Jacques Doillon

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Jacques Doillon
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Jacques Doillon in 2013.
Born (1944-03-15) 15 March 1944 (age 75)
Paris, France
OccupationFilm director
Years active1969–present
Partner(s) Jane Birkin (1980–1991)
Children Lola Doillon, Lou Doillon

Jacques Doillon (French:  [dwajɔ̃] ; born 15 March 1944) is a French film director. He has a habit of giving lead roles to inexperienced young actresses in his films on family life and women.[ citation needed ] Some actresses to break through are Fanny Bastien, Sandrine Bonnaire, Judith Godrèche, Marianne Denicourt, Charlotte Gainsbourg [1] and Juliette Binoche.

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Doillon was born in Paris. He has two daughters: Lola Doillon (born 1975), whose mother is film editor Noëlle Boisson, and Lou Doillon (born 1982), from his relationship with actress Jane Birkin in the 1980s. [2]

Paris Capital of France

Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of 105 square kilometres and an official estimated population of 2,140,526 residents as of 1 January 2019. Since the 17th century, Paris has been one of Europe's major centres of finance, diplomacy, commerce, fashion, science, and the arts. The City of Paris is the centre and seat of government of the Île-de-France, or Paris Region, which has an estimated official 2019 population of 12,213,364, or about 18 percent of the population of France. The Paris Region had a GDP of €709 billion in 2017. According to the Economist Intelligence Unit Worldwide Cost of Living Survey in 2018, Paris was the second most expensive city in the world, after Singapore, and ahead of Zürich, Hong Kong, Oslo and Geneva. Another source ranked Paris as most expensive, on a par with Singapore and Hong Kong, in 2018.

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His 1989 film The 15 Year Old Girl was entered into the 16th Moscow International Film Festival. [3]

The 15 Year Old Girl is a 1989 French drama film directed by Jacques Doillon. The plot is about a teenage girl falling in love with father of her boyfriend. It was entered into the 16th Moscow International Film Festival.

The 16th Moscow International Film Festival was held from 7 to 18 July 1989. The Golden St. George was awarded to the Italian film The Icicle Thief directed by Maurizio Nichetti.

His 1990 film La vengeance d'une femme was entered into the 40th Berlin International Film Festival. [4] The following year, his film Le Petit Criminel won an Honourable Mention at the 41st Berlin International Film Festival. [5] In 1993, his film Le Jeune Werther won the Blue Angel Award at the 43rd Berlin International Film Festival. [6] In 1998, his film Trop (peu) d'amour was entered into the 48th Berlin International Film Festival. [7]

A Woman's Revenge is a 1990 French drama film directed by Jacques Doillon and starring Isabelle Huppert. It was entered into the 40th Berlin International Film Festival.

40th Berlin International Film Festival Film festival

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References

  1. "Wettbewerb/In Competition". Moving Pictures, Berlinale Extra. Berlin: 37. 11–22 February 1998.
  2. Jane Birkin official website Archived 2009-07-08 at the Portuguese Web Archive. Accessed 25 March 2014
  3. "16th Moscow International Film Festival (1989)". MIFF. Archived from the original on 2013-03-16. Retrieved 2013-02-24.
  4. "Berlinale: 1990 Programme". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2011-03-20.
  5. "Berlinale: 1991 Prize Winners". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2011-03-26.
  6. "Berlinale: 1993 Prize Winners". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2011-06-01.
  7. "Berlinale: 1998 Programme". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2012-01-22.