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Nina Companeez (26 August 1937 – 9 April 2015) was a French screenwriter and film director.[1] Nina Companeez was the younger daughter of Russian Jewish émigré screenwriter Jacques Companéez and younger sister of contralto Irène Companeez. She was the mother of actress Valentine Varela.

Nina Companeez
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Companeez in February 2013.
Born(1937-08-26)26 August 1937
Died9 April 2015(2015-04-09) (aged 77)
Paris, France
OccupationScreenwriter
Film director
Years active1961–2015

Companeez was a long time collaborator of Michel Deville.[2] She wrote for 29 films and television shows. In April 2015, she died at the age of 77.[3]

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  1. ^ "New York Times: Nina Companéez". New York Times. Retrieved 9 April 2015.
  2. ^ Françoise Audé Ciné-modèles cinéma d'elles.: Situations de femmes dans le cinéma 1981 Page 77 "[Michel Deville]... Il ne se lance alors pas seul dans l'aventure : avec lui, une scénariste-dialoguiste brillante, Nina Companeez. Elle est la fille de Jacques Companeez qui fut le scénariste de Jacques Becker. Elle est, en outre, monteuse."
  3. ^ "écès de la réalisatrice de télévision et de cinéma Nina Companeez". lefigaro. Retrieved 9 April 2015.

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