Jacques Doillon

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Jacques Doillon (French: [dwajɔ̃]; born 15 March 1944) is a French film director and screenwriter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jacques Doillon has received more than 682,066 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Jacques Doillon is the 365th most popular film director (up from 433rd in 2019), the 2,133rd most popular biography from France (up from 2,427th in 2019) and the 45th most popular French Film Director.

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  • 3.15

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among film directors, Jacques Doillon ranks 365 out of 2,041Before him are Jacques Feyder, Jacques Audiard, Irvin Kershner, Kinji Fukasaku, Walerian Borowczyk, and Ladislas Starevich. After him are Emilio Fernández, Jerzy Hoffman, Veljko Bulajić, Alexander Sokurov, Héctor Babenco, and Leos Carax.

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Among people born in 1944, Jacques Doillon ranks 181Before him are John Newcombe, António Mascarenhas Monteiro, Christine Chubbuck, Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester, Alvin Lee, and Rosalía Mera. After him are Michael Rosbash, Ton Koopman, Craig T. Nelson, Pierre Deligne, Kim Yong-il, and Leif Segerstam.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jacques Doillon ranks 2,133 out of 6,770Before him are Marguerite Long (1874), Alexandre Desplat (1961), François Blondel (1618), Claude Berri (1934), François de Vendôme, duc de Beaufort (1616), and Christian II, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld (1637). After him are Alexandre Ribot (1842), Octave Lapize (1887), Jean-Marie Guyau (1854), Alexandre Guilmant (1837), François de Charette (1763), and Marie Bracquemond (1840).


Among film directors born in France, Jacques Doillon ranks 45Before him are Jean Rouch (1917), Claude Sautet (1924), Jean Girault (1924), Guy Hamilton (1922), François Ozon (1967), and Jacques Audiard (1952). After him are Leos Carax (1960), Alexandre Astruc (1923), Yann Arthus-Bertrand (1946), Patrice Leconte (1947), Jacques Copeau (1879), and Claire Denis (1946).