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Alain Jessua (1932–2017)


Alain Jessua was born on January 16, 1932 in Paris, France as Alain Rene Sando Jessua. He was a writer and assistant director, known for Life Upside Down (1964), En toute innocence (1988) and Frankenstein 90 (1984). He was married to Anna Gaylor. He died on November 30, 2017 in Évreux, Eure, France. See full bio »

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(1964)
(1988)
(1984)
(1967)

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 1997 The Colors of the Devil (scenario - adaptation, dialogue)
 1988 En toute innocence (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1984 Frankenstein 90 (scenario - adaptation, dialogue)
 1982 Paradis pour tous (idea) / (scenario - adaptation, dialogue)
 1979 The Dogs (adaptation and dialogue) / (original idea)
 1977 Armaguedon
 1973 Shock Treatment (scenario)
 1964 Life Upside Down (written by)
 1956 Léon la lune (Short)
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Other Works:

Book: "Crèvecoeur".Paris : J.-C. Lattès. ISBN 2-7096-1940-7

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Began as an assistant to directors Jacques Becker and Max Ophuls. See more »

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