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Apr 1

Edith Scob obituary: an ethereal actress with a rich career in French art cinema

The refined star of cult films from 'Eyes Without a Face' to 'Holy Motors' made more than 100 movies as well as working in both avant-garde theatre and television

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Edith Scob

Edith Scob

Édith Scob (21 October 1937 – 26 June 2019) was a French film and theatre actress, best known for her role as the daughter with a disfigured face in Eyes Without a Face. View All »
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Holy Motors

Holy Motors (2012)

Holy Motors is a 2012 French-German fantasy drama film written and directed by Leos Carax, starring Denis Lavant and Édith Scob. Lavant plays Mr Oscar, a man like an actor ... View All »
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Les yeux sans visage

Les yeux sans visage (1960)

Eyes Without a Face (French: Les Yeux sans visage) is a 1960 French-Italian horror film co-written and directed by Georges Franju and starring Pierre Brasseur and Alida Valli ... View All »
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Georges Aperghis

Georges Aperghis

Georges Aperghis (Greek: Γιώργος Απέργης; born 23 December 1945 in Athens, Greece) is a Greek composer working primarily in the field of experimental musical theater but has ... View All »
Edith Scob and Georges Aperghis

Edith Scob and Georges Aperghis

(1968 - present) (2 children) M1. Alexander (born 1970) M2. Jerome (born 1972) both writers. View All »

Georges Aperghis: French composer of Greek origin was born on December 23, 1945 in Athens
Born of a sculptor father and a painter mother, Georges Aperghis hesitated for a long time between plastic expression and composition. Essentially sel ...
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