Watch this interview with Pierre Etaix and then watch his Oscar Winning short below!
Pierre Etaix on Wikipedia:
Oscar Winning Short by Pierre Etaix “Happy Anniversary” Part One –
Part Two –
“A MASTER OF SCREEN COMEDY!
He is every bit as worthy of praise and study as Tati, yet he is all but unknown today.”
– Leonard Maltin
“ETAIX IS A REVELATION: HILARIOUS, SUBVERSIVE, DEADPAN.
You can see in his work the seeds of everything we’ve laughed at during the last sixty plus years.”
– Ken Burns
FIlm Forum – Pierre Etaix – Schedule of screenings: