J-P Rappeneau
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Jean-Paul Rappeneau


Director of popular "heritage films" (romantic epic period films  based on literary masterpieces).

Best known films

1990, Cyrano de Bergerac    
          (based on a play by Edmond Rostand)
1996, The Horseman on the Roof   
           (based on a novel by Jean Giono)
Awards 1990, Cyrano de Bergerac, Best Director, Best Film
           (French Academy of Cinema)



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