Hervé Le Roux, French film critic and director, Died at 59


Hervé Le Roux was born in 1958 and died on July 26, 2017.

He was a French film critic and director.

He began his career as a critic for Cahiers du Cinéma.

During 1989, Le Roux was an assistant director to Alain Bergala’s Icognito.

He directed three films.

Le Roux’s first film, Grand bonheur, was released in 1993.

Le Roux’s second film, released in 1997, was a three-hour documentary called Reprise.

That film showed the reactions of factory workers in Saint-Ouen, Seine-Saint-Denis who had to return to work at the end of the 1968 strikes.

Le Roux’s third film, On appelle ça.le printemps, was released in 2001.

Hervé Le Roux passed away at 59 years old.