Ariane Mnouchkine

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Ariane Mnouchkine (French: [aʁjan nuʃkin]; born 3 March 1939) is a French stage director. She founded the Parisian avant-garde stage ensemble Théâtre du Soleil in 1964. She wrote and directed 1789 (1974) and Molière (1978), and directed La Nuit Miraculeuse (1989). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ariane Mnouchkine has received more than 100,085 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Ariane Mnouchkine is the 391st most popular film director (down from 280th in 2019), the 2,187th most popular biography from France (down from 1,692nd in 2019) and the 48th most popular French Film Director.

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Among film directors, Ariane Mnouchkine ranks 391 out of 1,580Before her are Lo Wei, Márta Mészáros, Marc Allégret, Curtis Hanson, Walter Ruttmann, and Robert Wiene. After her are Louis Feuillade, Gustaf Gründgens, Valerio Zurlini, Gerard Damiano, Jerzy Stuhr, and Alberto Lattuada.

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Among people born in 1939, Ariane Mnouchkine ranks 135Before her are Robert James Waller, Enrico Albertosi, Boris Kolker, Peppino di Capri, Russell Means, and Zenon Grocholewski. After her are Salomé, Wendy Carlos, Jorge Paulo Lemann, Marisa Mell, John Sculley, and Yael Dayan.

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Among people born in France, Ariane Mnouchkine ranks 2,187 out of 5,234Before her are Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr (1808), Pierre Fournier (1906), Claude Goudimel (1514), Albert Girard (1595), Marina Ginestà (1919), and Pōmare IV (1813). After her are Gaston Paris (1839), Charles Vanel (1892), Peter John Olivi (1248), Gonzalo Higuaín (1987), Jacques-François Menou (1750), and Louis Feuillade (1873).


Among film directors born in France, Ariane Mnouchkine ranks 48Before her are Francis Veber (1937), Marcel Camus (1912), Louis Delluc (1890), Jacques Tourneur (1904), Alexandre Astruc (1923), and Philippe Garrel (1948). After her are Louis Feuillade (1873), Aleksandar Petrović (1929), Claire Denis (1946), Jacques Audiard (1952), Bertrand Blier (1939), and Maurice Pialat (1925).