François Ozon

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François Ozon

François Ozon (French: [fʁɑ̃.swa o.zɔ̃]; born 15 November 1967) is a French film director and screenwriter whose films are usually characterized by sharp satirical wit and a freewheeling view on human sexuality. He has achieved international acclaim for his films 8 femmes (2002) and Swimming Pool (2003). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of François Ozon has received more than 386,350 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 459th most popular film director.

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  • 51.72

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 38

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.52

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.22

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, François Ozon ranks 461 out of 1,305Before him are Clarence Brown, Ferdinand Zecca, Glauber Rocha, Martin Ritt, Patrice Leconte, and Héctor Babenco. After him are Fernando Meirelles, Tony Gatlif, David Yates, Nadine Trintignant, Veljko Bulajić, and Bryan Singer.

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Among people born in 1967, François Ozon ranks 48Before him are Laura Dern, Liev Schreiber, Maria Bello, Lisa Bonet, Aleksander Čeferin, and Will Ferrell. After him are Heinz-Harald Frentzen, Miranda Otto, Denis Villeneuve, Mathieu Kassovitz, Bjørn Dæhlie, and John Petrucci.

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In France

Among people born in France, François Ozon ranks 2,437 out of 4,109Before him are Savitri Devi (1905), Patrice Leconte (1947), Serge Dassault (1925), André Salmon (1881), Pierre-Paul Riquet (1609), and Claude Balbastre (null). After him are Edgar Quinet (1803), Louis de Beaufront (1855), Jean Léonard Marie Poiseuille (1797), Élisabeth Depardieu (1941), Michel Sardou (1947), and Renaud Camus (1946).


Among film directors born in France, François Ozon ranks 67Before him are Claire Denis (1946), Michel Gondry (1963), André Cayatte (1909), Alain Corneau (1943), Édouard Molinaro (1928), and Patrice Leconte (1947). After him are Nadine Trintignant (1934), Gérard Oury (1919), Robert Enrico (1931), Georges Franju (1912), Olivier Assayas (1955), and Jean-Daniel Cadinot (1944).

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