Jean Ferrat filmography and biography
Date of birth: 26 December 1930, Vaucresson, Hauts-de-Seine, France
Date of death: 13 March 2010, Aubenas, Ardèche, France
Jean Ferrat trivia
- He started out singing in the postwar cabarets of the Left Bank. He became well-known in the 1960s and '70s with several love songs and political chansons, one of which ("Potemkine") was banned from French TV.
- His father was sent to Auschwitz during WWII. Ferrat wrote about this in one of his earliest hit songs, "Nuit et brouillard" (Night and Fog).
- He was a singer and songwriter.
Jean Ferrat filmography
|Les grands du rire||2005|
|L'école en campagne||2004|
|Pierrot la chanson||1977|
|À chacun son la||1965|
|Ni figue ni raisin||1964|
|Rendez-vous avec Mathé Altery et Jean Ferrat||1962|
|Vivre sa vie: Film en douze tableaux||1962|
|Un témoin dans la ville||1959|