Robert Enrico

Robert Enrico

Birth
Calais, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Death 23 Jan 2001 (aged 69)
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Burial Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Plot Division 12.
Memorial ID 31382726 · View Source
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Filmmaker. He studied in Toulon and then in Paris where he graduated from Lycée Voltaire. He later enrolled in the famous film school IDHEC where he specialized in editing and directing. Until 1956 he was an active member of the Sorbonne's mediaeval group "Les Théophiliens". From 1956 to 1959 he did his military service within the Service Cinématographique des Armées. His shorts gave him critical acclaim very early in his career. Having become the maker of popular movies after an arty debut, he was awarded the best movie "César" for "Le vieux Fusil" before becoming the long-time president of "L'Académie des Césars". He was Member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 1973 and President of the jury at the entrance examination of La Fémis (France's national film school) in 1996.


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 31382726
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Enrico (13 Apr 1931–23 Jan 2001), Find a Grave Memorial no. 31382726, citing Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .