Jacques Tati was born French with Russian, Dutch and Italian ancestry. .... well
received upon release, winning the Max Linder Prize for film comedy in 1947.
Jacques Tati became one of France's best-loved film directors and actors with his
bumbling character Monsieur Hulot. Wider acclaim came in 1959 with an ...
Dec 4, 2009 ... Jacques Tati was a master of burlesque. Emilie Bickerton on a French
Aug 12, 2007 ... Jaques Tati - Mon Oncle (1958) The struggle of a simple man with a "highly
modern" kitchen and ... NOTE: I am fluent in both english and french.
The comic genius Jacques Tati was born Taticheff, descended from a noble
Russian family. ... Jacques Tati (1907–1982) ... Greatest French Film Director.
With Jacques Tati, Jean-Pierre Zola, Adrienne Servantie, Lucien Frégis. ... and
starring Jacques Tati, playing a French postman adamant to prove he can be .... I
can easily say MON ONCLE is not only the greatest comedy of Tati, but also one
Nov 20, 2014 ... "Comedy is the summit of logic," French filmmaker Jacques Tati once remarked.
It's not the most typical (or warm) statement about the ...
Jacques Tati's gloriously choreographed, nearly wordless comedies about ...
visual comedy also functioned as satire of a rapidly modernizing postwar France.
In Jacques Tati's Trafic, the bumbling Monsieur Hulot, kitted out as always with
tan ... comedy also functioned as satire of a rapidly modernizing postwar France.
Nov 11, 2014 ... French actor, director, screenwriter and producer Jacques Tati's masterful 1967
comedy “ Play Time” is a classic satire on modernist ...