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Francis Veber

Francis Veber was born on July 28, 1937 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France. He is a writer and director, known for The Closet (2001), The Birdcage (1996) and The Dinner Game (1998). He has been married to Françoise Veber since January 11, 1964. They have two children. See full bio »
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 2010 Dinner for Schmucks (film "Le Diner de Cons")
 2008 A Pain in the Ass (play "Le contrat") / (written by)
 2006 The Valet
 2003 Ruby & Quentin (screenplay, adaptation and dialogue)
 2001 The Closet (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1998 The Dinner Game (written by)
 1997 Fathers' Day (film Les Compères)
 1996 Le jaguar
 1996 The Birdcage (earlier screenplay)
 1994 My Father the Hero (screenplay)
 1991 Pure Luck (film La Chevre)
 1989 Three Fugitives (written by)
 1986 The Fugitives (written by)
 1985 Hold-Up
 1985 The Man with One Red Shoe (screenplay "Le grand blond avec une chaussure noire")
 1983 The ComDads (writer)
 1982 The Toy (film)
 1982 Partners (written by)
 1981 Buddy Buddy (play) / (story)
 1981 La Chevre
 1980 La cage aux folles II (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1980 Sunday Lovers (segment "The French Method")
 1979 Coup de tête (writer)
 1978 La Cage aux Folles (screenplay)
 1976 The Toy (written by)
 1975 Le téléphone rose (written by)
 1975 The Night Caller (dialogue)
 1974 The Return of the Tall Blond Man (screenplay and dialogue)
 1973 The Man from Acapulco (uncredited)
 1973 Man in the Trunk (writer)
 1973 A Pain in the Ass (play "Le contrat")
 1972 Flic Story (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1969 Call Me Mathilde (play "L'enlèvement")
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"Je ne vis pas en Amérique, je vis à Hollywood" - "I don't live in America, I live in Hollywood".


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