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Jean-Claude Carrière

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Jean-Claude Carrière
Jean-Claude Carrière in 2008
Born(1931-09-17)17 September 1931
Died8 February 2021(2021-02-08) (aged 89)
Paris, France
Occupation(s)Novelist, screenwriter, actor, director
Years active1957–2021

Jean-Claude Carrière (French: [ka.ʁjɛʁ]; 17 September 1931 – 8 February 2021) was a French novelist, screenwriter, actor, and an Academy Award honoree.[1] He was president of La Fémis, the French state film school. Carrière was known for his works with Luis Buñuel on the screenplays of Buñuel's late French movies.

Carrière died in Paris on 8 February 2021, aged 89.[2][3]

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  1. Sinha-Roy, Piya (28 August 2014). "Belafonte, Miyazaki to receive Academy's Governors Awards". Reuters. Archived from the original on 7 September 2014. Retrieved 28 August 2014.
  2. Saperstein, Pat (8 February 2021). "Jean-Claude Carriere, 'Unbearable Lightness of Being' Screenwriter, Dies at 89". Variety. Retrieved 8 February 2021.
  3. “Jean-Claude Carrière, scénariste et écrivain, est mort à l’âge de 89 ans”, Le Monde, 9 February 2021.