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Jean-Pierre Mocky

Director

Born - 6 July 1929, Nice, France
Died - 8 August 2019

Prolific French director, mostly of satirical black comedies. Born Jean-Paul Mokiejewski, he was originally a youthful-looking actor - debut in The Eternal Husband (1946) and most notably in La Tete contre Les Murs (1958, for which he also directed some scenes) - and often acted in his own films. He began to direct in the late 1950s: Les Dragueurs/The Young Have No Morals (1958), Snobs (1961), Les Vierges (1963), La Bourse at La Vie (1966), Solo (1969), Chut (1972), L'Ibis Rouge (1975), Il Testimone (1978), Litan (1981), Le Pactole (1985), Agent Trouble (1987), Divine Enfant (1989), Bonsoir (1992), Noir comme le Souvenir (1995), Vidange (1998), Le Furet (2003), 13 French Street (2007), Les Insomniaques (2011), Le Mentor (2013), Monsieur Cauchemar (2015), Votez Pour Moi! (2017) and Tous Flics! (2019), his last. Four times married, he had 17 children.