Biography of Francois Truffaut


Study Guides on Works by Francois Truffaut

The film The 400 blows, is the debut film of French director Francois Truffaut. The film was released in the year 1959 in France and it received numerous awards at different film festivals, including at the Cannes film festival and at the Palme d’...

Released in early 1962, Jules and Jim is one of the landmark films that defines the French New Wave of the late 50’s/early 60’s directed by perhaps its most iconic figure, Francois Truffaut. The title characters are the Austrian and French men who...