The director Francois Truffaut passed away at age 52, this age of death has to be considered premature. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Francois Truffaut and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
French New Wave film director who won the award for Best Director at the Cannes Film Festival for his seminal 1959 feature The 400 Blows. His 1973 film Day for Night won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film and he also directed the critically acclaimed films Shoot the Piano Player (1960), Jules et Jim (1961) and The Wild Child (1970).
He joined the French Army when he was eighteen years old.
His final film, 1983’s Confidentially Yours, was filmed in black and white and was a tribute to his favorite director, Alfred Hitchcock.
He had three children with his wife Madeleine Morgenstern.
He played the character Claude Lacombe in the 1977 Steven Spielberg film Close Encounters of the Third Kind.
How did Francois Truffaut die?
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||52 years|
|Death date||October 21, 1984|
|Place of death||American Hospital of Paris, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Quotes by Francois Truffaut
Some day I’ll make a film that critics will like. When I have money to waste.Francois Truffaut
Hitchcock loves to be misunderstood, because he has based his whole life around misunderstandings.Francois Truffaut
I am less instinctive as I try to be more professional – about the music, about the sound.Francois Truffaut
If I have some free time, I leave Paris with some books about the cinema. If I’m not filming, I’m watching films.Francois Truffaut
At first, I wasn’t sure whether I’d be a critic or a filmmaker, but I knew it would be something like that.Francois Truffaut