Jacques Becker (1906–1960)


STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 6,561 this week
Trailer
1:27 | Trailer
His interest in films was stimulated by a meeting with King Vidor, who offered him employment in the US as actor and assistant director. However, he remained in France and became assistant to Jean Renoir, a friend of the family, during that director's peak period (1932-39). In 1934 he ventured briefly into independent production, co-directing with ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 53) in Paris, France

Streaming Picks for "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier" Fans

MCU fans, here are some streaming picks to watch while you wait for the next episode of "The Falcon and the Winter Solider."

Watch the video

See All of the Academy Award for Best Picture Winners

From Wings to Parasite, here's a look back at all of the Best Picture Oscar winners in the history of the ceremony.

See more Best Picture winners

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by Taboola

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 36 people
created 2 weeks ago
 
a list of 46 people
created 21 Mar 2020
 
a list of 25 people
created 13 Sep 2019
 
a list of 48 people
created 31 Mar 2017
 
a list of 42 people
created 08 Jul 2014
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Jacques Becker's work have you seen?

User Polls

6 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

Le Trou Writer
(1960)
(1949)
Casque d'Or Writer
(1952)
(1947)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (15 credits)
 1960 Le Trou (adaptation) / (dialogue)
 1958 Montparnasse 19 (scenario - uncredited)
 1954 Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (screenplay)
 1954 Touchez Pas au Grisbi (adaptation)
 1953 Rue de l'Estrapade (uncredited)
 1952 Casque d'Or (adaptation and dialogue) / (scenario)
 1951 Edward and Caroline (scenario)
 1949 Rendezvous in July (scenario, story development & dialogue)
 1947 Antoine & Antoinette (scenario and dialogue)
 1945 Paris Frills (decoupage) / (scenario and adaptation)
 1943 It Happened at the Inn (adaptation & dialogue)
 1935 Pitiless Gendarme (Short)
 1935 Tête de turc (Short)
Show Show Director (17 credits)
Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (12 credits)
Show Show Actor (10 credits)
Show Show Production manager (1 credit)
Show Show Script and Continuity Department (1 credit)
Show Show Self (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (7 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

J. de Beauker
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume One, 1890-1945". Pages 19-23. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1987. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed