Jean-Pierre Melville

Jean-Pierre Melville

  • Born on
    • October 20th, 1917
  • Died on
    • August 2nd, 1973
Jean-Pierre Melville, born Jean-Pierre Grumbach (October 20, 1917 – August 2, 1973), was a French filmmaker. While with the French Resistance during World War II, he adopted the pseudonym Melville as a tribute to his favorite American author, Herman Melville. He kept it as his stage name once the war was over. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jean-Pierre Melville, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting (5 Credits)

1963Bluebeard as Georges Mandel
1962Le signe du lion as Un Consommateur (uncredited)
1960Breathless as Parvulesco, writer interviewed at Orly
1959Two Men in Manhattan as Moreau
1956Bob le Flambeur as Narrator (voice) (uncredited)


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