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Marcel Proust (1871–1922)

Marcel Proust was a French intellectual, author and critic, best known for his seven-volume fiction 'In search of Lost Time'. He coined the term "involuntary memory", which became also known as "Proust effect" in modern psychology. He was born Valentin Louis Georges Eugéne Marcel Proust, on July 10, 1871, in Paris, France. His father, Achille ... See full bio »


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 2016 Dans le temps (Short) (book: excerpts)
 2014 W strone (Short) (novel: "In Search of Lost Time")
 2014/II The Captive
 2011 À la recherche du temps perdu (TV Mini Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Les intermittences du coeur (2011) ... (novel)
 2010 Du côté de chez Proust (novel "À la recherche du temps perdu")
 2009 The Time of Love (Short) (additional material)
 2005/I Ici et là (Short) (novel "A la recherche du temps perdu")
 2000 The Captive (inspired by the book "La prisonnière")
 1999 Marcel Proust's Time Regained (novel 'Le temps retrouvé')
 1986 Preámbulo a un silencio (Short) (writings)
 1984 Swann in Love (novel)
 1981 Les intermittences du coeur (TV Movie) (novels "A la recherche du temps perdu")
 1971 Les cent livres des hommes (TV Series) (original work written by - 1 episode)
- Du côté de chez Swann (1971) ... (original work written by)
 1971 Choses vues (TV Series documentary) (extracts - 1 episode)
- Proust, l'art et la douleur (1971) ... (extracts)
 1955 Madame Aurélie (TV Movie)
 1953 Correspondances (TV Series documentary) (texts - 1 episode)
- Vermeer de Delft et Marcel Proust (1953) ... (texts)
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