Claude Lelouch Interview
This is a Visual History Recording

Visual History with Claude Lelouch

Interviewed by: Jon Amiel

Award winning director Claude Lelouch (A Man and a Woman, And Now My Love) discusses his long career. The acclaimed French director explains how cinema saved his life from the Nazis as a child, the influences American films have had on his work and why the “director is always right.”

Claude Lelouch explains how he fell in love with cinema after it saved him from the Nazis.

Lelouch discusses how he secretly made his first film behind the iron curtain.

Clause Lelouch details how his inspiration and technique derive from real life.