Robert Guédiguian

Robert Guédiguian

France

Biography

Born in 1953 in Marseille, Robert Guédiguian is first a local boy from l'Estaque, a working class neighborhood in the North of Marseille. In 1980 he directed his first feature film DERNIER ETE with Ariane Ascaride and Gerard Meylan, who would both play in most of his films. The Guediguian family was born and grew later on with the arrival of the actor Jean-Pierre Darroussin. Although he preeminently tells stories about people's lives in their neighborhood, he has tried different genres especially social matters. He is also one the founding associated producers of Agat Films & Cie and Ex Nihilo.

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