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Also Known As: Hanna Karin Blarke Bayer Died:
Born: September 22, 1940 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Denmark Profession: actor, director, screenwriter, model

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Slender, dark-haired actress who appeared in several films of the French New Wave, particularly those directed by first husband Jean-Luc Godard. Karina was outstanding as the lonely, lovelorn prostitute in "My Life To Live" (1962) and the effervescent petty criminal in "Band of Outsiders" (1964). She also gave a fine performance in Jacques Rivette's "La Religieuse/The Nun" (1966), and continued to appear in international features, enjoying a chance at directing with the 1973 film, "Vivre Ensemble."

Slender, dark-haired actress who appeared in several films of the French New Wave, particularly those directed by first husband Jean-Luc Godard. Karina was outstanding as the lonely, lovelorn prostitute in "My Life To Live" (1962) and the effervescent petty criminal in "Band of Outsiders" (1964). She also gave a fine performance in Jacques Rivette's "La Religieuse/The Nun" (1966), and continued to appear in international features, enjoying a chance at directing with the 1973 film, "Vivre Ensemble."

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DIRECTOR:

1.
  Victoria (2008)
2.
  Vivre Ensemble (1973) Director

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Victoria (2008)
2.
 Moi, Cesar (2003)
3.
 Truth About Charlie, The (2002) Karina
4.
 Up/Down/Fragile (1995) Sarah
5.
 Treasure Island (1991) Mother
6.
7.
 Oeuvre au noir, L' (1988) Catherine
8.
 Cayenne-Palace (1988) Lola
9.
 Last Summer in Tangiers (1987) Myrrha
10.
 Last Song (1986)
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1958:
Moved to France
1959:
Feature film debut in the short film "Pigen og skoene/The Girl and the Shoes"
1973:
Wrote and directed the feature "Vivre Ensemble"
2002:
Cast in the thriller feature "The Truth About Charlie"
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husband:
Jean-Luc Godard. Director. Married in March 1961; divorced c. 1967.
husband:
Pierre Fabre. Married in 1968; divorced.
husband:
Daniel-Georges Duval. Director. Married in 1978.

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