Bertrand Blier

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Bertrand Blier (French: [bɛʁtʁɑ̃ blje]; born 14 March 1939) is a French film director and writer. His 1978 film Get Out Your Handkerchiefs won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film at the 51st Academy Awards.He is the son of famous French actor Bernard Blier. His 1996 film Mon Homme was entered into the 46th Berlin International Film Festival. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bertrand Blier has received more than 151,590 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Bertrand Blier is the 406th most popular film director (up from 414th in 2019), the 2,248th most popular biography from France (up from 2,258th in 2019) and the 53rd most popular French Film Director.

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Among film directors, Bertrand Blier ranks 406 out of 1,580Before him are Claire Denis, Ladislas Starevich, Jerzy Kawalerowicz, Eldar Ryazanov, Mike Leigh, and Jacques Audiard. After him are Jerzy Hoffman, Garry Marshall, Kaneto Shindo, Maurice Pialat, Georgiy Daneliya, and Ted Kotcheff.

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Among people born in 1939, Bertrand Blier ranks 143Before him are Wendy Carlos, Jorge Paulo Lemann, Marisa Mell, John Sculley, Yael Dayan, and Jane Alexander. After him are Maria Bueno, Ljiljana Petrović, Lili Ivanova, Nikola Pilić, Frank Vincent, and John Howard.

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Among people born in France, Bertrand Blier ranks 2,248 out of 5,234Before him are Bernadette Lafont (1938), Paul Morand (1888), Nicolas Sanson (1600), William of Conches (1080), Antoine Coysevox (1640), and Jacques Audiard (1952). After him are Martine Carol (1920), Walter Gieseking (1895), Guillaume Thomas François Raynal (1713), Carolus-Duran (1837), Charles, Prince of Soubise (1715), and Charles IV, Duke of Alençon (1489).


Among film directors born in France, Bertrand Blier ranks 53Before him are Philippe Garrel (1948), Ariane Mnouchkine (1939), Louis Feuillade (1873), Aleksandar Petrović (1929), Claire Denis (1946), and Jacques Audiard (1952). After him are Maurice Pialat (1925), René Laloux (1929), Christian-Jaque (1904), Michel Gondry (1963), Olivier Assayas (1955), and André Téchiné (1943).