Suzanne Schiffman
Date of Birth
Sep 27, 1929
Birth Place:
Paris, France

Biography

French screenwriter and director Suzanne Schiffman got her start working as a supervisor of continuity for Godard and Truffaut after receiving a degree in art history from the Sorbonne in Paris. In time, she became an assistant director for Truffaut and also collaborated on a few of his films. In 1973, Schiffman received an Oscar nomination for her screenplay for Truffaut's Day for Night. The...