Francois Truffaut

Writer · Actor · Director
IVA Star Rating : 61
François Roland Truffaut was a French film director, screenwriter, producer, actor, and film critic. He is widely regarded as 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, having worked on over 25 films. Truffaut's film The 400 Blows came to be a... read more

François Roland Truffaut was a French film director, screenwriter, producer, actor, and film critic. He is widely regarded as 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, having worked on over 25 films. Truffaut's film The 400 Blows came to be a defining film of the French New Wave movement, and was followed by four sequels, Antoine et Colette, Stolen Kisses, Bed and Board, and Love on the Run, between 1958 and 1979.

Birth Name

François Roland Truffaut

Born

Saturday, 06 February 1932

Died

Sunday, 21 October 1984

Actor Filmography

My Journey Through French Cinema Self 2016
Hitchcock/Truffaut Himself (archive footage) 2015
Duels Himself (archive footage) 2014
Ain't Misbehavin Himself (archive footage) 2013
The Story of Film: An Odyssey Himself (archive footage) 2011
Two in the Wave Himself (archive footage) / Self 2010
Coming Attractions: The History of the Movie Trailer Himself (archive footage) 2009
The Dreamers 2003
Cuéntame Self 2001
Roberto Rossellini: Frammenti e Battute Himself (archive footage) 2000
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

My Journey Through French Cinema Self 2016
Hitchcock/Truffaut Himself (archive footage) 2015
Duels Himself (archive footage) 2014
Ain't Misbehavin Himself (archive footage) 2013
The Story of Film: An Odyssey Himself (archive footage) 2011
Two in the Wave Himself (archive footage) / Self 2010
Coming Attractions: The History of the Movie Trailer Himself (archive footage) 2009
The Dreamers 2003
Cuéntame Self 2001
Roberto Rossellini: Frammenti e Battute Himself (archive footage) 2000
Monsieur Truffaut Meets Mr. Hitchcock Archivmaterial 1999
Citizen Langlois Himself (archive footage) 1995
Reputations Himself (archive footage) 1994
François Truffaut: Portraits volés Himself (archive footage) 1993
Vivement Truffaut Himself (archive footage) 1985
The Green Room Julien Davenne 1978
Close Encounters of the Third Kind Claude Lacombe 1977
The Man Who Loved Women Man at Funeral (uncredited) 1977
Small Change Martines Vater 1976
The Story of Adele H Officer 1975
Arena Herself 1975
I'm a Stranger Here Myself Himself 1975
Langlois Himself 1974
Day for Night Ferrand, le réalisateur 1973
A Gorgeous Girl Like Me Un journaliste 1972
Two English Girls Narrator / Récitant 1971
Bed & Board Le marchand de journaux 1970
The Wild Child Dr. Jean Itard 1970
Carl Th. Dreyer Himself 1966
The Soft Skin Le pompiste 1964
The Army Game 1961
The 400 Blows Man in Funfair 1959
La sonate à Kreutzer 1956

Director Filmography

Producer Filmography

1975 Oscar Best Director Nominated
1975 Oscar Best Writing, Original Screenplay Nominated
1960 Oscar Best Writing, Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen Nominated
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