Title
Holy Lola
Director
Bertrand Tavernier
Actor
Isabelle Carré 1971- (FR) Jacques Gamblin
Author of screenplay
Tiffany Tavernier
Composer
Henri Texier
Language
French
Publisher
Place of publishing unknown: RCV, 2006
1 dvd-video
Recording date
2003
Playing time
ca. 97 min.
Note
Frans gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
EAN
8713045212001

About Bertrand Tavernier

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Bertrand Tavernier (born 25 April 1941) is a French director, screenwriter, actor and producer.

Life and career

Tavernier was born in Lyon, France, the son of Geneviève (née Dumond) and René Tavernier, a publicist and writer, several years president of the French PEN club. He has said his father's publishing of a wartime resistance journal and aid to anti-Nazi intellectuals shaped his moral outlook as an artist. According to Tavernier, his father believed that words were "as important and as lethal as bullets". Tavernier wanted to become a filmmaker from the age of 13 or 14 years. He has said that his cinematic influences include filmmakers John Ford, William Wellman, Jean Renoir, Jean Vigo and Jacques Becker. Tavernier was influenced by the 1968 general strike in France. He associated with the OCI between 1973 and 1975, and was particularly struck by the writing of Leon Trotsky. The first film…Read more on Wikipedia