Title
Jean de Florette
Director
Claude Berri
Based on the work of
Marcel Pagnol
Composer
Jean-Claude Petit
Actor
Daniel Auteuil Elisabeth Depardieu Gérard Depardieu Yves Montand 1921-1991
Language
French
Publisher
A-Film, © 2006
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1986
Playing time
117 min.
Note
Frans gesproken, Nederlands gesproken
EAN
8716777055663

About Claude Berri

Claude Berri (French: [bɛʁi]; 1 July 1934 – 12 January 2009) was a French film director, writer, producer, actor and distributor.

Early life

Born Claude Beri Langmann in Paris, Berri was the son of Jewish immigrant parents. His mother, Beila (née Bercu), was from Romania, and his father, Hirsch Langmann, was a furrier from Poland. His sister was the screenwriter and editor Arlette Langmann.

Career

Berri won the "Best Film" BAFTA for Jean de Florette, and was also nominated for twelve César Awards, though he never won. Berri also won the Oscar for Best Short Film for Le Poulet at the 38th Academy Awards in 1966, and produced Roman Polanski's Tess which was nominated for Best Picture in 1981.

Internationally, however, two films i…Read more on Wikipedia