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JPL | J.P. Leaud | Jean Pierre Leaud | Jean-Paul Leaud | Jean-Pierre Leaud
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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What I find great in his films, is the feeling of freedom, of truth, that feeling you get along with the camera. The precise intuition he has of the truth of tiny details. The 400 Blows
(1959), which I watch often, is full of details which give poetry to the movie.
In 1968, during the military dictatorship government in Brazil, as seen in the documentary Barra 68 - Sem Perder a Ternura
(2001), Jean-Pierre Léaud, who was also a political militant, made a speech for hundreds of students at Brasília University, which is in Brazil's capital.
Often plays eccentric, usually penniless characters