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The unbearable lightness of being

Philip Kaufman (director), Jean-Claude Carrière (author of screenplay), Milan Kundera (based on the work of)
Title
The unbearable lightness of being / directed by Philip Kaufman ; screenplay by Jean-Claude Carrière [e.a.] ; based on the novel by Milan Kundera
Director
Philip Kaufman
Author of screenplay
Jean-Claude Carrière 1931-
Based on the work of
Milan Kundera
Actor
Juliette Binoche 1964- Daniel Day-Lewis Lena Olin
Language
English
Publisher
Warner Bros. Entertainment, 2009
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1988
Playing time
166 min.
Note
Taalkeuze: Engels, Frans Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Frans, Arabisch, Engels, Engels voor slechthorenden
EAN
5051888031865 7321900362269

About Philip Kaufman

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Philip Kaufman (born October 23, 1936) is an American film director and screenwriter who has directed fifteen films over a career spanning more than six decades. He has been described as a "maverick" and an "iconoclast," notable for his versatility and independence. He is considered an "auteur", whose films have always expressed his personal vision.

Kaufman's works have included genres such as realism, horror, fantasy, erotica, Westerns, underworld crime, and inner city gangs. His choice of topics has been eclectic and sometimes controversial, having adapted novels with diverse themes and stories. Examples are Milan Kundera's The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988), Michael Crichton's Rising Sun (1993), a remake of Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978), and the erotic writings of Anaïs Nin's Henry & June. His film The Wanderers (1979) has achieved cult status. But his greatest success was Tom Wolfe's true-life The Right Stuff…Read more on Wikipedia