Élie Chouraqui

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Élie Chouraqui
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Elie Chouraqui (2010)
Born (1950-07-03) 3 July 1950 (age 68)
Paris, France
Occupation Film director, screenwriter, producer
Years active 1978–present

Élie Chouraqui (born 3 July 1950) is a French film director and scriptwriter of Jewish origin.[1] His 1996 film Les menteurs was entered into the 46th Berlin International Film Festival.[2]

He made several films with Anouk Aimée.[3]

In his younger days he was a volleyball enthusiast and was captain of the French Volleyball team at the European and World championships winning 112 caps.[4] He commentated on volleyball from French Television at the 2016 Rio Olympics.[2]


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  2. ^ "Berlinale: 1996 Programme". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2012-01-01. 
  3. ^ Ryan, Desmond. "SCOTT GLENN PLAYS A FORMER CIA AGENT WHO GUARDS A GIRL." The Philadelphia Inquirer. Monday November 9, 1987. E4 Features Daily Magazine. Retrieved on Tuesday April 3, 2012.
  4. ^ "Association des Internationaux Français de Volley-Ball". EQUIPES DE FRANCE MASCULINES SENIORS. Association des Internationaux Français de Volley-Ball. 2003. 

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