Bertrand Blier

French film director

Bertrand Blier (born 14 March 1939) is a French screenwriter and movie director. His 1978 movie Get Out Your Handkerchiefs won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film at the 51st Academy Awards.[1]

Bertrand Blier
Bertrand Blier 2011.jpg
Bertrand Blier in 2011
Born (1939-03-14) 14 March 1939 (age 81)
OccupationFilm director, screenwriter
Years active1963–present

He is the son of famous French actor Bernard Blier. His 1996 movie Mon Homme was entered into the 46th Berlin International Film Festival.[2] His 2005 film How Much Do You Love Me? was entered into the 28th Moscow International Film Festival where he won the Silver George for Best Director.[3]


  1. "The 51st Academy Awards (1979) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved 2013-06-07.
  2. "Berlinale: 1996 Programme". Retrieved 2012-01-01.
  3. "28th Moscow International Film Festival (2006)". MIFF. Archived from the original on 2013-04-21. Retrieved 2013-04-21.

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