Francois Truffaut


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Noun1.Francois Truffaut - French filmmaker (1932-1984)
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It was through his work as a cinematographer that Roeg managed to gather critical attention, including on Francois Truffaut's Fahrenheit 451 in 1965.
Il a aussi fait carriere au cinema: en quelque 80 films, il tourna avec Francois Truffaut ([beaucoup moins que]Tirez sur le pianiste[beaucoup plus grand que]), Volker Schlondorff ([beaucoup moins que]Le tambour[beaucoup plus grand que]), Claude Chabrol ([beaucoup moins que]les fantomes du chapelier[beaucoup plus grand que])…
ISLAMABAD -- The Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) in collaboration with the Embassy of France and Alliance Francais, would organize screening of Director Francois Truffaut's film 'The 400 Blows' at PNCA Lecture Hall on September 26.
50 years ago, about halfway through the Cannes film festival, directors Francois Truffaut and Jean-Luc Godard got up onstage to announce that the festival would be closing down, in solidarity with the workers and students who were protesting all across France.
As Francois Truffaut, the late great French Director, said in 'Day For Night,' his film about filmmaking: 'The film is king.' The only thing left is for people to watch it.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- French actor Jean-Pierre Leaud, best known for Francois Truffaut's 400 Blows and Jean Luc Godard's Masculin Feminin, is heading his way to help celebrate the 36th edition of Fajr International Film Festival in Tehran.
While De Gaulle was probably dithering, directors like Jean-Luc Godard and Francois Truffaut slipped into Cannes with the single-minded intention to close the Festival.
"400 Blows" is written and directed by Francois Truffaut and stars Jean-Pierre Leaud, Albert Remy, and Claire Maurier.
In the past, the Chicago fest honored such world cinema luminaries as Orson Welles, Francois Truffaut, Clint Eastwood, Satyajit Ray, Sophia Loren and Steven Spielberg.
Premiere In 1962, esteemed French New Wave director and film critic Francois Truffaut recorded 27 hours of interviews with Alfred Hitchcock for an exhaustive book entitled Hitchcock/Truffaut, which examined the Master of Suspense's body of work.
To closely examine this connection, Harverty Rugg focuses on specific male film authors, including Ingmar Bergman, Francois Truffaut, Woody Allen, Pedro Almodovar, Werner Herzog, Andrei Tarkovsky, Federico Fellini, and Lars von Trier.
FRANCOIS TRUFFAUT'S "Day for Night" (1973) arguably is cinema's greatest movie about filmmaking.