Nominated for 3 Oscars.
Another 32 wins & 22 nominations.
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A compilation of some of his movies critiques "Les films de ma vie" (The movies of my life).
2 Biographical Movies |
8 Print Biographies |
2 Interviews |
8 Articles |
4 Pictorials |
François | F. Truffaut | Francois Truffaut
5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Originally, I didn't like [John Ford
]--because of his material: for example, the comic secondary characters, the brutality, the male-female relationships typified by the man's slapping the woman on the backside. But eventually I came to understand that he had achieved an absolute uniformity of technical expertise. And his technique is the more admirable for being unobtrusive: His camera is ...
Interviewed in "World Directors in Dialogue" by Bert Cardullo (Scarecrow Press, 2011).