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French writer and film director

Marguerite Duras is ...

Dead
Born 4 Apr 1914 in Ho Chi Minh City
Died 3 Mar 1996 in Paris
Age81 years, 10 months
Causeesophageal cancer
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Marguerite Duras
Marguerite Duras
Marguerite Duras (Donnadieu) écrivain français (1914-1996)

About Marguerite Duras

Marguerite Donnadieu, known as Marguerite Duras (French: [maʁ.ɡə.ʁit dy.ʁas]; 4 April 1914 – 3 March 1996), was a French novelist, playwright, scriptwriter, essayist, and experimental filmmaker. Her 1959 film Hiroshima mon amour, earned her a nomination for Best Original Screenplay at the Academy Awards.

She is also known as Marguerite Donnadieu.

Notable work

Marguerite Duras has been celebrated for these works: