Alain Guiraudie

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Alain Guiraudie
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Guiraudie in 2009
Born (1964-07-15) 15 July 1964 (age 50)
Villefranche-de-Rouergue, Aveyron, France
Occupation Film director, screenwriter
Years active 1990-present

Alain Guiraudie (born 15 July 1964) is a French film director and screenwriter. He has directed ten mostly LGBT-related films since 1990. He is openly gay.[1]

Guiraudie has named Georges Bataille as an important influence.[2] His 2013 film Stranger by the Lake was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival[3] where he won the award for Best Director.[4]

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