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Alain Robbe-Grillet

1922 - 2008

The writer Alain Robbe-Grillet is well-known as an author in the first place who also wrote some successful scripts to movies and he was also responsible for some movies as a director.

He studied at the National statistical institute in Paris after World War II and worked as a diplomaed farmer, among others on a banana plantation in West India.
His first published book called "Les gommes" (53) was already awarded with the Fénélon prize in 1954. After that he wrote books like "Le voyer" (55), "La jalousie" (57) and "Dans le labyrinthe" (59).

At the beginning of the 60's he wrote his first script for "L'année dernière à Marienbad" (61) and he was nominated for Oscar at the first go.
In the next years he was responsible for the scripts to "L'immortelle" (63), "Trans-Europ-Express" (66), "N. a pris les dés..." (71), "Le jeu avec le feu" (75), "La belle captive" (83) and "Taxandria" (96).

He is still successful as an author and he wrote novels like "La belle captive" (75), "Djinn" (81), "Le mirror que revient" (84) and "La reprise" (01).

Other movies from Alain Robbe-Grillet (Writer): 
Begegnung mit Fritz Lang (63) L'homme qui ment (68) Les gommes (69) L'éden et après (70) Glissements progressifs du plaisir (73) In the Labyrinth (76) Un bruit qui rend fou (95)

L'immortelle (63) Trans-Europ-Express (66) L'homme qui ment (68) L'éden et après (70) N. a pris les dés... (71) Glissements progressifs du plaisir (73) Le jeu avec le feu (75) La belle captive (83) Un bruit qui rend fou (95)

Trans-Europ-Express (66) Je t'aime, je t'aime (68) Le temps retrouvé (99)