Claude Autant-Lara

1901 - 2000

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Claude Autant-Lara (French: [otɑ̃ laʁa]; 5 August 1901 – 5 February 2000) was a French film director and later Member of the European Parliament (MEP). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Claude Autant-Lara has received more than 69,602 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Claude Autant-Lara is the 457th most popular film director (up from 488th in 2019), the 2,516th most popular biography from France (up from 2,573rd in 2019) and the 66th most popular Film Director.

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Among film directors, Claude Autant-Lara ranks 457 out of 1,581Before him are Aaron Russo, Víctor Erice, Clarence Brown, Michel Gondry, Ariane Mnouchkine, and Oskar Fischinger. After him are Susanne Bier, Louis Feuillade, Nadine Trintignant, Veljko Bulajić, Fernando Solanas, and André Téchiné.

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Among people born in 1901, Claude Autant-Lara ranks 115Before him are Pavel Rotmistrov, Princess Fahrelnissa Zeid, Melvyn Douglas, Ed Sullivan, Manuel Urrutia Lleó, and Joachim Ernst, Duke of Anhalt. After him are Ludolf von Alvensleben, Princess Yolanda of Savoy, Wolfgang Schmieder, Raúl Prebisch, Hermann Priess, and Jean Guitton. Among people deceased in 2000, Claude Autant-Lara ranks 91Before him are Charles Gray, Pierre Pflimlin, Rabah Bitat, Andy Hug, Baden Powell, and Terence McKenna. After him are Yehuda Amichai, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Ahmad Shamlou, Claire Trevor, Ursula Kuczynski, and José Águas.

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Among people born in France, Claude Autant-Lara ranks 2,516 out of 6,011Before him are Jean-Baptiste Dubos (1670), Jacques Hamel (1930), Jean-Luc Marion (1946), Charles Percier (1764), William of Conches (1080), and René Pottier (1879). After him are Tarrare (1772), Louise Julie de Mailly-Nesle (1710), Louis Feuillade (1873), Madeleine Béjart (1615), Julie Billiart (1751), and Antoine Louis (1723).


Among film directors born in France, Claude Autant-Lara ranks 66Before him are Jacques Doillon (1944), René Laloux (1929), André Cayatte (1909), Christian-Jaque (1904), Michel Gondry (1963), and Ariane Mnouchkine (1939). After him are Louis Feuillade (1873), Nadine Trintignant (1934), André Téchiné (1943), Jacques Deray (1929), Marcel L'Herbier (1888), and Gérard Oury (1919).