- Name: Jacques Rivette
- Age at Death: 87 years old
- Height: Unknown
- Occupation: Film Director
- Net Worth: Pending
- Status: Deceased
Jacques Rivette was an acclaimed French film director, film critic and one of the leading figure in the French New Wave movement. He was born on March 1, 1928 in Rouen, France. He studied at the Lycée Pierre-Corneille as a child. He moved to Paris in 1949 to pursue a career in filmmaking.
Rivette frequently attended movie screenings at the Cinémathèque Française among other ciné-clubs. His first short film ‘Aux quatre coins’ was released in 1949 followed by ‘Le quadrille’ in 1950. He started writing for the magazine, Cahiers du Cinéma, in 1953 and became editor during the 1960s. He made a total of 28 films including ‘The Nun (1966)’, ‘Out 1 (1971)’, ‘La Belle Noiseuse (1991)’ and his most recent ‘Around a Small Mountain (2009)’.
Jacques Rivette died at the age of 87 on January 29, 2016. His death was attributed to complications of Alzheimer’s disease. He was married to first wife “Marilù Parolini” and second wife “Véronique Rivette”.
Jacques Rivette Age, Birthday, Married
- Birth Name: Jacques Pierre Louis Rivette
- Birthday: March 1, 1928
- Place of Birth: Rouen, France
- Zodiac Sign: Pisces
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- Occupation: Film Director, Film Critic
- Years Active: 1948-2009
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- Marriage(s): Marilù Parolini, Véronique Rivette
- Death-O-Meter: Dead
- Died: January 29, 2016
- Cause of Death: Alzheimer’s disease
- Place of Death: Paris, France