Lévy, Bernard-Henri


Lévy, Bernard-Henri
(November 5, 1948, Beni-Saf, Oran, France [now Algeria]-)
   A philosopher and writer, he had sporadic contacts with cinema. He appeared as an actor in a TV movie (1978 Aurélien) and a video short (2007 Democrazy / Demopazzia, also script collaborator, Francesco Vez-zoli, Italy), co-directed a documentary and a feature film, and co-produced Serbie, Année Zéro / Srbija godine nulle / Serbia, YearZero (Goran Markovic, also actor as himself, France / Federal Republic of Yugoslavia) and Ma Mère / Meine Mutter (Christophe Honoré, France / Austria). His book American Vertigo was brought to the screen by Michko Netchak in 2007. He is the companion of French actress and director Arielle Dombasle (b. 1953).
 Filmography
1994 ◘ Bosna! (documentary; co-director with Alain Ferrari; also co-screenwriter, narrator)
1997 ◘ Le Jour et la Nuit / El dia y la noche / US video: Day and Night (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist; France / Belgium / Spain / Canada / Mexico)

Encyclopedia of French film directors . . 2011.

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