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Ophüls

[ oh-fuhls; German aw-fyls ]
/ ˈoʊ fəls; German ˈɔ füls /
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noun

Max [maks; German mahks], /mæks; German mɑks/, Max Oppenheimer, 1902–57, German film director, in Germany, France, and the U.S.

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British Dictionary definitions for Ophüls

Ophüls
/ (ˈɔːfəls, German ˈɔphyls) /

noun

Max (maks). 1902–57, German film director, whose films include Liebelei (1932), La Signora di tutti (1934), La Ronde (1950), Le Plaisir (1952), and Lola Montes (1955)
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