Alain Poiré
Date of Birth
Feb 13, 1917
Birth Place:
Paris, France

Biography

Legendary French producer Alain Poiré had a film career that spanned 60 years and around 250 films. His first stint in the film world was in 1938, when the young former law student joined the Societe Nouvelle des Estalissements Gaumont, a group started to restructure and save the financially floundering Gaumont studio. For three years, he was in charge of the distribution and exhibition of Gaumont...