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De talenten van Charly : roman

Samuel Benchetrit (author), Saskia Taggenbrock (translator)
Een dag uit het leven van een tienjarige jongen uit Mali in Parijs, wiens moeder is opgepakt als illegale immigrante.
Title
De talenten van Charly : roman
Author
Samuel Benchetrit
Translator
Saskia Taggenbrock
Language
Dutch
Original language
French
Original title
Le coeur en dehors

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About Samuel Benchetrit

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Samuel Benchetrit (born 26 June 1973) is a French writer, actor, scenarist, and director.

Biography

Benchetrit was born to a family of Romani, Sephardic and Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry.

At age fifteen, he quit school to focus on photography.

Born in Champigny-sur-Marne, Benchetrit was married to French actress Marie Trintignant from 1998 until her murder by her lover Bertrand Cantat in 2003. On 17 April 1998 the couple had a child, Jules Benchetrit. From 2005 to 2012 Benchetrit was in a relationship with French actress Anna Mouglalis; they have a daughter, Saül, born on 7 March 2007. In 2016, while shooting his fifth film, Dog, Benchetrit fell in love with Vanessa Paradis, whom he directed. They married in June 2018.

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