Tag: journalist

André Cayatte

(1909–1989) Marcel Truc Filmography as Director and Writer: Le Miroir à deux faces 1958 Director: André Cayatte Starring: Michèle Morgan, Bourvil     Filmography as Writer: The Mirror Has Two Faces 1996 Director: Barbra Streisand Starring: Barbra Streisand, Jeff Bridges   Born February 3 1909 Carcassonne…

Beatrice Hastings

(1879–1943) Emily Alice Haigh Beatrice Hastings in Art: Modigliani, Amedeo (1884-1920) Beatrice Hastings 1915 Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto     Modigliani, Amedeo (1884-1920) Beatrice Hastings before a door 1915 Private collection     Beatrice Hastings in Film: Montparnasse 19 1958…

Jacques Rivette

(1928–2016) Jacques Pierre Louis Rivette Filmography as Actor: À bout de souffle 1960 Director: Jean-Luc Godard Starring: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg     Filmography as Director: La Belle Noiseuse 1991 Director: Jacques Rivette Starring: Michel Piccoli, Emmanuelle Béart   Born…

Pier Paolo Pasolini

(1922–1975) Filmography as Director: Edipo re 1967 Director: Pier Paolo Pasolini Starring: Silvana Mangano, Franco Citti     Medea 1969 Director: Pier Paolo Pasolini Starring: Maria Callas, Massimo Girotti     Filmography as Writer: Le notti di Cabiria 1957 Director: Federico Fellini Starring: Giulietta…

Nora Ephron

(1941–2012) Nora Louise Ephron Filmography as Writer: When Harry Met Sally… 1989 Director: Rob Reiner Starring: Billy Crystal, Meg Ryan     Filmography as Director: Sleepless in Seattle 1993 Director: Nora Ephron Starring: Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan   Born May 19 1941…

Billy Wilder

(1906–2002) Samuel Wilder Filmography as Director: Sunset Boulevard 1950 Director: Billy Wilder Starring: William Holden, Gloria Swanson     Sabrina 1954 Director: Billy Wilder Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn     Love in the Afternoon 1957 Director: Billy Wilder Starring: Gary Cooper, Audrey…

Burgess Meredith

(1907–1997) Oliver Burgess Meredith Filmography as Actor: Clash of the Titans 1981 Director: Desmond Davis Starring: Laurence Olivier, Claire Bloom   Born November 16 1907 Cleveland, OH (USA) Died September 9 1997 Malibu, CA (USA) Cause of death Alzheimer’s Melanoma…

Emily Mortimer

(1971) Emily Kathleen Anne Mortimer Filmography as Actress: Elizabeth 1998 Director: Shekhar Kapur Starring: Cate Blanchett, Geoffrey Rush     Notting Hill 1999 Director: Roger Michell Starring: Julia Roberts, Hugh Grant     Match Point 2005 Director: Woody Allen Starring: Jonathan…

Théophile Gautier

(1811–1872) Pierre Jules Théophile Gautier “Le bon Théo” Works: • Émaux et camées (1852) ◊ Enamels and Cameos (English) • La Comédie de la mort (1838) • Le Capitaine Fracasse (1863) ◊ Captain Fracasse (English) • Mademoiselle de Maupin (1835) • Ménagerie intime (1869) ◊ My Private Menagerie (English)…

Mark Twain

(1835–1910) Samuel Langhorne Clemens Works: • A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court (1889) • A Horse’s Tale (1907) • A Tramp Abroad (1880) • Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885) • Complete Letters (1853-1910) • Life on the Mississippi (1883) • Speeches (English) • The Adventures of Tom…