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"Hitchcock/Truffaut: The definitive study of Alfred Hitchcock
by François Truffaut" (Revised Edition); 1983 (French original version); 1984 (English translation); 1985 Touchstone Edition, published by Simon & Shuster, New York, 368 pages, ISBN 0671604295.
2 Biographical Movies |
13 Print Biographies |
2 Interviews |
9 Articles |
4 Pictorials |
François | F. Truffaut | Francois Truffaut
5' 6" (1.68 m)
Did You Know?
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 ...
When director Sergei Parajanov
was imprisoned by the Soviet government, Truffaut signed a petition for his release.