Max Linder

Max Linder

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Max Linder (December 16, 1883 - October 31, 1925) was an influential French pioneer of silent film.Born Gabriel-Maximilien Leuvielle in Saint-Loubes, Gironde, France to a Catholic wine-growing family, he grew up with a passion for the theatre and as a young man joined a theatre troupe touring the country. While working in Paris on the theatre stage and in music halls, Leuvielle became fascinated with motion pictures and in 1905 took a job with Pathe Freres that saw him become a comedic actor, director, screenwriter, as well as a producer under the stage name, Max Linder. Linder was the younger brother of celebrated French rugby player Maurice Leuvielle (b. June 28, 1881 in Saint-Loubes).show more

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  • Paperback | 124 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 191g
  • Dict
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136666138
  • 9786136666136