Nina Companeez

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Nina Companeez
Nina Companeez 2013.jpg
Companeez in February 2013.
Born (1937-08-26) 26 August 1937 (age 77)
Boulogne-Billancourt, France
Occupation Screenwriter, film director
Years active 1961-present

Nina Companeez (born 26 August 1937) is a French screenwriter and film director.[1]

She is the younger daughter of Russian Jewish emigré screenwriter Jacques Companéez. Her older sister is the contralto Irène Companeez, and she is the mother of the actress Valentine Varela.

Companeez was a long time collaborator of Michel Deville.[2] She has written for 29 films and television shows since 1961.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "NY Times: Nina Companéez". NY Times. Retrieved 2010-05-12. 
  2. ^ Françoise Audé Ciné-modèles cinéma d'elles.: Situations de femmes dans le cinéma 1981 Page 77 "[Michel Deville]... Il ne se lance alors pas seul dans l'aventure : avec lui, une scénariste-dialoguiste brillante, Nina Companeez. Elle est la fille de Jacques Companeez qui fut le scénariste de Jacques Becker. Elle est, en outre, monteuse."

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