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Marguerite Duras

French writer and film director

1914   -   1996

movement: Nouveau Roman
country of citizenship: France
native language: French
language of expression: French, Vietnamese
educated at: University of Paris (1896-1968)
occupation: writer, film director, screenwriter, publisher, novelist, playwright, autobiographer, journalist, poet lawyer, feminist, author, philosopher
award received: Prix Goncourt, Grand prix du théâtre, Austrian State Prize for European Literature

Marguerite Donnadieu (4 April 1914 – 3 March 1996), known as Marguerite Duras (French: [maʁɡ(ə)ʁit dyʁas]), was a French novelist, playwright, screenwriter, essayist, and experimental filmmaker. Her script for the film Hiroshima mon amour (1959) earned her a nomination for Best Original Screenplay at the Academy Awards.
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works

69

The Lover

book by Marguerite Duras

author: Marguerite Duras

1984

The Ravishing of Lol Stein

novel by Marguerite Duras

author: Marguerite Duras

1964

Moderato Cantabile

book by Marguerite Duras

author: Marguerite Duras

1958

La Douleur

novel by Marguerite Duras

author: Marguerite Duras

1985

Ten-Thirty on a Summer Night

book by Marguerite Duras

author: Marguerite Duras

1960

L'Amour

roman de Marguerite Duras

author: Marguerite Duras

1972

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