Bertrand Tavernier

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Bertrand Tavernier
Photo of Bertrand Tavernier in 2017
Bertrand Tavernier, 2017
Born(1941-04-25)25 April 1941
Died25 March 2021(2021-03-25) (aged 79)
NationalityFrench
OccupationDirector, producer, screenwriter, actor
Years active1960–2016

Bertrand Tavernier (25 April 1941 – 25 March 2021) was a French director, screenwriter, actor and producer.[1]

In 1995, his movie L'Appât won the Golden Bear Award at the 45th Berlin International Film Festival.[2] Four years later, his movie It All Starts Today won an Honourable Mention at the 49th Berlin International Film Festival.[3]

His movie The Princess of Montpensier competed for the Palme d'Or at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Maslin, Janet (20 December 1982). "Clean Slate (1981) 'Coup De Torchon,' Life in a French Colony". The New York Times. Retrieved 10 April 2012.
  2. "Berlinale: 1995 Prize Winners". berlinale.de. Retrieved 29 December 2011.
  3. "Berlinale: 1999 Prize Winners". berlinale.de. Retrieved 29 January 2012.
  4. "Hollywood Reporter: Cannes Lineup". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 16 April 2010.