René Clément

1913 - 1996

René Clément

René Clément (French: [klemɑ̃]; 18 March 1913 – 17 March 1996) was a French film director and screenwriter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of René Clément has received more than 118,441 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 129th most popular film director.

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Among film directors, René Clément ranks 130 out of 1,305Before him are Jan Švankmajer, István Szabó, Jacques Rivette, Peter Jackson, Victor Sjöström, and Walter Hill. After him are Zhang Yimou, Volker Schlöndorff, John Woo, Claude Lelouch, Christopher Nolan, and Ettore Scola.

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Among people born in 1913, René Clément ranks 43Before him are Artur Axmann, Luz Long, Stanford Moore, Witold Lutosławski, Silvio Piola, and Roger Wolcott Sperry. After him are Masanobu Fukuoka, Mehmet Shehu, Vinicius de Moraes, Charles Trenet, Irwin Shaw, and Mark Felt. Among people deceased in 1996, René Clément ranks 31Before him are Timothy Leary, Silvio Piola, Andreas Papandreou, Gladwyn Jebb, Solomon Asch, and Claudette Colbert. After him are António de Spínola, Joan Clarke, Ademir de Menezes, Marcel Carné, Magda Schneider, and George Davis Snell.

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In France

Among people born in France, René Clément ranks 937 out of 4,109Before him are Claude Nicolas Ledoux (1736), Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin (1805), Pierre d'Ailly (1350), Françoise Barré-Sinoussi (1947), Pierre Brice (1929), and Jean de Dunois (1402). After him are Maurice Denis (1870), Fulk, King of Jerusalem (1092), Maria Malibran (1808), Eric Cantona (1966), Marie François Xavier Bichat (1771), and Heinrich Kramer (1430).


Among film directors born in France, René Clément ranks 18Before him are Jean-Jacques Annaud (1943), Robert Bresson (1901), René Clair (1898), Louis Malle (1932), Jean-Pierre Melville (1917), and Jacques Rivette (1928). After him are Claude Lelouch (1937), Jean Vigo (1905), Henri-Georges Clouzot (1907), Jacques Demy (1931), Marcel Carné (1906), and Abel Gance (1889).

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