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Marguerite Duras

Highest Rated: 98% Hiroshima My Love (1959)

Lowest Rated: 98% Hiroshima My Love (1959)

Birthday: Apr 4, 1914

Birthplace: Gia Dinh, Vietnam

An influential novelist, Duras has had several of her works brought to the screen, notably "This Angry Age" (1957), directed by Rene Clement, "10:30 P.M. Summer" (1966), directed by Jules Dassin, "The Sailor from Gibraltar" (1967), directed by Tony Richardson and "The Lover" (1992), directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud. She contributed the haunting script for Alain Renais' "Hiroshima, Mon Amour" (1959) and began her own career as a film writer-director in the mid-1960s. Among her films are "La musica" (1966), adapted from her stage play, "India Song" (1975) and "The Truck" (1977). Her last film, "Les enfants" (1984) was co-directed with her son, Jean Mascolo, and Jean-Marc Turin.

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Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Agatha et les Lectures Illimitées Director,
Screenwriter
- 1981
No Score Yet No Score Yet Le Navire Night Unknown (Character),
Director,
Screenwriter
- 1979
No Score Yet No Score Yet Baxter, Vera Baxter Director,
Writer
- 1977
No Score Yet 57% The Truck Unknown (Character),
Director,
Screenwriter
- 1976
No Score Yet 65% India Song Director - 1974
No Score Yet No Score Yet Nathalie Granger Director,
Writer
- 1972
No Score Yet 54% Nathalie Director - 1972
No Score Yet No Score Yet Destroy, She Said Director,
Writer
- 1969
No Score Yet 29% 10:30 P.M. Summer Writer - 1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Long Absence Screenwriter - 1961
98% 89% Hiroshima My Love Writer $88.3K 1959