Jacques Prévert

Born: 4 May 1900, Neuilly-sur-Seine
Died: 1977

Highlighted works

  • Les Enfants du paradis

    Les Enfants du paradis

    Made during the Nazi occupation of France, Marcel Carne’s romantic epic of the 19th-century theatre world is a life-affirming tribute to love, Paris and the stage.

  • L' Atalante

    L' Atalante

    Newly-weds begin their life together on a working barge in this luminous and poetic romance, the only feature film by director Jean Vigo.

  • L' Âge d'or

    L' Âge d'or

    Banned for decades, Buñuel’s feature debut is a gleefully inventive, wickedly funny and still profoundly disturbing Surrealist assault on every social and moral convention imaginable.


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