Melvil Poupaud

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Melvil Poupaud
Melvil Poupaud 2010.jpg
Born (1973-01-26) 26 January 1973 (age 42)
Paris, France
Occupation Actor, film director, screenwriter, cinematographer, composer, film editor
Years active 1983–present

Melvil Poupaud (born 26 January 1973) is a French actor and filmmaker.


Poupaud appeared in Raúl Ruiz's 1983 film City of Pirates.[1]

He starred in François Ozon's Time to Leave,[2] and co-starred with Parker Posey in Zoe Cassavetes' Broken English.[3]

He also appeared in films such as Eric Rohmer's A Summer's Tale,[4] Arnaud Desplechin's A Christmas Tale,[5] and François Ozon's The Refuge.[6]

He co-starred with Suzanne Clément in Xavier Dolan's Laurence Anyways.[7]


Feature films[edit]

Short films[edit]

  • Boulevard Mac Donald (1994)



  1. ^ Paul Hammond (1985). "City of Pirates". Rouge. 
  2. ^ Philip French (14 May 2006). "Time to Leave - Film - The Observer". The Guardian. 
  3. ^ Jason Clark (17 June 2007). "Broken English - Film Review - Slant Magazine". Slant Magazine. 
  4. ^ Andrew Pulver (29 July 2005). "A Summer's Tale - From The Guardian - The Guardian". The Guardian. 
  5. ^ Robert Bell (November 2009). "Un Conte de Noel (A Christmas Tale) Directed by Arnaud Desplechin". Exclaim!. 
  6. ^ Philip French (12 August 2010). "The Refuge - Film Review - Film - The Observer". The Guardian. 
  7. ^ Philip Concannon (26 October 2012). "Un Certain Regard: Interview with Melvil Poupaud and Suzanne Clément". The Skinny. 

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