Claude Goretta

Swiss film director (1929–2019)

Claude Goretta (23 June 1929 – 20 February 2019) was a Swiss television producer and movie director. His 1973 movie L'Invitation was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.[1] His 1981 movie La provinciale was entered into the 31st Berlin International Film Festival.[2] He was born in Geneva.

Goretta in 2004

Goretta died on 20 February 2019 in Geneva at the age of 89.[3][4]

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  1. "The 46th Academy Awards (1974) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 3 December 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
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  3. "Décès du cinéaste suisse Claude Goretta" [Death of Swiss filmmaker Claude Goretta] (in French) (8017026). Paris: Le Parisien. 21 February 2019. ISSN 0767-3558. OCLC 436625044. Retrieved 23 February 2019.
  4. Cauhapé, Véronique (21 February 2019). "Le cinéaste suisse Claude Goretta est mort" [The Swiss filmmaker Claude Goretta is dead] (in French) (5426315_3382). Paris: Le Monde. ISSN 0395-2037. OCLC 1758539. Archived from the original on 23 February 2019. Retrieved 23 February 2019.

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