Francois Truffaut - Quotes

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I have always preferred the reflection of the life to life itself. ---->>>

Film lovers are sick people.

Film lovers are sick people.

An actor is never so great as when he reminds you of an animal - falling like a cat, lying like a dog, moving like a fox. ---->>>

I prefer to be busy all day long, and when you work for someone else, you're not busy enough. ---->>>

In love, women are professionals, men are amateurs.

In love, women are professionals, men are amateurs.

Hitchcock loves to be misunderstood, because he has based his whole life around misunderstandings. ---->>>

I've always had the impression that real militants are like cleaning women, doing a thankless, daily but necessary job. ---->>>

Taste is a result of a thousand distastes. ---->>>

The film of tomorrow will resemble the person who made it, and the number of spectators will be proportional to the number of friends the director has. ---->>>

Is the cinema more important than life? ---->>>

Some day I'll make a film that critics will like. When I have money to waste. ---->>>

The film of tomorrow appears to me as even more personal than an individual and autobiographical novel, like a confession, or a diary. ---->>>

When humor can be made to alternate with melancholy, one has a success, but when the same things are funny and melancholic at the same time, it's just wonderful.

When humor can be made to alternate with melancholy, one has a success, but when the same things are funny and melancholic at the same time, it's just wonderful.

I'd skip school regularly to see movies - even in the morning, in the small Parisian theaters that opened early.

I'd skip school regularly to see movies - even in the morning, in the small Parisian theaters that opened early.

At first, I wasn't sure whether I'd be a critic or a filmmaker, but I knew it would be something like that. ---->>>

I have always preferred the reflect of the life to life itself. ---->>>

What switched me to films was the flood of American pictures into Paris after the Liberation. ---->>>

The film of tomorrow will not be directed by civil servants of the camera, but by artists for whom shooting a film constitutes a wonderful and thrilling adventure. ---->>>

The film of tomorrow will be an act of love. ---->>>

During the war, I saw many films that made me fall in love with the cinema. ---->>>

I had thought of writing, actually, and that later on I'd be a novelist. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: French
Born: 02-06, 1932
Birthplace: Paris, France
Die: 10-21, 1984
Occupation: Director
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François Roland Truffaut (French: [fʁɑ̃.swa ʁɔ.lɑ̃ tʁyfo]; 6 February 1932 – 21 October 1984) was a French film director, screenwriter, producer, actor, and film critic, as well as one of the founders of the French New Wave. In a film career lasting over a quarter of a century, he remains an icon of the French film industry, having worked on over 25 films (wikipedia)