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François Truffaut

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 7 films, with $5,791,408 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,485)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Mississippi Mermaid (Director), Mississippi Mermaid (Screenwriter), La mariée était en noir (Director), La mariée était en noir (Screenwriter), La nuit américaine (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Claude Lacombe (Close Encounters of the Third Kind), Le Dr. Jean Itard (L'Enfant sauvage), (La nuit américaine)
Most productive collaborators: Richard Dreyfuss, Steven Spielberg, Teri Garr, Melinda Dillon, Julia Phillips

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting2$166,062,943$171,700,000$337,762,943
(Unclassified)1$17,808$0$17,808
In Technical RolesDirector7$3,191,408$2,600,000$5,791,408
Screenwriter2$72,361$2,600,000$2,672,361
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/16/1977 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Claude Lacombe  $166,000,000 $171,700,000 $337,700,000
1/1/1973 La nuit américaine   $17,808 $0 $17,808
9/9/1970 L'Enfant sauvage Le Dr. Jean Itard  $62,943 $0 $62,943
Movies: 3Totals:$166,080,751$171,700,000$337,780,751
  Averages:$55,360,250$57,233,333$112,593,584
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
2/4/2014 Jules et Jim Director $0 $0 $0
11/24/2009 L'Argent de poche Director $38,296 $0 $38,296
1/15/1999 Mississippi Mermaid Screenwriter,
Director 
$27,795 $2,600,000 $2,627,795
2/11/1981 Le dernier métro Director $3,000,000 $0 $3,000,000
1/1/1973 La nuit américaine Director $17,808 $0 $17,808
9/9/1970 L'Enfant sauvage Director $62,943 $0 $62,943
6/25/1968 La mariée était en noir Director,
Screenwriter 
$44,566 $0 $44,566
Movies: 9Totals:$3,263,769$5,200,000$8,463,769
  Averages:$362,641$577,778$940,419