Jacques Rivette

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Jacques Rivette
Rivette in 2006.
Born(1928-03-01)1 March 1928
Died29 January 2016(2016-01-29) (aged 87)
Paris, France
OccupationFilm director, film critic, theatrical director
Years active1949–2009
Known forParis nous appartient
Out 1
Celine and Julie Go Boating
La Belle Noiseuse
Spouse(s)Marilù Parolini (divorced)

Jacques Rivette (French: [ʒak ʁivɛt]; 1 March 1928 – 29 January 2016) was a French movie director, screenwriter and movie critic. His best-known movies include Celine and Julie Go Boating, La Belle Noiseuse and the rare thirteen-hour Out 1.[1] He was one of the main member of French cinema magazine Cahiers du Cinema.

Rivette died at his home in Paris, France from complications of Alzheimer's disease on 29 January 2016 at the age of 87.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Ruellan, André. "Jacques RIVETTE" (in French). Art-Culture-France. Retrieved February 6, 2015.
  2. "Jacques Rivette, Enigmatic French New Wave Director, Dies at 87". New York Times.com. January 29, 2016. Retrieved January 30, 2016.

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