1922 - 2008
The writer Alain Robbe-Grillet is well-known as an author in the first place who also wrote some successful scripts to movies and he was also responsible for some movies as a director.
He studied at the National statistical institute in Paris after World
War II and worked as a diplomaed farmer, among others on a banana plantation
in West India.
At the beginning of the 60's he wrote his first script for "L'année
dernière à Marienbad" (61) and he was nominated for Oscar
at the first go.
He is still successful as an author and he wrote novels like "La belle
captive" (75), "Djinn" (81), "Le mirror que revient" (84) and "La reprise"
Other movies from Alain Robbe-Grillet (Writer):