Jean Douarinou

Last updated
Jean Douarinou
Born17 June 1906
OccupationArt Director
Years active1934 - 1967 (film)

Jean Douarinou (1906–1987) was a French art director. [1] He was born in Indochina which was then a French colonial possession. He was the elder brother of the cinematographer Alain Douarinou. He was married to the actress Madeleine Sologne.


Selected filmography

Related Research Articles

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Clifford Evans (actor)</span> Welsh actor (1912–1985)

Clifford George Evans was a Welsh actor.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Frank Puglia</span> Italian actor (1892–1975)

Francesco Giuseppe "Frank" Puglia was an Italian actor. He had small, but memorable roles in films including Casablanca, Now, Voyager and The Jungle Book.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">FC Nancy</span> Football club

Football club de Nancy was a French association football team playing in the city of Nancy, Meurthe-et-Moselle. The team was founded in 1901 and dissolved in 1968. They won Ligue 2 once.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Jean Wiener</span> French musician

Jean Wiener was a French pianist and composer.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Pierre Larquey</span> French actor

Pierre Larquey was a French film actor. He appeared in more than 200 films between 1913 and 1962. Born in Cénac, Gironde, France, he died in Maisons-Laffitte at the age of 77.

Georges Paulais was a French film actor. He appeared in more than 140 films between 1910 and 1956. He was born in Guimps, Charente, France and died in Chabanais, Charente, France.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Jean Brochard</span> French actor

Jean Brochard was a French film actor. He appeared in more than 100 films between 1933 and 1966.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Jean Debucourt</span> French actor (1894–1958)

Jean Debucourt was a French stage and film actor. He appeared in more than 100 films between 1920 and 1958.

René Génin was a French stage and film actor. He appeared in more than 130 films between 1931 and 1965.

Pierre Frédéric Magnier was a French actor who began on the stage in the 1890s and became a prominent silent film actor in France. He was the second actor to portray Cyrano de Bergerac in any film in 1925. He continued acting until the 1950s. He is most remembered for the role of the General in Jean Renoir's La règle du jeu, where he has one of the films more poignant quotes when he praises Marcel Dalio's character as one of "a vanishing breed."

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Gaby Morlay</span> French actress (1893–1964)

Gaby Morlay was a film actress from France.

Jean Sinoël, often known simply as Sinoël, was a French actor and singer.

Jean Bachelet was a French cinematographer who started as a newsreel cameraman and whose numerous theatrical films include The Rules of the Game (1939) for Jean Renoir.

Bernard Lancret was a French film actor. He appeared in over thirty films between 1935 and 1956 in a mixture of leading and supporting roles. He played the composer Franz Schubert in the 1940 film Sérénade. He played the painter Julien Breughel in the 1935 film Carnival in Flanders.

Carlo Rim was a French film screenwriter, producer and director.

Jean Tissier (1896–1973) was a French stage, film and television actor. A prolific actor, he had more than two hundred fifty appearances on screen during his career. He was married to the actress Georgette Tissier.

André-Paul Antoine (1892–1982) was a French screenwriter. He also directed two films and a documentary during the early 1930s.

Jacques Erwin was a French film and stage actor. Erwin was born in Paris, France. He was known for his roles in Remontons les Champs-Élysées (1938), Les cinq gentlemen maudits (1931), and Katia (1938). He died on April 7, 1957 in Saint-Tropez, Var, France.

Michel Kelber was a French cinematographer. Beginning in the late 1920s, he worked on more than a hundred film productions during a lengthy career. Born in Kyiv, then part of the Russian Empire, he studied art and architecture in Paris. He started worked as an assistant cameraman in 1928, before progressing to cinematographer four years later. He worked with leading directors such as Jean Renoir, René Clair, Julien Duvivier and Claude Autant-Lara. He also worked for periods in Spain, including during the wartime German occupation of France.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Gisèle Préville</span>

Gisèle Préville (1918–2006) was a French film actress and beauty contestant. She entered the film industry after being crowned Miss Paris in 1934 and Miss France in 1935. While she mainly featured in French films, she also starred in the British films Against the Wind (1948) and The Dancing Years (1950).


  1. Hayward p.440