auteur


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auteur

a film director or producer who controls a production and gives the film its unique style
Not to be confused with:
hauteur – arrogance; a haughty manner

au·teur

 (ō-tûr′, ō-tœr′)
n.
A filmmaker, usually a director, who exercises creative control over his or her works and has a strong personal style.

[French, from Old French autor, author; see author.]

auteur

(ɔːˈtɜː)
n
(Film) a director whose creative influence on a film is so great as to be considered its author
[French: author]
auˈteurism n
auˈteurist adj

au•teur

(oʊˈtɜr)

n.
a filmmaker whose films accord with the auteur theory.
[1960–65; < French: literally, author, originator < Latin auctor. See author]
au•teur′ism, n.
au•teur′ist, adj., n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.auteur - a filmmaker who has a personal style and keeps creative control over his or her worksauteur - a filmmaker who has a personal style and keeps creative control over his or her works
film maker, film producer, filmmaker, movie maker - a producer of motion pictures
Translations

auteur

[ɔːˈtɜːr] n (= film director) → grand(e) réalisateur/trice m/f
film d'auteur → film d'auteur
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