François Truffaut

Born: 6 February 1932, Paris
Died: 21 October 1984, Paris

Highlighted works

  • Jules et Jim

    Jules et Jim

    Two friends fall for the same woman (Jeanne Moreau) in this effervescent French drama set at the time of the Great War.

  • The 400 Blows

    The 400 Blows

    The directorial debut of film critic François Truffaut, this autobiographical story of a wayward child marked a fresh start for French cinema.

  • 2 ou 3 choses que je sais d'elle

    2 ou 3 choses que je sais d'elle

    Moving ever further away from narrative, Jean-Luc Godard equates consumerism with prostitution in this radical portrait of a day in the life of a Parisian call girl.

  • À bout de souffle

    À bout de souffle


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