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Jorge Semprún (1923–2011)

Jorge Semprún was born on December 10, 1923 in Madrid, Spain as Jorge Semprún Maura. He was a writer and actor, known for Z (1969), Une femme à sa fenêtre (1976) and The War Is Over (1966). He was married to Collette Leloup and Loleh Bellon. He died on June 7, 2011 in Paris, France. See full bio »

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(age 87) in Paris, France

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 2011 The Time of Silence (TV Movie) (scenario and dialogue)
 2009 Ah, c'était ça la vie! (TV Mini-Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2009) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.1 (2009) ... (written by)
 1997 K
 1995 L'affaire Dreyfus (TV Movie)
 1991 Netchaïev est de retour (novel)
 1988 Médecins des hommes (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 1983 Los desastres de la guerra (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1983) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.5 (1983) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (1983) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (1983) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (1983) ... (writer)
 1978 Roads to the South (written by)
 1976 Une femme à sa fenêtre (dialogue)
 1974 Stavisky...
 1974 Les deux mémoires (Documentary)
 1972 The Assassination (adaptation and dialogue)
 1970 The Confession (adaptation and dialogue)
 1969 Z (writer)
 1966 Objective 500 Million (collaboration)
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Author of the novel, "Le Grand Voyage," published in English as "the Long Voyage" and also as "The Cattle Truck." See more »

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3 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Federico Sánchez
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Personal Quote:

I will always defend the legitimacy of literary fiction in expounding historical truth. In the case of deportation, both Jewish and non-Jewish, it is simply not possible to tell, or write the truth. The truth we experienced is not credible, and this is a fact that the Nazis relied upon in terms of their legacy. See more »

Trivia:

He was born to a Spanish Republican Diplomat who was posted to The Hague in the Netherlands during the civil war. He was also the grandson of Antonio Maura. After Franco's victory, the family moved to Paris, France. He studied philosophy at the Sorbonne and joined the Spanish Communist Party and the French Resistance during World War II. He was arrested by the German Gestapo and sent to ... See more »

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