Nominated for 1 Oscar.
Another 7 wins & 4 nominations.
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Mr. Hulot | J. Tati | Zak Tati | Tati
6' 3" (1.91 m)
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[at the 1959 Academy Awards] I find that the people who speak the worst English want to talk more than the others.
During WWII, he lived in a small house in Vijon, Indre, in the Centre of France. He promised his neighbors to shoot his movie there and in St-Sévère which was the biggest town around. It was Jour de Fête.
Used an unique sound design in most of his films: almost all dialogue (except for the most essential lines) is toned down to the background. However, sounds that are crucial in comic gags are amplified.