Jacques Rivette

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Jacques Rivette
Jacques Rivette 5.jpg
Rivette in 2006.
Born (1928-03-01)1 March 1928
Rouen, France
Died 29 January 2016(2016-01-29) (aged 87)
Paris, France
Occupation Film director, film critic, theatrical director
Years active 1949–2009
Known for Paris 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]

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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