List of French film directors


List of French film directors

The following is a list of French film directors:

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A

* Gabriel Aghion
* Alexandre Aja
* Jean-Gabriel Albicocco
* Marc Allégret
* Yves Allégret
* Jean-Baptiste Andrea
* Jean-Jacques Annaud
* Olivier Assayas
* Alexandre Astruc
* Jacques Audiard
* Jean Aurel
* Claude Autant-Lara
* Serge Avedikian
* Eric Axelson

B

* Géla Babluani
* Charles le Bargy
* Jacques de Baroncelli
* Jean-Marc Barr
* Jean-Louis Barrault
* Jacques Becker
* Jean Becker (director, actor)
* Jean-Jacques Beineix
* Yamina Benguigui
* Raymond Bernard
* Claude Berri
* Luc Besson
* Enki Bilal
* Alice Guy-Blaché
* Michel Blanc
* Bertrand Blier
* Romane Bohringer
* Michel Boisrond
* Bertrand Bonello
* Bernie Bonvoisin
* Rachid Bouchareb
* Laurent Boutonnat
* Jean-Christophe Bouvet
* Sarah Bouyain
* Jean-Pierre Bouyxou
* Gérard Brach
* Catherine Breillat
* Robert Bresson
* Jean-Claude Brialy
* Charles Burguet
* José Bénazéraf

C

* Marcel Camus
* Guillaume Canet
* Laurent Cantet
* Leos Carax
* Christian Carion
* Marcel Carné
* Emmanuel Carrère
* Eol Çashku
* Yves Caumon
* André Cayatte
* Claude Chabrol
* Charles Vanel
* Jacques Charon
* Étienne Chatiliez
* Patrice Chéreau
* Segundo de Chomón
* Élie Chouraqui
* Christian-Jaque
* Yves Ciampi
* Jean-Paul Civeyrac
* René Clair
* René Clément
* Henri-Georges Clouzot
* Jean Cocteau
* Henri Colpi
* Alain Corneau
* Edgardo Cozarinsky

D

* Philippe de Broca
* Guy Debord
* Jean Delannoy
* Benoît Delépine
* Louis Delluc
* Richard Dembo
* Jacques Demy
* Claire Denis
* Jacques Deray
* Arnaud Desplechin
* Henri Diamant-Berger
* William Kennedy Dickson
* Albert Dieudonné
* Arielle Dombasle
* Germaine Dulac
* Bruno Dumont
* François Dupeyron
* Marguerite Duras
* Julien Duvivier

E

* Christine Edzard
* Robert Enrico
* Jean Epstein
* Jean Eustache

F

* Henri de la Falaise
* Ismaël Ferroukhi
* Louis Feuillade
* Jacques Feyder
* Georges Franju
* Guy du Fresnay

G

* Abel Gance
* Christophe Gans
* Nicole Garcia
* Philippe Garrel
* Louis J. Gasnier
* Tony Gatlif
* Costa Gavras
* Julie Gavras
* Daniel Gélin
* Francis Girod
* Jean-Luc Godard
* Michel Gondry
* Jean-Pierre Gorin
* Jean-Paul Goude
* Pierre Granier-Deferre
* Gregory Monro
* Jean Grémillon
* Paul Grimault
* Stéphan Guérin-Tillié
* Sacha Guitry

H

* Lucile Hadzihalilovic
* Roger Hanin
* Philippe Harel
* Christophe Honoré
* Robert Hossein
* André Hugon
* André Hunebelle

I

* Marcel Ichac
* Jean Image
* Otar Iosseliani

J

* Luc Jacquet
* Benoît Jacquot
* Just Jaeckin
* Agnès Jaoui
* Sébastien Japrisot
* Jean Boyer
* Jean-Pierre Marois
* Jean-Christophe Jeauffre
* Jean-Pierre Jeunet
* Roland Joffé
* Gérard Jugnot

K

* William Karel
* Mathieu Kassovitz
* Peter Kassovitz
* Othello Khanh
* Cédric Klapisch
* Gérard Krawczyk
* Diane Kurys
* Adonis Kyrou

L

* Marcel L'Herbier
* Georges Lacombe (film director)
* Jean-Daniel Lafond
* René Laloux
* Albert Lamorisse
* Rémi Lange
* Claude Lanzmann
* Jacques Lanzmann
* Denys de La Patellière
* Georges Lautner
* Yves Lavandier
* Louis Le Prince
* Patrice Leconte
* Claude Lelouch
* Benjamin Lemaire
* René Leprince
* Louis Leterrier
* Sébastien Lifshitz
* Auguste and Louis Lumière

M

* Louis Malle
* Marc Caro
* Sophie Marceau
* Maurice Mariaud
* Chris Marker
* Christian Marquand
* Tonie Marshall
* Léon Mathot
* Georges Méliès
* Jean-Pierre Melville
* Michel Deville
* Michel Mitrani
* Radu Mihăileanu
* Claude Miller
* Alexandre Michon
* Noël Mitrani
* Serge Moati
* Jean-Pierre Mocky
* Léonide Moguy
* Édouard Molinaro
* Bruno Monsaingeon
* Gaël Morel
* Luc Moullet
* Mr. Oizo
* Musidora

N

* Raphael Nadjari
* Jules and Gedeon Naudet
* Nicolas Klotz
* Gaspar Noé
* Diran Noubar
* Bruno Nuytten

O

* Marcel Ophüls
* Gérard Oury
* François Ozon

P

* Marcel Pagnol
* Jean Painlevé
* Euzhan Palcy
* Jean-Marie Pallardy
* Philippe Parreno
* Christine Pascal
* Alain Payet
* Max Pécas
* Robert Péguy
* Vincent Pérez
* Léonce Perret
* Jacques Perrin
* Maurice Pialat
* Claude Pinoteau
* Gérard Pirès
* Pitof
* Jean-Marie Poiré
* Léon Poirier
* Roman Polanski
* Jean-Daniel Pollet
* Henri Pouctal
* Eugene Py

R

* Philippe Ramos
* Bernard Rapp
* Jean-Paul Rappeneau
* Jean Renoir
* Alain Resnais
* Jacques Rivette
* Alain Robbe-Grillet
* Yves Robert
* Éric Rochant
* Charles de Rochefort
* Éric Rohmer
* Jean Rollin
* Frédéric Rossif
* François Rotger
* Brigitte Roüan
* Gaston Roudès
* Jacques Rouffio
* Henry Roussell
* Jacques Rozier
* Alexandre Ryder

S

* Jean-Paul Salomé
* Lucia Sanchez
* Sarah Maldoror
* Claude Sautet
* Suzanne Schiffman
* Pierre Schoendoerffer
* Barbet Schroeder
* Partho Sen-Gupta
* Serge Ankri
* Coline Serreau
* Delphine Seyrig
* Florent Emilio Siri
* George Sluizer
* Nicole Stéphane
* Straub-Huillet
* Charlotte Szlovak
* Jeannot Szwarc

T

* Jihan El-Tahri
* Jacques Tati
* Bertrand Tavernier
* André Téchiné
* Virginie Thévenet
* Danièle Thompson
* Daniel Tinayre
* Laurent Tirard
* Jacques Tourneur
* Maurice Tourneur
* Tran Anh Hung
* Coralie Trinh Thi
* Nadine Trintignant
* François Truffaut

V

* Roger Vadim
* Eric Valli
* Agnès Varda
* Marcel Varnel
* Anton Vassil
* Francis Veber
* Paul Vecchiali
* Henri Verneuil
* Dylan Verrechia
* Sandrine Veysset
* Jean Vigo
* René Viénet

W

* Régis Wargnier
* André Weinfeld
* Sylvain White
* Anne Wiazemsky

Z

* Ferdinand Zecca
* Ariel Zeitoun
* Claude Zidi
* Erick Zonca

ee also

* French film

External links

* [http://www.manchesteruniversitypress.co.uk/information_areas/subjects/film/french_film1.htm Some notes on each director]


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