Knowledge Identifier: +Claude_Chabrol
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1930.
Countries: France (61%), United States (12%), United Kingdom (10%)
Linked to: Los Angeles Times
Chabrol had interviewed Hitchcock with Francois Truffaut in 1954 on the set of "To Catch a Thief", where the two famously walked into a water tank after being starstruck by Hitchcock
In 1955 Chabrol was briefly employed as a publicity man at the French offices of 20th Century Fox, but was told that he was "the worst press officer they'd ever seen" and was replaced by Jean-Luc Godard, who they said was even worse
In 1956 he helped finance Jacques Rivette's short film "Le coup du berger", and later helped finance Rohmer's short "Véronique et son cancre" in 1958
Charles Denner - Two years later, in 1957, he secured another secondary role in Louis Malle's legendary "Elevator to the Gallows", next to Jeanne Moreau, a co-performer of his from the days of the TNP; however, it was not until 1963 that Denner was offered his first leading role by Claude Chabrol in "Landru", a film considered by many as his greatest on-screen performance
Henri Desire Landru - The 1962 film "Landru", directed by Claude Chabrol, was inspired by the murders
In 1965 Chabrol contributed to the New Wave portmanteau film "Six in Paris " with the segment "La Muette"
Mia Farrow - In the 1970s, Farrow appeared in a number of notable films, including the thriller "See No Evil" , French director Claude Chabrol's "Docteur Popaul" and "The Great Gatsby" , in which Farrow played Daisy Buchanan
Dr. Popaul - Popaul"' is a 1972 French black comedy film directed by Claude Chabrol. known under the titles "'High Heels"' and "'Scoundrel in White"'
Chabrol took a slight change of pace with his 1973 film "Wedding in Blood" by making his first film with political themes. the film stars Audran and Michel Piccoli as lovers who plot to murder Audran's husband, who is the corrupt gaullist mayor of their town
Per-Jakez Helias - His best-selling work is his autobiographical "Le cheval d'orgueil", or "The Horse of Pride", adapted for cinema by Claude Chabrol in 1980, rooted in the Bigoudenn area south of Kemper
Isabelle Huppert - Throughout the 1980s, Huppert continued to explore enigmatic and emotionally distant characters, most notably in Maurice Pialat's "Loulou" , Godard's "Sauve qui peut " , Diane Kurys' "Coup de foudre" , and Claude Chabrol's "Une Affaire de Femmes"
Dr. M (film) - M"'. is a 1990 film co-written and directed by Claude Chabrol
Francois Cluzet - Next, the actor worked with Claude Chabrol to play a husband tortured by jealousy in "L'Enfer" after having filmed with Chabrol in 1988 for "Une affaire de femmes"
In 1995 he was awarded the Prix René Clair from the Académie française for his body of work
Jacques Dutronc - Dutronc starred in Claude Chabrol's 2000 film "Merci pour le chocolat"
It was later remade in 2002 by director Adrian Lyne
The Bridesmaid (film) - "'The Bridesmaid"' is a 2004 film co-written and directed by Claude Chabrol