Directed Rosette music video "Bois ton café, il va être froid" (1986).
2 Biographical Movies |
6 Interviews |
16 Articles |
Gilbert Cordier | Éric Rohmer | Jean-Marie Maurice Scherer | Maurice Scherer
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[on his work] You can say that my work is closer to the novel - to a certain classic style of novel which the cinema is now taking over - than to other forms of entertainment, like the theater.
Francois Truffaut in a 1973 interview: "Rohmer is the best Frencgh director now. He became famous very late compared to the rest of us, but for 15 years he's been behind us all the time. He's influenced us from behind for a long time.".
His films frequently refer to ideas and themes in plays and novels, such as references to Jules Verne (in The Green Ray), William Shakespeare (in A Winter's Tale) and Pascal's Wager (in Ma nuit chez Maud).