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||December 9, 1948
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Began writing scripts at age 30; took first screenplay, for the film which eventually became "A Question of Silence", to filmmaker Chantal Akerman, who told Gorris that she must film it herself (Date approximate)
Feature directorial and feature screenwriting debut, "A Question of Silence"
Wrote the screenplay for "Antonia's Line"
First English-language film, "The Last Island"
Began working regularly for Dutch television
Announced plans to make English-language directorial debut with adaptation of Virginia Woolf's "Mrs. Dalloway" to star Vanessa Redgrave; filmed and released theatrically in 1998
Signed deal to make her first US studio feature, "Come West With Me", based on Beth Henley's play "Abundance"
Helmed "The Luzhin Defense"