Alexandre Mnouchkine

Alexandre Alexandrovich Mnouchkine (Russian: Алекса́ндр Алекса́ндрович Мну́шкин; 10 February 1908, St. Petersburg, Russian Empire – 3 April 1993, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France) was a French film producer.[1]

Alexandre Mnouchkine
Alexandre Alexandrovich Mnouchkine

(1908-02-10)10 February 1908
Died3 April 1993(1993-04-03) (aged 85)
OccupationFilm producer
Spouse(s)Jane Hannen (one daughter)
Simone Renant

He moved to Paris in 1925. After his entry into cinema in 1932, he created Ariane Films in 1945.[2] Alexandre Mnouchkine married twice, the second time to the comedian Simone Renant. He is the father of Ariane Mnouchkine.[3] In 1987 he was a member of the jury at the 15th Moscow International Film Festival.[4]

Selected filmographyEdit

He was the producer on 50 films, including:




  1. ^ "Alexandre Mnouchkine". BFI.
  2. ^ "Les Films Ariane". BFI.
  3. ^ Dickson, Andrew (August 10, 2012). "Ariane Mnouchkine and the Théâtre du Soleil: a life in theatre" – via
  4. ^ "15th Moscow International Film Festival (1987)". MIFF. Archived from the original on 2013-01-16. Retrieved 2013-02-18.

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