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Jacques Prévert

Jacques Prévert (; 4 February 1900 – 11 April 1977) was a French poet and screenwriter. His poems became and remain very popular in the French-speaking world, particularly in schools. Some of the movies he wrote are extremely well regarded, with Les Enfants du Paradis considered one of the greatest films of all time.

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Jacques Prévert - Selected Filmography
... Prévert wrote the scenarios and sometimes the dialogue in the following films Le Crime de monsieur Lange (1935) Drôle de drame (1937) Quai des brumes (19 ...

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    Man
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    And as with other flowers you gave it a name
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