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1914 – Martin Ritt, born on the 2nd Of March in New York City. He was an American director, actor, and playwright who worked in both film and theater. 1939 – His associations with the Group Theater, founded on a Russian model, and the Federal Theater Project (which Congress had stopped funding because of what ..

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1938 – Born on November 28th in Waukesha, Wisconsin. 1969 – Ritchie achieved prominence with his first feature film, Downhill Racer, which starred Robert Redford. 1972-1975 – He directed a number of notable films, including The Candidate, Prime Cut, and Smile. 1992 – He appeared in the film Innocent Blood. 1994 – Ritchie purchased for ..

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1922 – Born on August 18th  in Brest, France. A representative writer and leading theoretician of the nouveau roman (“new novel”), the French “anti-novel” that emerged in the 1950s. He also became a screenwriter and film director. 1945 – He graduated from the Paris-based Institut National Agronomique (National Institute of Agronomy) and embarked on a ..

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1902 – She was born Helene Bertha Amalie "Leni" Riefnstahl on the 22nd day of August this year in the Wedding district of Berlin, she began her career as a self-styled and well-known interpretive dancer.   1932 – She heard Adolf Hitler speak at a rally in this year and was mesmerized by his powers ..

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1873 – Born on the 8th of September in Baden, near Vienna, Austria. 1912 – The famed Austro German showman first came to the attention of most American playgoers when Winthrop Ames imported his mounting of the Oriental pantomime Sumurun. 1924 – Reinhardt visited New York to recreate his production of The Miracle. 1927 – ..

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1947 – Robert Reiner, born on the 6th of March in The Bronx, New York. He is an American actor, director, producer, and writer. 1960 – At age 13, the family moved to the Los Angeles area, where he attended Beverly Hills High School and the University of California, Los Angeles. 1971 – 1976 – ..

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1921 – He was born this year in Calcutta, West Bengal, India.   1940 – He got his degree in Economics this year at the Presidency College, Calcutta.   1948 – He married Bijoya Ray.   1943 – He studied visual arts in the University, Santiniketan, he left this year.   1950 – He also ..

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1933 – Born on August 18th in Paris, France. 1955 – Appeared in Andrzej Wajda’s Pokolenie. 1959 – Married to Basia Kwiatkowski.          – Graduated from Lodz Film School, Poland. 1962 – His feature debut, Nóz w wodzie, was the first Polish post-war film not associated with the war theme. 1963 – His early ..

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1934 – Born on the 1st of July in Lafayette, Indiana. 1960 – His career started in the directing episodes of TV series such as The Fugitive and Alfred Hitchcock Presents. 1970 – They Shoot Horses, Don’t They. 1973 – The Way We Were. 1975 – Three Days of the Condor. 1982 – Tootsie. 1984 ..

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