François Truffaut

Birthday:

02/06/1932

Place of birth:

Paris, France:

Biography:

François Roland Truffaut (6 February 1932 – 21 October 1984) was an influential film critic and filmmaker and one of the founders of the French New Wave. In a film career lasting over a quarter of a century, he remains an icon of the French film industry. He was also a screenwriter, producer, and actor working on over twenty-five films. Along with Jean-Luc Godard, Truffaut was one of the most influential figures of the French New Wave, inspiring directors such as Steven Spielberg, Quentin Tarantino, Brian De Palma, Martin Scorsese, & Wes Anderson.



Credits

Hitchcock/Truffaut (2015)
as Himself (archive footage)
Deux de la Vague (2010)
as Himself (archive footage)
Looking for Truffaut (2009)
as Himself
Monsieur Truffaut Meets Mr. Hitchcock (1999)
as Himself (archive footage)
François Truffaut: The Man Who Loved Cinema - Love & Death (1996)
as Himself
François Truffaut: The Man Who Loved Cinema - The Wild Child (1996)
as Himself
La Chambre verte (1978)
as Julien Davenne
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
as Claude Lacombe
L'Homme qui aimait les femmes (1977)
as Man at Funeral (uncredited)
L'argent de poche (1976)
as Martines Vater
I'm a Stranger Here Myself (1975)
as Himself
Omnibus: François Truffaut (1973)
as Himself
Truffaut: A View From The Inside (1973)
as Himself
La Nuit Américaine (1973)
as Directeur Ferrand
Langlois (1970)
as Self
Domicile conjugal (1970)
as Newspaper Seller
L'Enfant sauvage (1970)
as Dr. Jean Itard
Cinéastes de notre temps: François Truffaut: dix ans, dix films (1970)
as
Postface à l'Atalante (1968)
as Himself
Die Geburt der Kinder Des Olymp (1967)
as Interviewee
Carl Th. Dreyer (1966)
as
Cinéastes de notre temps: François Truffaut ou L'esprit critique (1965)
as Himself
La nouvelle vague par elle-même (1964)
as Himself
Los 4 Golpes (1962)
as
François Truffaut (1961)
as Interviewee
Les Quatre Cents Coups (1959)
as Man in Funfair
Nouvelle vague: El cine sin dogmas ()
as
La petite voleuse (1988)
Author
The Man Who Loved Women (1983)
Story
Vivement dimanche! (1983)
Director
Vivement dimanche! (1983)
Producer
Vivement dimanche! (1983)
Screenplay
Breathless (1983)
Author
La Femme d'à côté (1981)
Director
La Femme d'à côté (1981)
Producer
La Femme d'à côté (1981)
Screenplay
Le Dernier Métro (1980)
Director
Le Dernier Métro (1980)
Producer
Le Dernier Métro (1980)
Screenplay
L'amour en fuite (1979)
Director
L'amour en fuite (1979)
Producer
L'amour en fuite (1979)
Author
La Chambre verte (1978)
Director
La Chambre verte (1978)
Producer
La Chambre verte (1978)
Screenplay
L'Homme qui aimait les femmes (1977)
Director
L'Homme qui aimait les femmes (1977)
Producer
L'Homme qui aimait les femmes (1977)
Screenplay
L'argent de poche (1976)
Director
L'argent de poche (1976)
Producer
L'argent de poche (1976)
Screenplay
Ce gamin, là (1976)
Producer
L'histoire d'Adèle H. (1975)
Director
L'histoire d'Adèle H. (1975)
Screenplay
La Nuit Américaine (1973)
Director
La Nuit Américaine (1973)
Screenplay
Une belle fille comme moi (1972)
Director
Une belle fille comme moi (1972)
Writer
Les deux Anglaises et le continent (1971)
Director
Les deux Anglaises et le continent (1971)
Screenplay
Domicile conjugal (1970)
Director
Domicile conjugal (1970)
Producer
Domicile conjugal (1970)
Author
L'Enfant sauvage (1970)
Director
L'Enfant sauvage (1970)
Screenplay
La sirène du Mississipi (1969)
Director
La sirène du Mississipi (1969)
Producer
La sirène du Mississipi (1969)
Screenplay
Baisers volés (1968)
Director
Baisers volés (1968)
Producer
Baisers volés (1968)
Author
La mariée était en noir (1968)
Director
La mariée était en noir (1968)
Screenplay
L'Enfance nue (1968)
Producer
Fahrenheit 451 (1966)
Director
Fahrenheit 451 (1966)
Writer
La Peau douce (1964)
Director
La Peau douce (1964)
Producer
La Peau douce (1964)
Screenplay
Mata Hari, agent H21 (1964)
Writer
Los 4 Golpes (1962)
Director
Antoine et Colette (1962)
Director
Antoine et Colette (1962)
Writer
L'amour à vingt ans (1962)
Director
L'amour à vingt ans (1962)
Writer
Une grosse tête (1962)
Writer
Jules et Jim (1962)
Director
Jules et Jim (1962)
Producer
Jules et Jim (1962)
Screenplay
Tire-au-flanc 62 (1961)
Director
Tire-au-flanc 62 (1961)
Producer
Tire-au-flanc 62 (1961)
Adaptation
Une histoire d'eau (1961)
Director
Une histoire d'eau (1961)
Screenplay
Tirez sur le pianiste (1960)
Director
Tirez sur le pianiste (1960)
Screenplay
À bout de souffle (1960)
Original Story
Le Testament d'Orphée (1960)
Associate Producer
Les Quatre Cents Coups (1959)
Director
Les Quatre Cents Coups (1959)
Producer
Les Quatre Cents Coups (1959)
Writer
Les Surmenés (1958)
Writer
Les mistons (1957)
Director
Les mistons (1957)
Screenplay