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Gilbert Cordier | Jean-Marie Maurice Scherer | Maurice Scherer
6' 2" (1.88 m)
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[on My Night at Maud's
(1969)] What retains your interest in this film is the fact that my characters have a discourse to give, while in the majority of films, this is absent. Note that in general, I have always had misgivings about discursive films. But you are often attracted by things which seem the most unattractive and the most perilous to you. My idea was precisely to integrate a discourse ...
Francois Truffaut in a 1973 interview: "Rohmer is the best French director now. He became famous very late compared to the rest of us, but for 15 years he's been behind us all the time. He's influenced us from behind for a long time.".
Concentrates on intelligent, articulate protagonists who frequently fail to own up to their desires.