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Henri Langlois: Quiz

  
  
  

Question 1: It features interviews with friends, colleagues, academics, and such movie luminaries as Simone Signoret, Godard, Chabrol, Truffaut and his spiritual successor ________.
Cinémathèque FrançaiseInternational Council for Film Television and Audiovisual CommunicationCinéma du RéelJean-Michel Arnold

Question 2: In 1974, Langlois received an honorary ________ for "his devotion to the art of film, his massive contributions in preserving its past and his unswerving faith in its future."[5]
Academy Award for Best ActorAcademy AwardAcademy Award for Best DirectorAcademy Award for Best Picture

Question 3: A pioneer of ________, Langlois was an influential figure in the history of cinema.
Lost filmFilm preservationCitizen KaneParamount Pictures

Question 4: ________ weaved the closing of the Cinémathèque into the beginning of his 2003 film The Dreamers — a film about young lovers amidst the 1968 French uprisings.
The Conformist (film)1900 (film)Bernardo BertolucciBefore the Revolution

Question 5: Through close collaboration with the Cinémathèque's longtime Chief Archivist, Lotte Eisner, he worked to preserve films and ________ in the post-war era.
Cinema of the United KingdomHistory of filmCinema of the United StatesAsian cinema

Question 6: An eccentric who was often at the center of controversy for his methods,[4] he also served as a key influence on the generation of young cinephiles and critics who would become the ________.
French New WaveCléo from 5 to 7Breathless (1960 film)François Truffaut

Question 7: Henri Langlois (13 November 1914, İzmir, ________ – 13 January 1977) was a French film archivist and cinephile.
CyprusTurkeyTurkish peopleCroatia

Question 8: Local and international uproar ensued, and even the prestigious ________ was halted in protest that year.
Palme d'Or2004 Cannes Film FestivalCannes Film Festival2002 Cannes Film Festival

Question 9: His film screenings in ________ in the 1950s are often credited with providing the ideas that lead to the development of the auteur theory.
MarseilleÉvry, EssonneParisVersailles

Question 10: During the ________, Langlois and his colleagues helped to save many films that were at risk of being destroyed due to the Nazi occupation of France.
Collaboration with the Axis Powers during World War IISoviet occupationsSecond Sino-Japanese WarWorld War II
















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