Pierre Guffroy

Production designer
Has worked with an august roster of directors including Cocteau, Bunuel, Godard, Bresson, Truffaut, Oshima and Polanski.
Born: 04/22/1926 in Paris, FR

Filmography

Art Department (59)

That Obscure Object of Desire 2001 (Movie)

(Art Director)

The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie 2000 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Portraits Chinois 1999 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Death and the Maiden 1994 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Giorgino 1994 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

588 Rue Paradis 1992 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

588 Rue Paradis 1992 (Movie)

(Set Designer)

Mayrig 1991 (Movie)

(Set Designer)

Valmont 1989 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Elevator to the Gallows 1988 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)

Frantic 1988 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

The Unbearable Lightness of Being 1988 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Max mon amour 1986 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Pirates 1986 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Twist Again a Moscou 1986 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

L' Argent 1984 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Hannah K 1982 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Tess 1980 (Movie)

(Production Designer)

Tess 1980 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

I Love You 1979 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Mado 1975 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

The Tenant 1975 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Les Mal Partis 1974 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Que la fete commence... 1974 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

La Gifle 1973 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Le Fantome de la Liberte 1973 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Paul et Michelle 1973 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Les Granges Brulees 1972 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Race des "Seigneurs," La 1972 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Cesar et Rosalie 1971 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

La Course du lievre a travers les champs 1971 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Bof! L'Anatomie d'un livreur 1970 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Le Bal du Comte d'Orgel 1969 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Le Mur de l'Atlantique 1969 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Le Passager de la Pluie 1969 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Max et les Ferrailleurs 1969 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

The Milky Way 1969 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Un Beau Monstre 1969 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

The Bride Wore Black 1968 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Mouchette 1967 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

The Night of the Generals 1967 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)

Is Paris Burning? 1966 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

The Defector 1966 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Pierrot le Fou 1965 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

The Train 1965 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)

Trois Chambres a Manhattan 1965 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)

Behold a Pale Horse 1964 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)

Adorable Liar 1962 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)

Pickpocket 1962 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)

Le Proces de Jeanne d'Arc 1961 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)

Les Miracle des loups 1961 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)

The Testament of Orpheus 1961 (Movie)

art direction (Art Director)

Le Capitan 1959 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)

Le Bossu 1958 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)

The Quiet American 1957 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)

Trapeze 1956 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)

The Adventures of Arsene Lupin 1955 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)

The House on the Waterfront 1955 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)

L' Affaire Maurizius 1952 (Movie)

art direction assistant (Assistant Art Director)
Actor (1)

Biography

Has worked with an august roster of directors including Cocteau, Bunuel, Godard, Bresson, Truffaut, Oshima and Polanski.

EDUCATION

Ecole des Beaux Arts

Paris

Ecole Superieure des Arts Decoratifs

1947 - 1951

Institut des Hautes Etudes Cinematographiques

Paris 1951 - 1953

Milestones

1991

Featured as himself in the documentary, "L'Envers du decors: portrait de Pierre Guffroy

1991

First feature as set designer, "Mayrig/Mother"

1976

First collaboration with Roman Polanski, "The Tenant"

1959

Debut as art director, "Le Testament d'Orphee"

1956

First US production, "Trapeze"

1953

Feature debut, art direction assistant, "L'Affaire Maurizius/On Trial"

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