STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 423 this week

Louis Malle (1932–1995)


Louis Malle, the descendant of a French nobleman who made a fortune in beet sugar during the Napoleonic Wars, created films that explored life and its meaning. Malle's family discouraged his early interest in film but, in 1950, allowed him to enter the Institute of Advanced Cinematographic Studies in Paris. His résumé showed that he had worked as ... See full bio »

What is Emily Mortimer Watching?

The Mary Poppins Returns star shares her favorite new movie, and the docuseries she's obsessed with.

See what's on her Watchlist

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 38 people
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 37 people
created 19 Nov 2017
 
a list of 45 people
created 12 Oct 2015
 
a list of 34 people
created 19 Mar 2011
 
a list of 47 people
created 28 Aug 2017
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Louis Malle's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 40 wins & 25 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

(1987)
May Fools Director
(1990)
Atlantic City Director
(1980)
Lacombe, Lucien Director
(1974)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (33 credits)
 1992 Damage
 1990 May Fools
 1986 ...And the Pursuit of Happiness (TV Movie documentary)
 1985 God's Country (TV Movie documentary)
 1985 Alamo Bay
 1984 Crackers
 1980 Atlantic City
 1978 Pretty Baby
 1977 Dominique Sanda ou Le rêve éveillé (TV Short documentary)
 1976 Close Up (Documentary short)
 1975 Black Moon (directed by)
 1974 Place de la République (Documentary)
 1974 Humain, trop humain (Documentary)
 1969 L'Inde fantôme (TV Mini-Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1969 Calcutta (Documentary)
 1968 Spirits of the Dead (segment "William Wilson")
 1965 Viva Maria!
 1964 Bons baisers de Bangkok (TV Short documentary)
 1962 Vive le tour (Documentary short)
 1958 The Lovers
 1956 Le monde du silence (Documentary)
 1954 Crazeologie (Short)
 1954 Station 307 (Short)
Show Show Writer (18 credits)
Show Show Producer (9 credits)
Show Show Actor (6 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (6 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (41 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (14 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

"Au Revoir Les Enfants & Lacombe, Lucien" 1989. isbn 0571141439 See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 4 Print Biographies | 1 Interview | 3 Articles | 3 Pictorials | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Height:

5' 6¼" (1.68 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I think predictability has become the rule and I'm completely the opposite -- I like spectators to be disturbed. See more »

Trivia:

Went to several Catholic boarding schools, which inspired him to make one of his greatest movies, Au Revoir les Enfants (1987). See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed