Date of Birth:
13 January 1922
Albert Lamorisse created 1 movies in the Family, Fantasy, Short genres.
Albert Lamorisse got succeed with average imdb rating 8.1.
A former photographer, he turned to directing short subjects in the late 40s, soon acquiring an international reputation for the poetic quality of his short and medium-length films involving the fantasy world of children. Both his _Crin blanc: Le cheval sauvage (1953)_ (qv) and _Le ballon rouge (1956)_ (qv) received a grand prize at the Cannes Film Festival, the latter also winning an American Academy Award. In the early 60s he turned to feature length films with considerably less success, then ... Read more