Bertrand Blier

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Bertrand Blier
Bertrand Blier Cannes.jpg
Born(1939-03-14) 14 March 1939 (age 74)
Boulogne-Billancourt, France
OccupationFilm director
Years active1963-present
 
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Bertrand Blier
Bertrand Blier Cannes.jpg
Born(1939-03-14) 14 March 1939 (age 74)
Boulogne-Billancourt, France
OccupationFilm director
Years active1963-present

Bertrand Blier (born 14 March 1939) is a French screenwriter and film director. His 1978 film Get Out Your Handkerchiefs won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film at the 51st Academy Awards.[1]

Born in Boulogne-Billancourt, France. He is the son of famous French actor Bernard Blier. His 1996 film Mon Homme was entered into the 46th Berlin International Film Festival.[2] His 2005 film How Much Do You Love Me? was entered into the 28th Moscow International Film Festival where he won the Silver George for Best Director.[3]

A defence of Blier's work up until 2000 was written by Sue Harris, Queen Mary College, London and published in 2001 By Manchester University Press.[4]

Filmography[edit]

As director (unless otherwise specified):

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The 51st Academy Awards (1979) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2013-06-07. 
  2. ^ "Berlinale: 1996 Programme". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2012-01-01. 
  3. ^ "28th Moscow International Film Festival (2006)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-04-21. 
  4. ^ Bertrand Blier - In the series French Film Directors. ISBN 0-7190-5297-1

External links[edit]

<Bertrand Blier by Sue Harris, Manchester University Press, 2001. ISBN 0-7190-5297-1/></>