Jean-Pierre Mocky

French actor, film director, editor, producer and screenwriter
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Jean-Pierre Mocky (6 July 1929 – 8 August 2019)[1] pseudonym of Jean-Paul Adam Mokiejewski, was a French movie director, actor, screenwriter and producer. He was born in Nice, France. His 1987 movie Le Miraculé was entered into the 37th Berlin International Film Festival.[2] He also directed Les Dragueurs and starred in the movie The Abandoned.

Mocky died at his home in Paris of kidney failure on 8 August 2019 at the age of 90.[3]


  1. Porte, Sébastien (2019-08-10). "Stanislas Nordey : "Je me disais que Mocky était un grand artiste, pas forcément un père"". Télérama (in French). Retrieved 2019-08-10.
  2. "Berlinale: 1987 Programme". Retrieved 1 December 2017.
  3. Le réalisateur Jean-Pierre Mocky est mort (in French)