Marcel Camus

1912 - 1982

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Marcel Camus (21 April 1912 – 13 January 1982) was a French film director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marcel Camus has received more than 136,691 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Marcel Camus is the 354th most popular film director (down from 282nd in 2019), the 2,027th most popular biography from France (down from 1,702nd in 2019) and the 43rd most popular French Film Director.

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Among film directors, Marcel Camus ranks 354 out of 1,580Before him are Emilio Fernández, Veit Harlan, Francis Veber, Ub Iwerks, John Guillermin, and Samuel Fuller. After him are Paolo Sorrentino, J. Lee Thompson, Peter Yates, Louis Delluc, Chantal Akerman, and Martin Campbell.

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Among people born in 1912, Marcel Camus ranks 99Before him are Jean Améry, Fritz Fischer, Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Philibert Tsiranana, Samuel Fuller, and Gordon Gollob. After him are Chaïm Perelman, Martha Scott, Barbara W. Tuchman, Dinmukhamed Kunaev, Edmond Jabès, and Joachim Schepke. Among people deceased in 1982, Marcel Camus ranks 83Before him are Ville Ritola, Otto Hofmann, Djuna Barnes, Pavel Alexandrov, Vic Morrow, and Giovanni Benelli. After him are Randy Rhoads, Gara Garayev, Wifredo Lam, Werner Naumann, Valerio Zurlini, and Patrick Dewaere.

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In France

Among people born in France, Marcel Camus ranks 2,027 out of 5,234Before him are Jean Goujon (1510), Laurent Fabius (1946), Marceline Desbordes-Valmore (1786), Emanuel Ungaro (1933), Jean-Baptiste Carrier (1756), and Joseph Fesch (1763). After him are William Iron Arm (1010), Yo-Yo Ma (1955), Hubert Lyautey (1854), Natalia Pavlovna Paley (1905), Adela of Normandy (1065), and Étienne Charles de Loménie de Brienne (1727).


Among film directors born in France, Marcel Camus ranks 43Before him are Jean Rouch (1917), Jacques Copeau (1879), Philippe de Broca (1933), Yann Arthus-Bertrand (1946), Claude Sautet (1924), and Francis Veber (1937). After him are Louis Delluc (1890), Jacques Tourneur (1904), Alexandre Astruc (1923), Philippe Garrel (1948), Ariane Mnouchkine (1939), and Louis Feuillade (1873).