play "Champignol malgré lui" (Georges Feydeau and Maurice Desvallières)
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Did You Know?
[on working with Luis Buñuel
in The Phantom of Liberty
(1974)] The police commissioner called. "Your sister is on the phone." "But she's dead!" Cut. We go to the next scene, the family tomb. Don Luis says, "Camera!" Then he says "Cut!" "Go get me a phone." His assistant goes and gets a phone. On a stack of coffins, Buñuel pushes one of the coffins and puts the phone on the coffin beneath it. So, ...
He was good friends with Delphine Seyrig
, who personally chose him as her partner in a theatrical production of "Cet animal étrange" (a Gabriel Arout
play based on a series of short stories by Tchekhov) and went on to work with him on many other occasions, both on screen and stage. Rochefort always considered Delphine a crucial figure of his life, stating that the honor of being her partner ...