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Émile Zola (1840–1902)


Émile Zola was born on April 2, 1840, in Paris, France. His father was an Italian engineer. Young Zola studied at the Collége Bourbon in Provence, where his schoolmate and friend was Paul Cezanne. In 1858 Zola returned to Paris and became a student at the Lycée Saint-Louis, from which he graduated in 1862. After working at clerical jobs, he began ... See full bio »

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(age 62) in Paris, France

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Thirst Writer
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Nana Writer
(1926)
Human Desire Writer
(1954)

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 2015 Areno (based on the novel by)
  The Paradise (TV Series) (novel - 9 episodes, 2012 - 2013) (based on the novel by - 2 episodes, 2013)
- Episode #2.3 (2013) ... (based on the novel by - as Emile Zola)
- Episode #2.2 (2013) ... (based on the novel by - as Emile Zola)
- Episode #2.1 (2013) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.8 (2012) ... (novel - as Emile Zola)
- Episode #1.7 (2012) ... (novel - as Emile Zola)
 2013 In Secret (novel "Thérèse Raquin")
 2012 La joie de vivre (TV Movie) (novel)
 2009 Au siècle de Maupassant: Contes et nouvelles du XIXème siècle (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- Pour une nuit d'amour (2009) ... (short story)
 2009 Ekamath eka Rataka (short story)
 2009 Thirst (inspired by "Thérèse Raquin")
 2008 La mort d'Olivier Bécaille (Short) (novel)
 2006 Racconti neri (TV Series) (short story "La mort d'Olivier Bécaille" - 1 episode)
- La morte di Olivier Bécaille (2006) ... (short story "La mort d'Olivier Bécaille")
 2002 La liberté de Marie (TV Mini-Series) (novel "Thérèse Raquin")
 2001 This Filthy Earth (novel "La Terre")
 2001 Nana (TV Movie) (novel)
 1999 Nanà (TV Movie) (novel)
 1999 Na koniec swiata (novel)
 1995 Cruel Train (TV Movie) (novel "La Bête Humaine")
 1995 L'histoire du samedi (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Une page d'amour (1995) ... (novel)
 1993 Germinal (novel)
 1988 L'argent (TV Movie) (novel)
 1988 Manifesto (novel "Pour une nuit d'amour")
 1987 Mirage dangereux (TV Movie) (short story "Pour une nuit d'amour")
 1986 Une femme innocente (TV Movie) (novella "Histoire d'un fou")
 1985 Teresa Raquin (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1983 Nana (novel - as Emile Zola)
 1981 Nana (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1980 La fortune des Rougon (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1980) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1980) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1980) ... (novel)
 1980 Une page d'amour (TV Movie) (novel)
 1980 Thérèse Raquin (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1980) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1980) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1980) ... (novel)
 1979 Naná (novel)
 1979 Madame Sourdis (TV Movie) (short story)
 1979 Thérèse Raquin (TV Movie) (novel)
 1978 Novela (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- La taberna (1978) ... (play)
 1976 La petición (short story)
 1973 The Nineteenth Century Novel and Its Legacy (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Germinal (1973) ... (novel)
 1971-1972 Alta comedia (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Teresa Raquín (1972)
- Naná (1971)
 1972 Zapadnya (TV Movie) (novel)
 1972 Pot-Bouille (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1971 Las grandes novelas (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Teresa Raquín (1971)
 1971 Le bouton de rose (TV Movie) (play)
 1970 Nana (novel)
 1970 Germinal (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 5 episodes)
- Trapped (1970) ... (novel)
- Soldiers (1970) ... (novel)
- Mob Rule (1970) ... (novel)
- Mutual Aid (1970) ... (novel)
- Miners (1970) ... (novel)
 1968 Nana (TV Mini-Series) (original author - 5 episodes)
- Fall of an Empire (1968) ... (original author)
- The Queen (1968) ... (original author)
- The Victim (1968) ... (original author)
- The Courtesan (1968) ... (original author)
- The Actress (1968) ... (original author)
 1967 L'oeuvre (TV Movie) (novel)
 1966 Thérèse Raquin (TV Movie) (novel)
 1966 The Game Is Over (novel "La curée")
 1965 Thérèse Raquin (TV Movie) (novel)
 1964 Ocho estrellas en busca del amor (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Teresa Raquín (1964)
- Naná (1964)
 1963 Germinal (novel)
 1961 Play of the Week (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Therese Raquin (1961) ... (novel)
 1959 Noc poslubna (story "Attaque du Moulin")
 1957 Lovers of Paris (novel)
 1957 La bestia humana (novel "La Bete Humaine")
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode)
- Therese (1956) ... (adaptation)
 1956 Thérèse Raquin (TV Movie) (play)
 1956 Gervaise (novel "L'Assommoir")
 1955 Nana (novel)
 1954 Human Desire (novel "La Bête Humaine" - as Emile Zola)
 1953 The Adultress (novel)
 1953 Suspense (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Accounting (1953) ... (story)
 1953 Encounter (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Guilt (1953) ... (novel)
 1950 Thérèse Raquin (TV Movie) (novel) / (play)
 1947 Passionnelle (novel)
 1945 Naïs (short story "Naïs Micoulin")
 1944 Naná (novel)
 1943 Shop Girls of Paris (novel)
 1938 La Bête Humaine (novel)
 1936 L'argent (novel)
 1934 Nana (novel)
 1933 L'assommoir (novel)
 1931 Le rêve
 1930 Au bonheur des dames (novel)
 1929 Fécondité (novel)
 1928 L'argent (novel)
 1928 Thérèse Raquin (novel)
 1926 Nana (inspired by the novel by)
 1925 Nantas (short "story Nantas")
 1923 Pour une nuit d'amour (novel "Pour une nuit d'amour")
 1923 Una pagina d'amore (novel)
 1922 La vérité
 1922 Zum Paradies der Damen (novel)
 1921 L'assommoir (Short) (novel)
 1921 La terre (novel)
 1921 Le rêve (novel)
 1920 Die Bestie im Menschen (novel)
 1920 Maddalena Ferat (novel)
 1920 Nantas
 1920 Travail (novel)
 1918 Una donna funesta (novel)
 1917 Chelovek - zver (novel)
 1917 Drink (novel "L'Assomoir")
 1917 A Man and the Woman (novel "Nana")
 1917 La cuccagna (novel "La curée")
 1916 The Marble Heart (novel "Thérèse Raquin" - uncredited)
 1915 Penge (novel "L'Argent")
 1915 Destruction (novel "Labor")
 1915 Teresa Raquin (Short) (novel)
 1913/I Miraklet (novel "Lourdes")
 1913 Brother Against Brother (novel "La Débâcle")
 1912 Una pagina d'amore (Short) (novel)
 1912 The Great Mine Disaster (Short) (novel "Germinal")
 1910 The Attack on the Mill (Short) (story)
 1909 Faldgruben (novel "L'Assommoir")
 1908 Drink (Short) (novel)
 1905 Down in the Coal Mines (Short) (novel "Germinal")
 1902 Alcohol and Its Victims (Short) (novel "L'Assommoir")
 1902 L'assommoir (Short) (novel)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "L'argent" (filmed as L'argent (1928)). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 5 Print Biographies | 8 Portrayals | See more »

Alternate Names:

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Failed his entrance exam to L'École des Beaux-Arts in 1861. See more »

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