No photo available. Represent Jacques Rivette? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,413 this week

Jacques Rivette

Although François Truffaut has written that the New Wave began "thanks to Rivette," the films of this masterful French director are not well known. Rivette, like his "Cahiers du Cinéma" colleagues Truffaut, Jean-Luc Godard, Claude Chabrol and Eric Rohmer, did graduate to filmmaking but, like Rohmer, was something of a late bloomer as a director. ... See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Jacques Rivette? Add or change photos

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 39 people
created 22 Apr 2011
 
a list of 28 people
created 05 Jul 2011
 
a list of 49 people
created 21 Mar 2012
 
a list of 33 people
created 9 months ago
 
list image
a list of 32 people
created 6 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Jacques Rivette's work have you seen?

User Polls

14 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (32 credits)
Show Show Writer (25 credits)
Show Show Actor (6 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Cinematographer (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (5 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 3 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

J. Rivette | Rivette
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on All About Eve (1950)] I still think that Eve is a failed Broadway piece and that it's not for nothing that he [Joseph L. Mankiewicz] left after the first scene of [Jean] Cocteau's Monstres sacrés (which by the way is not a good Cocteau film) because as I see it, the first scene is so powerful that one cannot write the ending or, if one does, one is doomed to churn out a scenario à la ... See more »

Trivia:

His main sources of inspiration for L'amour fou (1969) were Les idoles (1968) (which starred the same actress, Bulle Ogier) and Pirandello's play 'To Find Oneself', of which he had attended a stage performance with Delphine Seyrig. See more »

Trademark:

Often casts Bulle Ogier, Juliet Berto and Michel Piccoli See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Le pont du Nord question zimt
Alzheimer's jhst2
36 Vues Du Pic Saint-Loup at the 2009 NY Films Festival neil57
Discuss Jacques Rivette on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page