Alain Cavalier
(France)

Alain Cavalier (also known as Alain Fraisse) was born 1931 in Vendome, France. He studied film at the Institut des hautes études cinématographiques (IDHEC) in Paris and then started out assisting directors Edouard Molinaro and Louis Malle. In 1958 he directed his first solo film Un American, a featurette. The critical and commercial reception to the film was lukewarm. He directed the famous movie - Catherine Deneuve vehicle - La Chamade in 1968. He won eleven Awards in his career icluding the César Award for Best Film and César Award for Best Director for his film Thérèse in 1987.

Filmography
Être vivant et le savoir
2019
Six portraits XL 3: Philippe et Bernard
2017
Six portraits XL 2: Jacquotte et Daniel
2017
Six portraits XL 1: Léon et Guillaume
2017
Le Caravage
2015
Le paradis
2014
Complices
2011
Pater
2011
Irène
2009
Lieux saints
2007
Le filmeur
2005
René
2002
Vies / Lives
2000
La rencontre
1996
Libera me
1993
La dame des lavabos
1988
Thérèse
1987
Un étrange voyage
1981
Ce répondeur ne prend pas de messages / This Answering Service Takes No Messages
1979
Martin et Léa / Martin and Léa
1979
Le plein de super / Fill 'er Up with Super
1976
La Chamade / Heartbeat
1968
Mise à sac / Pillaged
1967
L'insoumis / The Unvanquished
1964
Le combat dans l'île / Fire and Ice
1962
Un Américain / The American
1958

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