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Claude Sautet (1924–2000)


Claude Sautet was born on February 23, 1924 in Montrouge, Seine [now Hauts-de-Seine], France. He was a writer and director, known for Un Coeur en Hiver (1992), Nelly & Monsieur Arnaud (1995) and The Things of Life (1970). He was previously married to Graziella Sautet. He died on July 22, 2000 in Paris, France. See full bio »

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(age 76) in Paris, France

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Known For

(1992)
(1970)
(1978)

Filmography

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 1994 Intersection (earlier screenplay)
 1992 Un Coeur en Hiver (scenario and dialogue)
 1988 My Friend the Traitor (adaptation)
 1988 A Few Days with Me (scenario and dialogue)
 1983 Waiter! (scenario)
 1980 A Bad Son (screenplay)
 1978 A Simple Story (writer)
 1977 Death of a Corrupt Man (screenplay - uncredited)
 1976 Mado
 1972 Cesar & Rosalie (scenario)
 1971 Swashbuckler (adaptation)
 1971 Max and the Junkmen (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1970 Borsalino
 1970 The Things of Life (adaptation)
 1969 Under the Sign of the Bull (uncredited)
 1969 The Devil by the Tail (decoupage)
 1968 A Little Virtuous (adaptation)
 1967 Pillaged (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1966 Terror in Tokyo (uncredited)
 1966 A Matter of Resistance (collaboration)
 1965 The Dictator's Guns (adaptation and dialogue)
 1964 That Tender Age (original scenario - adaptation)
 1964 Backfire (uncredited)
 1964 Monsieur
 1963 Banana Peel (writer)
 1963 The Corrupt (adaptation)
 1960 Classe Tous Risques (adaptation)
 1960 Eyes Without a Face (adaptation)
 1959 The Tiger Attacks (adaptation) / (scenario)
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Personal Details

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Spouse:

Graziella Sautet  (his death)  (1 child)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on Nelly & Monsieur Arnaud (1995)] You put in details from your own life without actually wanting to do so expressly. I recognise that I have gone through a lot of the stages described in the film. I've known ennui, I've known misogyny, I've known misanthropy. I've gone through periods where one protects oneself as though one has been living in a fortress. I've known the moments when one is ... See more »

Trivia:

Buried in the Montparnasse Cemetery, Paris, France. See more »

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His movies often involved musicians and classical music See more »

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