Person - Cloche, Maurice (1907-1990)

Cloche, Maurice (1907-1990)

Identification

Type:

Person

Preferred form:

Cloche, Maurice (1907-1990)Other forms

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Mosa (Francia)  1907-06-17 - Burdeos (Gironda, Francia)  1990-03-20

History:

Maurice Cloche was a French scriptwriter, film director and producer. Cloche studied in the "École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts" of Paris and started his career in cinema business as actor in 1933. He began working as film director making short films and, in 1937, he created his own production company and directed his first movie. After the Second World War, he focused on the filming of movies with Christian characters, earning the reputation of catholic producer. He also carried out documentaries about art. He won an Academy Honorary Award in 1949 for the movie "Monsieur Vincent" (1947). Among his most outstanding movies are: "Monsieur Vincent" (1947), "The Small Miracle" (1951) and "The Killer Likes Candy" (1968).

Places

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Mosa (Francia) in 1907-06-17

Lugar de Defunción:

Burdeos (Gironda, Francia) in 1990-03-20

Subjects

Gender:

Varón

External Links

Recurso Web:

IMDb

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de España

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