French director whose 2005 film Les Amants Réguliers earned him the Metallic Lion for Ideal Director in the Venice Film Festival. He had written and aimed his 1st film Les Enfants Désaccordés in 1964. He aimed the movies J’entends Plus la Guitare and Sauvage Innocence. He previously a 10-calendar year romantic relationship with German vocalist Nico from 1969 until 1979. His 2011 film A Burning up Hot Summer months starred Monica Bellucci.