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Jacques Doillon

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Jacques Doillon (French: [dwajɔ̃]; born 15 March 1944) is a French film director. He has a habit of giving lead roles to inexperienced young actresses in his films on family life and women. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jacques Doillon has received more than 411,485 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Jacques Doillon is the 432nd most popular film director (up from 494th in 2019), the 2,435th most popular biography from France (up from 2,606th in 2019) and the 60th most popular French Film Director.

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Among film directors, Jacques Doillon ranks 432 out of 1,581Before him are Denys Arcand, Kon Ichikawa, Anton Corbijn, Alexander Sokurov, Curtis Hanson, and Edward Yang. After him are Yoshiyuki Tomino, Valerio Zurlini, Jafar Panahi, Robert Rossen, Luis García Berlanga, and Segundo de Chomón.

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Among people born in 1944, Jacques Doillon ranks 193Before him are Ton Koopman, Ronald Lauder, Robert Powell, Everaldo, Hugo Gatti, and Tsuyoshi Kunieda. After him are John Flanagan, Jeffrey Tambor, Claude-Michel Schönberg, Richard Ford, Ron Huldai, and Christine Chubbuck.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jacques Doillon ranks 2,435 out of 6,011Before him are Charles de Freycinet (1828), Marie Bracquemond (1840), Max Decugis (1882), Walter of Châtillon (1135), Éric-Emmanuel Schmitt (1960), and Jean-François Le Sueur (1760). After him are Catherine Charlotte de Gramont (1639), Constantin François de Chassebœuf, comte de Volney (1757), Édouard Drumont (1844), Albert Vanhoye (1923), Jacques-Martin Hotteterre (1673), and George Onslow (1784).


Among film directors born in France, Jacques Doillon ranks 60Before him are Alexandre Astruc (1923), Bertrand Blier (1939), Claire Denis (1946), Albert Lamorisse (1922), Georges Lautner (1926), and Édouard Molinaro (1928). After him are René Laloux (1929), André Cayatte (1909), Christian-Jaque (1904), Michel Gondry (1963), Ariane Mnouchkine (1939), and Claude Autant-Lara (1901).