• Hitchcock/Truffaut (2015)


Release Date: December 2nd, 2015

PG-13 |1 hr 20 min

Plot Summary

Filmmakers Martin Scorsese, David Fincher, Wes Anderson and others discuss the legacy of Alfred Hitchcock and the book "Hitchcock" by François Truffaut.

Cast: Wes Anderson, Olivier Assayas, Paul Schrader, Arnaud Desplechin, David Fincher, James Gray, Richard Linklater, Kiyoshi Kurosawa

Director: Kent Jones

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Artline Films, Arte France, Cohen Media Group

Ratings & Reviews

  • 100
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    This superb film, by Kent Jones, adds three more layers to the book’s alluvial wisdom: stunning clips from Hitchcock features, audio clips from the original conversations and fascinating comments by contemporary directors. show more

  • 70
    Fionnuala HalliganScreen International

    Hitchcock Truffaut is of undeniable appeal to those with even a passing interest in the history of cinema. There’s nothing rarified about the air the project breathes, either – this features passionate people who have made their own iconic cinema talking about two giants of our film age with an enthusiasm which is infectious. show more

  • 70
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    Hitchcock/Truffaut is a resourceful, illuminating and very welcome documentation both of filmmaking and the making of film history. show more

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