Nominated for 2 Oscars.
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(adaptation - as Jorge Semprun) / (dialogue - as Jorge Semprun)
Author of the novel, "Le Grand Voyage," published in English as "the Long Voyage" and also as "The Cattle Truck."
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Jorge Semprun | Federico Sánchez
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You ask what haunts my writing. Well, after the camp there was the moral question of being a Communist. Trying to explain the folly and the necessity of that choice. Trying to show how it came to be my "Rasion D'Etre," and why this dead star hovered around so long above the previous century. Here are my obsessions, in no particular order: torture, the camps, the Jewish experience during the ...
After several decades of writing screenplays, novels, plays and essays in French, he wrote his first novel in Spanish - Veinte Anos Y Un Dia" [Twenty Years and a Day]- in 2003, at the age of 79.