University of California Press, 2000 - Biography & Autobiography - 462 pages
Here is the definitive story of one of the most celebrated filmmakers of our time, an intensely private individual who cultivated the public image of a man consumed by his craft. But as this absorbing biography shows, Truffaut's personal story—from which he drew extensively to create the characters and plots of his films—is itself an extraordinary human drama.
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Review: Truffaut: A BiographyUser Review - Ed - Goodreads
Why did I read this? I don't even really like Truffaut. Trying to be intellectual or continental or something. Read full review
Review: Truffaut: A BiographyUser Review - BZR Vukovina - Goodreads
This is one of my favourite film biographies. It's impossible not to fall in love with Truffaut even if you don't love his films (though, really, who could be ambivalent about The 400 Blows?), and it ... Read full review