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Anne Wiazemsky

France (1947 - 2017)

Anne Wiazemsky was an acclaimed French actress, author, and filmmaker born in West Berlin. She wrote several award-winning novels: Filles bien élevées (La Société des Gens de Lettres Grand Prix for the Novel, 1988), Canines (Goncourt Prize, 1993), Hymnes à l’amour (1996, prix RTL-Lire), and Une poignée de gens (The French Academy’s Grand Prix, 1998). Wiazemsky was married to the director Jean-Luc Godard and appeared in his films La Chinoise and Weekend.