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Jean Vigo (1905–1934)


Jean Vigo had bad health since he was a child. Son of anarchist militant Miguel Almareyda, he also never really recovered from his father's mysterious death in jail when he was 12. Abandoned by his mother, he passed from boarding school to boarding school. Aged 23, through meetings with people involved in the movies, he started working in the ... See full bio »

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(age 29) in Paris, France

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(1933)
L'Atalante Writer
(1934)
(1930)
Taris Writer
(1931)

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 1934 L'Atalante (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1934 Autour d'une évasion (unconfirmed - unconfirmed)
 1933 Zero for Conduct (Short) (scenario)
 1931 Taris (Documentary short)
 1930 À Propos de Nice (Documentary short) (screenplay)
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 1934 L'Atalante
 1933 Zero for Conduct (Short)
 1931 Taris (Documentary short)
 1930 À Propos de Nice (Documentary short)
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 1933 Zero for Conduct (Short) (uncredited)
 1931 Taris (Documentary short)
 1930 À Propos de Nice (Documentary short)
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 1933 Zero for Conduct (Short) (producer - uncredited)
 1930 À Propos de Nice (Documentary short) (producer)
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 1934 L'Atalante (property master - uncredited)
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 1963 Les Carabiniers (dedicatee)
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 2001 Jean Vigo: Le son retrouvé (Video documentary short)
Himself in pictures (uncredited)
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2 Biographical Movies | 2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 10 Articles | See more »

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume One, 1890-1945". Pages 1136-1142. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1987. See more »

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Taurus

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