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Duras, Marguerite

Pronunciation: /ˈdjʊərɑː/
Pronunciation: /dyʀa/
(1914–96), French novelist, film director, and playwright; pseudonym of Marguerite Donnadieu. She is best known for the screenplay to Alain Resnais' film Hiroshima mon amour (1959) and for her semi-autobiographical novel L’Amant (1984).

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