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||January 12, 2009
||July 1, 1934
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RATE AND COMMENT
Began career as a stage actor; first film appearance (a bit) in Jacques Becker's short "Rue de l'Estrapade" (1953)
Feature acting debut, in Autant-Lara's "Le ble en herbe"
Short film directing debut (also producer), "Le poulet/The Chicken"
Made theatrical feature co-directing and writing debut with one episode of the omnibus film "Les baisers"/"Baisers de 16 ans"
Solo feature directing and co-writing debut, "Le vieil homme et l'enfant/The Old Man and the Child"
Formed Renn Productions; first film as producer, "Mazel Tov ou le mariage"
Sole film as producer apart from Renn Productions, Milos Forman's "Taking Off" (United States)
Began distributing films through own company, AMLF
Formed Renn Productions with brother-in-law Paul Rassam
Sold a 50 percent stake in Renn Productions to Jerome Seydoux and Chargeurs Group