Claude Sautet

1924 - 2000

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Claude Sautet (23 February 1924 – 22 July 2000) was a French film director and screenwriter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Claude Sautet has received more than 84,856 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Claude Sautet is the 344th most popular film director (down from 330th in 2019), the 1,971st most popular biography from France (down from 1,952nd in 2019) and the 41st most popular French Film Director.

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Among film directors, Claude Sautet ranks 344 out of 1,580Before him are Michael Anderson, Satoshi Kon, Juan Antonio Bardem, Delbert Mann, Lotte Reiniger, and Gaspar Noé. After him are Maya Deren, Ermanno Olmi, Jack L. Warner, Emilio Fernández, Veit Harlan, and Francis Veber.

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Among people born in 1924, Claude Sautet ranks 106Before him are Bud Powell, Neville Marriner, Geraldine Page, Robert Frank, Walter Gotell, and Richard Bull. After him are Dawda Jawara, Carlo Bergonzi, Rik Van Steenbergen, Machiko Kyō, Torsten Wiesel, and Katy Jurado. Among people deceased in 2000, Claude Sautet ranks 73Before him are Phạm Văn Đồng, Kemal Sunal, Jacques Chaban-Delmas, Maurice Richard, Jean-Pierre Rampal, and Patrick O'Brian. After him are Tito Puente, Steven Runciman, Charles M. Schulz, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Libertad Lamarque, and Edward Gorey.

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In France

Among people born in France, Claude Sautet ranks 1,971 out of 5,234Before him are Jean II Le Maingre (1366), Marie-Christine Barrault (1944), Robert Brasillach (1909), Ernst Robert Curtius (1886), Jean Meslier (1664), and Jean François Paul de Gondi (1613). After him are Gérard Houllier (1947), Alexandre Brongniart (1770), Jean Raspail (1925), Simone Simon (1911), Princess Elisabeth of Savoy (1800), and André Claveau (1911).


Among film directors born in France, Claude Sautet ranks 41Before him are Guy Hamilton (1922), Germaine Dulac (1882), Jean Rouch (1917), Jacques Copeau (1879), Philippe de Broca (1933), and Yann Arthus-Bertrand (1946). After him are Francis Veber (1937), Marcel Camus (1912), Louis Delluc (1890), Jacques Tourneur (1904), Alexandre Astruc (1923), and Philippe Garrel (1948).