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Claude Chabrol (1930–2010)


French film director considered a master in the mystery genre. He is credited with starting the "nouvelle vague" French film movement. See full bio »

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(age 80) in Paris, France

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Other Works:

Biography (with Eric Rohmer): "Hitchcock"

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 8 Print Biographies | 6 Interviews | 11 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Personal Quote:

"I am a Communist, certainly, but that doesn't mean I have to make films about the wheat harvest." (1971 interview with Roger Ebert) See more »

Trivia:

Between 1978 and 1980 made commercials for Mamie Nova, R5, Gueule d'Amour and Franco Russe. See more »

Trademark:

Often cast frosty leading ladies in the Hitchcock tradition See more »

Nickname:

The French Hitchcock See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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