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 86,682 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Alexandre Astruc is the 401st most popular film director (down from 380th in 2019), the 2,255th most popular biography from France (down from 2,151st in 2019) and the 54th most popular Film Director.

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Among film directors, Alexandre Astruc ranks 401 out of 1,581Before him are Claude Zidi, Kaneto Shindo, Maurice Pialat, Donald P. Bellisario, J. J. Abrams, and Neil Jordan. After him are Hirokazu Kore-eda, Marc Allégret, Michael Anderson, Jan Troell, David Yates, and Gustaf Gründgens.

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Among people born in 1923, Alexandre Astruc ranks 123Before him are Charles Durning, Elisabeth Becker, Bert Kaempfert, Peter Lawford, Alexander Yakovlev, and Wally Schirra. After him are Joseph Heller, Tito Puente, Andrés Rodríguez, Anita Björk, Álvaro Mutis, and Albert Vanhoye. Among people deceased in 2016, Alexandre Astruc ranks 129Before him are Oleg Popov, Bill Nunn, Rudolf E. Kálmán, Michel Rocard, Gato Barbieri, and Carmen Pereira. After him are Hassan Al-Turabi, Richard Adams, Dragan Nikolić, Franco Citti, Ferdinand Kübler, and Loris Francesco Capovilla.

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Among people born in France, Alexandre Astruc ranks 2,255 out of 6,011Before him are Prince Philipp of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1844), Quatremère de Quincy (1755), Albert Sarraut (1872), Jules Breton (1827), Louis Trousselier (1881), and Oronce Finé (1494). After him are Thomas Robert Bugeaud (1784), Bruno Metsu (1954), Anselme Gaëtan Desmarest (1784), Maximilien Luce (1858), Thomas Piketty (1971), and Michel Leiris (1901).


Among film directors born in France, Alexandre Astruc ranks 54Before him are Philippe Garrel (1948), Jacques Audiard (1952), Jean Girault (1924), Marcel Camus (1912), Claude Zidi (1934), and Maurice Pialat (1925). After him are Bertrand Blier (1939), Claire Denis (1946), Albert Lamorisse (1922), Georges Lautner (1926), Édouard Molinaro (1928), and Jacques Doillon (1944).