40 wins & 16 nominations.
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(scenario & adaptation and dialogue)
Author of the book "Notes sur le cinématographe" (Editions Gallimard, Paris).
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5' 10" (1.78 m)
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I think that in other films' actors speak as if they were on stage. As a result, the audience is used to theatrical inflections. That makes my non-actors appear unique, and thus, they seem to be speaking in a single new way. I want the essence of my films to be not the words my people say or even the gestures they perform, but what these words and gestures provoke in them. What I tell them to do ...
Andrei Tarkovsky held Bresson in very high regard, noting him and Ingmar Bergman as his two favorite filmmakers.
Catholic-based themes and images
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