Gance, Abel

(1889-1981)
   French film director. Born in Paris, he was initially a stage actor and dramatist. His films include Lafolie du Docteur Tube, Mater Dolorosa, J'accuse, La roue, Un grand amour de Beethoven and Bonaparte et la Revolution.

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  • Gance, Abel — (1889 1981)    Actor, director, and screenwriter. Born the illegitimate son of a Jewish doctor and a working class girl, Abel Gance rose to prominence as one of the most visionary directors of the silent film era. Until the age of eight, Gance… …   Guide to cinema

  • Gance, Abel — (1889 1981)    Actor, director, and screenwriter. Born the illegitimate son of a Jewish doctor and a working class girl, Abel Gance rose to prominence as one of the most visionary directors of the silent film era. Until the age of eight, Gance… …   Historical Dictionary of French Cinema

  • Gance, Abel — (October 25, 1889, Paris, France November 10, 1981, Paris, France)    The illegitimate son of a physician, Abel Flamant, he was educated by his mother and his stepfather, a mechanic named Adolphe Gance. He had to work as a lawyer clerk to earn… …   Encyclopedia of French film directors

  • Gance, Abel — orig. Eugène Alexandre Péréthon born Oct. 25, 1889, Paris, France died Nov. 10, 1981, Paris French film director and screenwriter. He worked in the cinema from 1909, finally winning acclaim with Mater dolorosa (1917) and Tenth Symphony (1918).… …   Universalium

  • Gance, Abel — ► (1889 1981) Director de cine francés. En 1934 inició el sistema sonoro que hoy conocemos por «sonido estereofónico». Películas: Mater Dolorosa (1917), Yo acuso (1919) y La rueda (1921 24). * * * orig. Eugène Alexandre Péréthon (25 oct. 1889,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Gance, Abel — • ГАНС (Gance) Абель (25.10.1889 10.11.1981)    франц. режиссёр. Творч. деятельность начал как поэт и драматург. В 1909 снялся в ф. Мольер (реж. Л. Перре). В 1910 11 писал сц. для реж. Фёйада и А. Капеллани. Первая реж. работа ф. Плотина (1912).… …   Кино: Энциклопедический словарь

  • Gance — Gance, Abel …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Abel Gance — (París, 25 de octubre de 1889 ídem, 10 de noviembre de 1981) fue un cineasta francés, pionero del cine mudo, autor de obras emblemáticas como Napoleón. Su carrera se prolongó durante 60 años …   Wikipedia Español

  • Abel Gance — (* 25. Oktober 1889 in Paris; † 10. November 1981 in Paris) war ein französischer Filmpionier. Leben Abel Gance wurde als unehelicher Sohn des wohlhabenden Arztes Abel Flamant geboren. Er wuchs auf bei seiner a …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gance — Abel Gance (* 25. Oktober 1889 in Paris, Frankreich; † 10. November 1981 in Paris) war ein französischer Filmpionier. Abel Gance wurde als unehelicher Sohn des wohlhabenden Arztes Abel Flamant geboren. Er wuchs auf bei seiner aus der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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