Film director Screenwriter

Pierre Billon

Quick Facts

IntroFrench film director
Was Screenwriter
Film director
From France
Type Film, TV, Stage, Radio
Gendermale
Birth 7 February 1901, Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort, France
Death 31 August 1981, Paris, France
(aged 80 years)
Star signAquarius

Biography

Pierre Billon (born Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort, 7 February 1901 – died Paris, 31 August 1981) was a French film director and screenwriter. In 1952 he served on the jury of the Cannes Festival.

Selected filmography

  • Venetian Nights (1931)
  • The House on the Dune (1934)
  • Second Bureau (1935)
  • Southern Mail (1937)
  • The Silent Battle (1937)
  • Clear the Ring (1949) Au revoir M. Grock
  • The Merchant of Venice (1953)