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Jeanne Moreau

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Date of Birth: 01/23/1928

Age: 88

Place of Birth: Paris

Citizenship: France

Background

Jeanne Moreau was born on January 23, 1928. 12 years, since 1948, Moreau remained on stage "Comedy Frances" and then played at the Paris National Theater.

Her film career began simultaneously with the theatrical activity. Joan starred in many low-budget thrillers, but only participated in the paintings Malle "Lift to the Scaffold" (1958) and "Lovers" (1959), brought her the title of one of the most famous actresses in France.

After a screen test for these films, the operators asked Malia "not to spoil her career." "The fact that Joan was not photogenic. - Explained the director much later. - I had to apply a lot of make-up and make the additional lighting. However, modest facilities and small possibilities of makeup allowed Moreau to show their main acting qualities: it can seem almost ugly, and ten seconds turn into a hell of an attractive woman. But all the time to be myself. "

In his intervyu Moreau always said that her characters have nothing to do with itself, but the best of their time critic Roger Hebert believes that Moreau similar to Catherine, the heroine of his best movie "Jules and Jim" (1961). It shows tremendous ability to transform.

But the images of bright women with an enigmatic smile and delightful eyes has always been an actress with a delicate flavor and natural intelligence. Moro has allowed to reveal his acting talents in full force, playing for time in the movie more than a hundred films.

Since 1976, Jeanne Moreau becomes director. Her first film, "The Light", on his own script, tells the story of an actress who is forced to have affairs with directors in order to continue its work in the cinema. Jeanne and she sang the title role of Sarah.

Being an active participant in the life of the entire film world in 1995, Moreau has been a member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival.

Filmography:

Ever After (CINDERELLA) (1998) / EVER AFTER /

The owner of the (1996) / PROPRIETOR, THE /

Spellbound Love (1996) / AMOUR DE SORCIERE, UN (WITCH WAY LOVE) /

NO (1996) WALKED IN THE SEA) /

SUMMER HOUSE (1993) / SUMMER HOUSE, THE /

Lover (1992) / LOVER, THE /

Nikita (1990) / NIKITA /

The Last Tycoon (1976) / LAST TYCOON, THE /

M. KLEIN (1976) / MONSIEUR KLEIN /

Mademoiselle (1967) / MADEMOISELLE /

VIVA MARIA! (1965) / VIVA MARIA /

BELL Midnight (Falstaff) (1965) / CAMPANADAS A MEDIANOCHE (CHIMES AT MIDNIGHT / FALSTAFF) /

Diary of a Chambermaid (1963) / JOURNAL D `UNE FEMME CHAMBER, LE /

PROCESS (1963) / PROCES, LE (PROZESS, DER) /

Bay of Angels (1963)

EVE (1962) / EVE /

WOMAN IS WOMAN (1961) / FEMME EST UNE FEMME, UNE /

THREE DAYS LEFT TO LIVE (1958)

LOVERS (1958) / AMANTS, LES /

Lift to the Scaffold (1957) / ASCENSEUR POUR L `ECHAFAUD (LIFT TO THE SCAFFOLD / FRANTIC / ELEVATOR TO THE GALLOWS) /

Queen Margot (1954) / REINE MARGOT, LA /

BEDROOM high school student (1953)