Claude Sautet
Date of Birth
Feb 23, 1924
Birth Place:
Montrouge, France

Biography

One of France's most respected directors, Claude Sautet was without equal in his ability to chronicle the banal complexities of French bourgeois life. In such works as Les Choses de la Vie (1969), Vincent, Paul, François, et les Autres (1974), and Un Coeur en Hiver (1992), Sautet explored the personal relationships and emotional frailties of everyday men and women with warmth and assurance,...