FRANCOIS TRUFFAUT. Don Allen, Tay Garnett Francois Truffaut.
FRANCOIS TRUFFAUT

FRANCOIS TRUFFAUT

NY: Viking Press, 1974. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed by François Truffaut to Tay Garnett: "Pour Tay Garnett/ avec mon admiration/ et mon plus cordial/ souvenir,/ Francois Truffaut" Tay Garnett (1894-1977) was one of the great American film directors of Hollywood's Golden Age, best known for the MGM film noir masterpiece, The Postman Always Rings Twice. This is a presentation copy to him from another great film director, who was one of the subjects in his book DIRECTING: LEARN FROM THE MASTERS, published posthumously in 1996. Truffaut was film director, screenwriter, actor, producer and film critic who, along with Jean-Luc Goddard, Éric Rohmer, Claude Chabrol, Agnès Varda, Jacques Demy and Jacques Rivette, was responsible for creating the French New Wave. He is probably best known for his Antoine Doinel series, beginning with "Les Quatre Cents Coups" ("400 Blows). Near Fine / Very Good. Item #011036

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