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Alexandre Astruc

1923 - 2016

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Alexandre Astruc (French: [astʁyk]; 13 July 1923 – 19 May 2016) was a French film critic and film director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexandre Astruc has received more than 102,452 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Alexandre Astruc is the 372nd most popular film director (up from 402nd in 2019), the 2,172nd most popular biography from France (up from 2,248th in 2019) and the 47th most popular French Film Director.

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Among film directors, Alexandre Astruc ranks 372 out of 2,041Before him are Emilio Fernández, Jerzy Hoffman, Veljko Bulajić, Alexander Sokurov, Héctor Babenco, and Leos Carax. After him are Alain Tanner, Neil Jordan, Veit Harlan, Giuseppe De Santis, Yann Arthus-Bertrand, and J. Lee Thompson.

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Among people born in 1923, Alexandre Astruc ranks 110Before him are Yuriko, Princess Mikasa, Cheikh Anta Diop, Philly Joe Jones, Irvin Kershner, Walerian Borowczyk, and Stig Dagerman. After him are Loriot, Charles Durning, Svetozar Gligorić, Dimitrios Ioannidis, Igor Shafarevich, and Carlos Páez Vilaró. Among people deceased in 2016, Alexandre Astruc ranks 122Before him are Einojuhani Rautavaara, Guy Hamilton, António Mascarenhas Monteiro, Thorbjörn Fälldin, Erich Rudorffer, and Héctor Babenco. After him are Nimr al-Nimr, Jayalalithaa, Péter Esterházy, Andrew Grove, Goran Hadžić, and Isao Tomita.

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In France

Among people born in France, Alexandre Astruc ranks 2,172 out of 6,770Before him are Yolande, Duchess of Lorraine (1428), Yannick Noah (1960), André Claveau (1911), Alexandre Brongniart (1770), Leos Carax (1960), and Édouard Branly (1844). After him are Henri Gouraud (1867), Prince Ferdinand, Duke of Alençon (1844), Louis Alexandre, Prince of Lamballe (1747), Jean-Jacques Goldman (1951), Ghislaine Maxwell (1961), and Pierre Messmer (1916).


Among film directors born in France, Alexandre Astruc ranks 47Before him are Jean Girault (1924), Guy Hamilton (1922), François Ozon (1967), Jacques Audiard (1952), Jacques Doillon (1944), and Leos Carax (1960). After him are Yann Arthus-Bertrand (1946), Patrice Leconte (1947), Jacques Copeau (1879), Claire Denis (1946), Christian-Jaque (1904), and André Téchiné (1943).