Claude Chabrol (1930–2010)

Director | Writer | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Le Beau Serge (1958) | Story of Women (1988) | La Cérémonie (1995)
AWARDS 
22 wins & 28 nominations More »
NICKNAMEs  
The Balzac of Cinema, The French Hitchcock
BORN 
Jun 24, 1930 (died Sep 12, 2010)
HEIGHT 
5' 6" (1.68m)

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Past Film & Video (113 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Nosferatu vs. Father Pipecock & Sister FunkNosferatu vs. Father Pipecock & Sister Funk Special Thanks  Less 2014 $2MM
  • Primary photo for In Memoriam Bernadette LafontIn Memoriam Bernadette Lafont Dedicatee  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Day of the CrowsThe Day of the Crows Le docteur (voice), In Memory Of  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Le grand soirLe grand soir Dedicatee  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Gainsbourg: A Heroic LifeGainsbourg: A Heroic Life Le Producteur Musique de Gainsbourg  Less 2010 €12MM $230K / —
  • Primary photo for À bicycletteÀ bicyclette (Short) Actor  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Inspector BellamyInspector Bellamy Director, Writer (scenario, adaptation and dialogue)  Less 2009 $106K / —
  • Primary photo for Lucifer et moiLucifer et moi L'homme de la rue  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Girl Cut in TwoThe Girl Cut in Two Director, Writer (scenario, adaptation and dialogue)  Less 2007 $410K / —
  • Primary photo for Comedy of PowerComedy of Power Director, Writer (adaptation), Writer (dialogue), Writer (scenario)  Less 2006 $79K / —
  • Primary photo for AvidaAvida Le zoophile débonnaire  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The BridesmaidThe Bridesmaid Director, Writer (adaptation), Writer (dialogue), Writer (scenario)  Less 2004 $111K / —
  • Primary photo for The Flower of EvilThe Flower of Evil Director, Writer (adaptation and dialogue)  Less 2003 $182K / —
  • Primary photo for Tu devrais faire du cinémaTu devrais faire du cinéma (Short) Le réalisateur  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for UnfaithfulUnfaithful Director ("La Femme infidèle"), Writer (film "La Femme infidèle")  Less 2002 $50MM $53MM / $122MM
  • Primary photo for Merci pour le ChocolatMerci pour le Chocolat Director, Writer (dialogue), Writer (scenario)  Less 2000 $443K / —
  • Primary photo for The Color of LiesThe Color of Lies Emmanuel Solar (voice) (uncredited), Director, Writer (dialogue), Writer (scenario)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The SwindleThe Swindle Le croupier (voice) (uncredited), Director, Writer  Less 1997 FRF 60MM $231K / —
  • Primary photo for La CérémonieLa Cérémonie Director, Writer (adaptation), Writer (dialogue)  Less 1995 $77K / —
  • Primary photo for L'EnferL'Enfer Director, Writer (adaptation), Writer (dialogue)  Less 1994 $194K / —
  • Primary photo for L'oeil de VichyL'oeil de Vichy Director  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for BettyBetty Director, Writer (adaptation), Writer (dialogue)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Sam suffitSam suffit M. Denis  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Madame BovaryMadame Bovary Director, Writer (adaptation and dialogue)  Less 1991 $1.9MM / —
  • Primary photo for The King of AdsThe King of Ads Director (segments: La Renault 5 commercial)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Dr. MDr. M Director, Writer (adapted by)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Jours tranquilles à ClichyJours tranquilles à Clichy Grip, Director, Writer (adaptation) (dialogue)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Story of WomenStory of Women Director, Writer (scenario & adaptation)  Less 1988 $438K / —
  • Primary photo for Juillet en septembreJuillet en septembre Grip  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for AlouetteAlouette Pierre Vergne  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The Cry of the OwlThe Cry of the Owl Director, Writer (adaptation), Writer (dialogue), Writer (scenario)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for L'été en pente douceL'été en pente douce The priest  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Jeux d'artificesJeux d'artifices Le père de Jacques  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Grand GuignolGrand Guignol Thanks  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for MasquesMasques Director, Writer  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Sale destinSale destin Le commissaire  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Inspecteur LavardinInspecteur Lavardin Director, Writer (scenario)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for I Hate ActorsI Hate Actors Lieberman  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Follow My GazeFollow My Gaze Le téléphage  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Poulet au vinaigrePoulet au vinaigre Director, Writer (adaptation), Writer (dialogue)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Blood of OthersThe Blood of Others Director  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Thieves After DarkThieves After Dark Louis Crépin dit :Tartuffe  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for PolarPolar Théodore Lyssenko  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Homicide by NightHomicide by Night (Short) Actor  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for BreathlessBreathless Writer (story "A Bout De Souffle") (uncredited)  Less 1983 $20MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Hatter's GhostThe Hatter's Ghost Director, Writer  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Secrets of the Satin BluesSecrets of the Satin Blues Un invité au vernissage - A guest at the opening  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Proud OnesThe Proud Ones Director, Writer (adaptation)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Blood RelativesBlood Relatives Director, Writer  Less 1978 CAD 1.4MM
  • Primary photo for VioletteViolette Récitant du commentaire final (uncredited), Director  Less 1978 CAD 1.4MM
  • Primary photo for AnimalAnimal Le metteur en scène  Less 1977 FRF 25MM — / $21MM
  • Primary photo for Alice or the Last EscapadeAlice or the Last Escapade Director, Writer (by)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The TwistThe Twist Le client chez l'éditeur (uncredited), Director, Writer (dialogue), Writer (scenario)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Death RiteDeath Rite Director, Writer (adaptaion), Writer (scenario)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Dirty HandsDirty Hands Director, Writer (adaptation and dialogue)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Pleasure PartyPleasure Party Director  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Nada GangThe Nada Gang Director, Writer (screenplay)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for La bonne nouvelleLa bonne nouvelle (Short) Le curé / The Priest  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Le permis de conduireLe permis de conduire Le réceptionniste de l'hôtel (uncredited)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Red WeddingRed Wedding Director, Writer  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Scoundrel in WhiteScoundrel in White Director, Songs, Soundtrack ("Le petit chien")  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Murder Is a MurderMurder Is a Murder Le contrôleur des wagons-lits / Railway Guard  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for ÉglantineÉglantine Technical Advisor  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Just Before NightfallJust Before Nightfall Director, Writer  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Ten Days WonderTen Days Wonder Director  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for As Far as Love Can GoAs Far as Love Can Go L'homme au poteau  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Les novicesLes novices Director (uncredited)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The BreachThe Breach Un passager dans le tramway (uncredited), Director, Writer  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Le BoucherLe Boucher Director, Writer (by)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Sortie de secoursSortie de secours Actor  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for This Man Must DieThis Man Must Die Director, Writer (dialogue), Writer (screenplay)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Love Is Colder Than DeathLove Is Colder Than Death Dedicatee  Less 1969 DEM 95K
  • Primary photo for The Unfaithful WifeThe Unfaithful Wife Director, Writer (dialogue), Writer (original scenario)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Bitch Wants BloodThe Bitch Wants Blood Un liftier (uncredited)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Ciné-girlCiné-girl Technical Advisor  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Et cracEt crac (Short) Actor  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Les BichesLes Biches Filmmaker (uncredited), Director, Writer (dialogue), Writer (screenplay)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for A Little VirtuousA Little Virtuous Le client du club 22 / Man at the bar in the night club (uncredited)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for HappeningHappening Supervisor  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Who's Got the Black Box?Who's Got the Black Box? Alcibiades (uncredited), Director  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Champagne MurdersThe Champagne Murders Director  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Brigitte et BrigitteBrigitte et Brigitte Le cousin obsédé de Petite Brigitte  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Line of DemarcationLine of Demarcation Director, Writer (dialogue), Writer (scenario)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Zoé BonneZoé Bonne (Short) Actor  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Six in ParisSix in Paris The father (segment "La Muette"), Director (segments: La Muette), Writer (segments: La Muette)  Less 1965 $14K / —
  • Primary photo for Le Tigre se parfume à la dynamiteLe Tigre se parfume à la dynamite Le médecin radiologue (uncredited), Director  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Blue PantherBlue Panther Customer complaining of his fruit juice, Director, Writer (scenario and adaptation)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The World's Most Beautiful SwindlersThe World's Most Beautiful Swindlers Director (segments: L'Homme qui vendit la Tour Eiffel), Writer (segments: L'Homme qui vendit la Tour Eiffel)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Code Name: TigerCode Name: Tiger Director  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Les durs à cuire ou Comment supprimer son prochain sans perdre l'appétitLes durs à cuire ou Comment supprimer son prochain sans perdre l'appétit Le psychiatre  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for OphéliaOphélia Director, Writer  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for BluebeardBluebeard Director  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Le signe du lionLe signe du lion Producer  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The Third LoverThe Third Lover Man in peep show (uncredited), Director, Writer  Less 1962 FRF 550K
  • Primary photo for The Seven Deadly SinsThe Seven Deadly Sins Le pharmacien (segment "Avarice, L'") (uncredited), Director (segments: L'avarice), Writer (segments: Avarice, L')  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for A Touch of TreasonA Touch of Treason Le moniteur de gymnastique (uncredited)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for La ligne droiteLa ligne droite Producer  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for House of SinHouse of Sin Le réceptionniste de l'hôtel (uncredited)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Paris Belongs to UsParis Belongs to Us Un homme à la party (uncredited), Co-Producer  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Saint-Tropez BluesSaint-Tropez Blues Le réalisateur empruntant des propos de Pierre Kast  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Wise GuysWise Guys Un consommateur (uncredited), Director, Writer (adaptation)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Les Bonnes FemmesLes Bonnes Femmes Un nageur à la piscine (uncredited), Director, Writer (adaptation)  Less 1960 $7K / —
  • Primary photo for The JokerThe Joker Co-Producer  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for BreathlessBreathless Technical Advisor, Writer (original scenario) (uncredited)  Less 1960 FRF 400K $337K / —
  • Primary photo for Trapped by FearTrapped by Fear Invité à la soirée (uncredited)  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Love GameThe Love Game Le forain, Producer  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for LedaLeda Passerby (uncredited), Director, Writer (dialogue)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Les CousinsLes Cousins Director, Producer, Writer (scenario)  Less 1959 FRF 6MM
  • Primary photo for Le Beau SergeLe Beau Serge La Truffe, Director, Producer, Writer  Less 1958 FRF 37MM
  • Primary photo for The AmericanThe American (Short) Co-Producer  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for Veronica and Her DunceVeronica and Her Dunce (Short) Executive Producer (uncredited)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for Le coup du bergerLe coup du berger (Short) Un invité de la surprise-partie (uncredited), Producer, Writer (scenario and dialogue)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for La sonate à KreutzerLa sonate à Kreutzer Cameo  Less 1956
Past Television (18 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Au siècle de Maupassant: Contes et nouvelles du XIXème siècleAu siècle de Maupassant: Contes et nouvelles du XIXème siècle (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009–2010 2
  • Primary photo for Chez MaupassantChez Maupassant (TV Mini-series) Director (2 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007–2008 2
  • Primary photo for La deuxième véritéLa deuxième vérité (TV Movie) Docteur Julien Lecoeur  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Les redoutablesLes redoutables (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for CubicCubic (TV Series) Actor  Less 1996– 
  • Primary photo for Les dossiers secrets de l'inspecteur LavardinLes dossiers secrets de l'inspecteur Lavardin (TV Series) Writer (scenario) (2 episodes, 1989), Director (2 episodes, 1988), Delta 328 (1 episode, 1988), Writer (original scenario) (1 episode, 1988), Writer (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1988–1990 4
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  • Primary photo for Sueurs froidesSueurs froides (TV Series) Votre hôte / Le fou à la camisole (18 episodes, 1988)  Less 1988 18
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  • Primary photo for La danse de mortLa danse de mort (TV Movie) Director, Writer (adaptation)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Les affinités électivesLes affinités électives (TV Movie) Director  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for M. le mauditM. le maudit (TV Short) Director, Writer (adaptation) (uncredited)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Histoires extraordinairesHistoires extraordinaires (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for FantômasFantômas (TV Mini-series) Director (2 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 2
  • Primary photo for Il était un musicienIl était un musicien (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 1978), Writer (2 episodes, 1978), Writer (adaptation) (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978–1979 3
  • Primary photo for Cyprien KatsarisCyprien Katsaris (TV Movie) Director  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Histoires insolitesHistoires insolites (TV Series) Director (5 episodes, 1974), Writer (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974–1979 5
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  • Primary photo for Madame le jugeMadame le juge (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1978), Writer (scenario) (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
    • 2 + 2 = 4 (Apr 8, 1978) Director, Writer (scenario)  Less
  • Primary photo for Nouvelles de Henry JamesNouvelles de Henry James (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1974)  Less 1974–1976 2
  • Primary photo for HappeningHappening (TV Series) Technical Advisor  Less 1965– 
Self (115 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (24 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Cannes 1968, révolution au palaisCannes 1968, révolution au palais (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Voyage à travers le cinéma françaisVoyage à travers le cinéma français (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for L'extravagant monsieur PiccoliL'extravagant monsieur Piccoli (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Vadim Mister CoolVadim Mister Cool (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for A Journey Through French CinemaA Journey Through French Cinema Himself (archive footage)  Less 2016 $44K / —
  • Primary photo for Alfonso Sansone produttore per casoAlfonso Sansone produttore per caso Self (archive footage)  Less 2014 €80K
  • Primary photo for Du sang sur la neigeDu sang sur la neige (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Le monde en faceLe monde en face (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Cinéphiles de notre tempsCinéphiles de notre temps (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The 83rd Annual Academy AwardsThe 83rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Orange British Academy Film AwardsThe Orange British Academy Film Awards (TV Special) Himself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Nous nous sommes tant aimésNous nous sommes tant aimés (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for CinémasCinémas (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Días de cineDías de cine (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Ce soir (ou jamais!)Ce soir (ou jamais!) (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Le grand journal de Canal+Le grand journal de Canal+ (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Two in the WaveTwo in the Wave Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010 $29K / —
  • Primary photo for EmpreintesEmpreintes (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Cannes, 60 ans d'histoiresCannes, 60 ans d'histoires (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Publicité et cinéma: Une histoire de famillePublicité et cinéma: Une histoire de famille (TV Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Cinema milCinema mil (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
    • Episode #1.6 (Aug 20, 2005) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Graffiti 60Graffiti 60 (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 2004– 
  • Primary photo for Eddie Constantine: Cet homme est un sentimental...Eddie Constantine: Cet homme est un sentimental... (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Ciné regardsCiné regards (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981

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