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List of notable or famous television directors from France, with bios and photos, including the top television directors born in France and even some popular television directors who immigrated to France. If you're trying to find out the names of famous French television directors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These television directors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known television director from France is included when available.

People here include everything from Jane Birkin to Hervé Palud.

This historic television directors from France list can help answer the questions "Who are some French television directors of note?" and "Who are the most famous television directors from France?" These prominent television directors of France may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected French television directors.

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Alain Levent was a French cinematographer and film director. He worked on 80 films between 1960 and 2007. His 1972 film The Bar at the Crossing was entered into the 22nd Berlin International Film Festival. ...more

Age: Died at 74 (1934-2008)

Birthplace: Paris, France

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Anne Wiazemsky is a French actress and novelist of the Russian Rurikid family of Princes Vyazemsky-Counts Levashov. Through her mother, she is the granddaughter of François Mauriac. She appeared in Robert Bresson's Au Hasard Balthazar and in Godard's films La Chinoise and Week End. She was married to Jean-Luc Godard from 1967 to 1979; they divorced. She has written several novels: Canines, Une Poignée de Gens, Aux Quatre Coins du Monde and Hymnes à l’Amour. The 2003 film All the Fine Promises, directed by Jean-Paul Civeyrac and starring Valérie Crunchant and Bulle Ogier, is based on Hymnes à l'Amour. Her 2007 novel Jeune Fille is based on her experience starring in Au Hasard Balthazar at the ...more

Age: 70

Birthplace: Berlin, Germany

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Arnaud Sélignac is a television director, screenwriter, and television producer. ...more

Age: 61

Birthplace: Paris, France

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Bernard Toublanc-Michel is a French film director and screenwriter. His 1964 film La Difficulté d'être infidèle was entered into the 14th Berlin International Film Festival. ...more

Age: 90

Birthplace: Ancenis, France

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