Born in Aubagne on February 1895, son of Joseph Pagnol and Augustine Lansot, Marcel Pagnol had a classical and republican education, tinged with anticlericalism. As the son of a schoolmaster, from a very early age he developed a passion for classics and created at the age of 19 the literary magazine "FORTUNIO", in which were released critical reviews on drama plays and lyrical works as well as a serial novel called "PIROUETTES"...

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In Saint-Tropez, the wind was bowing down the reeds in which he used to carve his penholders, for he would shape his marvelous good schoolboy handwriting with quills that he dipped, like in days of old, in a small inkpot. He would first build his sentence orally, then copy it, deep black, on long white sheets.

Pierre Tchernia
Journalist and film director

Actualités

Flammarion publishes "Marcel Pagnol, l'album d'une vie"October 2011



Le 12 Octobre 2011, paraitra chez Flammarion "Marcel Pagnol, l'album d'une vie" par Nicolas Pagnol. Ce livre de 220 pages présente la vie et l'oeuvre de Marcel Pagnol au travers de plus de 400 documents pour la plupart iné... [ la suite ]

 

Prize Marcel Pagnol 2011May 2011



 La sélection 2011 comprend 5 titres: - Arthur et moi - d'Emmanuel Arnaud (Métailié) Vous êtes en vacances dans une tour de béton pourrie en Espagne. C'est la Toussaint. Vos parents hésitent entre une s... [ la suite ]

 

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