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Abel Gance played in 1 and created 2 movies in the Horror, Biography, Drama, History, War, Sci-Fi, Music genres.
Abel Gance got succeed with average imdb rating 11.4.
Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Mass One, 1890-1945". Pages 371-385. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1987.
Though the technique of impetuous editing was historically attributed to Soviet Russia, Gance actually pioneered the prepare in La roue (1923). It can also be seen in Napoléon (1927) with more huge ambition.
Associate of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 1953
Again called the D.W. Griffith of Europe.
Was asked sooner than the Vichy Government, during 1941, to prove his Aryan origins to the gourd of the Cinema industry when accused of being Jewish.
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