Robert Bresson

Born: 25 September 1901, Bromont-La-Mothe
Died: 18 December 1999, Epernon

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Highlighted works

  • AU HASARD BALTHAZAR

    AU HASARD BALTHAZAR

    Robert Bresson’s distinctive pared down style elicits extraordinary pathos from this devastating tale of an abused donkey passing from owner to owner.

  • L' ARGENT

    L' ARGENT

    Robert Bresson’s last film turns a Tolstoy novella about a forged banknote into a formidably focused meditation on the supposed root of all evil.

  • PICKPOCKET

    PICKPOCKET

    This examination of the method and morality of a pickpocket on the streets of Paris marked a refinement of Robert Bresson’s spare, unsentimental aesthetic.

Filmography

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