wins & 38 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Mon oncle d'Amérique
(1980)
Same Old Song
Same Old Song Director
(1997)
Coeurs
Coeurs Director
(2006)
Hiroshima Mon Amour
(1959)

Filmography

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 2006 Coeurs
 1997 Same Old Song
 1993 L'encyclopédie audio-visuelle (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Gershwin (1993)
 1991 Contre l'oubli (segment "Pour Esteban Gonzalez Gonzalez, Cuba")
 1986 Mélo
 1977 Providence
 1974 Stavisky...
 1973 L'an 01 (sequence director "Séquence de New York")
 1968 Cinétracts (Documentary) (uncredited)
 1967 Far from Vietnam (Documentary) (segment "Claude Ridder")
 1959 Le chant du Styrène (Documentary short)
 1957 Toute la mémoire du monde (Documentary short)
 1956 Night and Fog (Documentary short)
 1953 Les statues meurent aussi (Documentary short)
 1951 Pictura (Documentary) (segment "Goya")
 1951 Guernica (Documentary short)
 1950 Gauguin (Short)
 1948 Châteaux de France (Documentary short)
 1948 Les jardins de Paris (Short)
 1948 Malfray (Documentary short)
 1948 Van Gogh (Documentary short)
 1947 Journée naturelle (Documentary short)
 1947 L'alcool tue (Short) (as Alzin Rezarail)
 1947 La bague
 1947 Visite à Oscar Dominguez (Documentary short)
 1936 L'aventure de Guy (Short)
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Show Show Writer (6 credits)
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Show Show Actor (3 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (14 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Volume of photos: "Réperages", 1973.

Publicity Listings:

9 Print Biographies | 1 Interview | 6 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Alex Reval | Alzin Rezarail

Height:

6' 3¼" (1.91 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I never had any special appetite for filmmaking, but you have to make a living and it is miraculous to earn a living working in film. See more »

Trivia:

Was married to Florence Malraux, the only daughter of the writer André Malraux. See more »

Nickname:

The Sphinx

Star Sign:

Gemini

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