Kurys, Diane


Kurys, Diane
(December 3, 1948, Lyon, Rhône, France - )
   The daughter of Jewish immigrants from Russia, she was educated in Paris and began an acting career on­stage in the late 1960s. In 1970, she joined the Jean-Louis Barrault-Madeleine Renaud theater company and soon appeared in movies (1972 Les Petits Enfants d'Attila, Jean-Pierre Bastid; What a Flash!, Jean-Michel Barjol; Le Bar de la Fourche, Alain Levent; 1973 Elle court, elle court la Banlieue / La pendolare, Gérard Pirès, France / Italy; Poil de Carotte, Henri Graziani; 1976 F . . . comme Fairbanks, Maurice Dugowson; Il Casanova di Federico Fellini / Fellini / USA: Fellini's Casanova, Fed­erico Fellini, Italy / France) and on TV (1975 Histoires abominables, short, episode "La Mémoire", Gébé; Les Brigades du Tigre / Mit Rose und Revolver, episode "Le Défi", Victor Vicas, France / West Germany / Swit­zerland; Les Grands Détectives, episode "Rendez-vous dans les Ténèbres", Jean Herman; Messieurs les Jurés, episode "L'Affaire Lambert", André Michel; Le Père Amable, Claude Santelli; 1976 Hôtel Baltimore, Arcady; 1977 Commissaire Moulin, episode "Marée basse", Jacques Trébouta; Les Cinq Dernières Minutes, episode "Châteaux en Campagne", Guy Lessertisseur). In 1977, she directed her first movie and co-created with Alexandre Arcady a production company that financed all their films.
 Filmography
1977 ◘ Diabolo Menthe / USA: Peppermint Soda (also screenwriter, dialogist)
1980 ◘ Cocktail Molotov (also co-screenwriter, co-adapter, co-dialogist)
1983 ◘ Coup de Foudre / UK: At First Sight / USA: Between Us / Entre Nous (also screenwriter, co-adapter, dialogist)
1987 ◘ Un Homme amoureux / Un uomo innamorato / USA: A Man in Love (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist, co-producer; France / Italy)
        ◘ La Bataille de Midouais (short)
1990 ◘ La Baule-Les-Pins / USA: C'est la Vie (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist, co-producer)
1992 ◘ Après l'Amour / USA: After Love / Love After Love (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist, co-producer)
1994 ◘ A la Folie / UK and USA: Six Days, Six Nights (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist)
1999 ◘ Les Enfants du Siècle / USA: The Children of the Century (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist, co-producer)
2003 ◘ Je reste! (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist)
2005 ◘ L'Anniversaire (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist, co-producer)
2008 ◘ Sagan / TV version: 2 x 90' (also screenwriter, dialogist, co-producer)

Encyclopedia of French film directors . . 2011.

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  • Diane Kurys — (born December 3, 1948) is a French filmmaker and actress. Several of her films as director are autobiographical. Born in Lyon, Rhône, France, her parents divorced when she was a child. She began as an actress with Jean Louis Barrault s company.… …   Wikipedia

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