Francois Truffaut

Born:  February 6, 1932, Paris, France.

Died:  October 21, 1984, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France

 

1959:  The 400 Blows

1960:  Shoot The Piano Player, The Army Game

1962:  Jules and Jim, Love At Twenty

1964:  The Soft Skin

1966:  Fahrenheit 451

1968:  The Bride Wore Black, Stolen Kisses

1969:  Mississippi Mermaid

1970:  The Wild Child, Bed & Board

1971:  Two English Girls

1972:  A Gorgeous Girl Like Me

1973:  Day For Night

1975:  The Story of Adele H

1976:  Small Change

1977:  The Man Who Loved Women

1978:  The Green Room

1979:  Love On The Run

1980: The Last Metro

1981:  The Woman Next Door

1983:  Confidentially Yours

 

Academy Award Nominations:  Best Screenplay, The 400 Blows (1959); Best Director, Day For Night (1974); Best Screenplay, Day For Night (1974)

Berlin Film Festival Nominations:  In Competition, Love At Twenty (1962); Small Change (1976); The Man Who Loved Women (1977); Love On The Run (1979)

Cannes Film Festival Award:  Best Director, The 400 Blows (1959)
Nominations:  In Competition, The Soft Skin (1964)

Venice Film Festival Nomination:  In Competition, Fahrenheit 451 (1966)

 

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