STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 2,345 this week

René Clément (1913–1996)


René Clément was one of the leading French directors of the post-World War II era. He directed what are regarded as some of the greatest films of the time, such as The Battle of the Rails (1946), Forbidden Games (1952) and The Day and the Hour (1963). He was later almost forgotten as a director. He was back in public attention briefly when his epic... See full bio »

Died:

(age 82) in Monte Carlo, Monaco

Kevin Smith Answers 26 Questions About Sundance

Clerks premiered at the Sundance Film Festival 26 years ago, so we asked Kevin Smith 26 questions about the festival.

Watch the video

Déjà View: Noteworthy Reboots and Remakes

You can add Little Women to the list! Take a look at even more movies and TV shows that were so nice they made 'em twice (at least).

See the full gallery

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 41 people
created 30 Jan 2016
 
a list of 38 people
created 01 May 2016
 
a list of 49 people
created 08 Nov 2015
 
a list of 40 people
created 03 Dec 2012
 
list image
a list of 230 people
created 12 Dec 2018
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of René Clément's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 15 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

Forbidden Games Director
(1952)
(1946)
(1954)
Purple Noon Director
(1960)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (33 credits)
 1975 Scar Tissue
 1964 Joy House
 1960 Purple Noon
 1957 The Sea Wall
 1956 Gervaise
 1947 The Damned
 1946 Mr. Orchid
 1946 Beauty and the Beast (uncredited)
 1944 Chefs de demain (Documentary short)
 1943 La grande pastorale (Documentary short)
 1942 Ceux du rail (Documentary short)
 1940 Le triage (Documentary short)
 1940 Toulouse (Documentary short)
 1939 La bièvre, fille perdue (Documentary short)
 1939 Paris la nuit (Documentary short)
 1938 La grande chartreuse (Short)
 1937 Aude, belle inconnue (Short)
 1937 L'Arabie interdite (Short)
 1937 Occitanie, terre d'Aude (Documentary short)
 1936 Soigne ton gauche (Short)
 1935 Evasion (Short)
Show Show Writer (12 credits)
Show Show Actor (3 credits)
Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (2 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (13 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Rene Clement
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume One, 1890-1945". Pages 137-140. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1987. See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed