French director whose film L’Appât received the Golden Carry Award in the 45th Berlin International Film Festival in 1995. He wished to become a movie director at a age. He earned the Metallic Lion in the 24th Berlin International Film Event for his directorial debut entitled The Clockmaker. He was wedded towards the screenwriter Claudine O’Hagen from 1965 until 1980. He aimed 2008’s In the Electric powered Mist starring Oscar-winner Tommy Lee Jones.