- Bromberger, Hervé
- (November II, 1918, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France - November 23, 1993, Marseille, France)He was a journalist for a couple of years (1945-1946), publishing articles in Combat and Cinévogue. Then he worked as an assistant director (1946 Etoile sans Lumière / UK and USA: Star Without Light, Marcel Blistène; Il suffit d'une Fois, supervised by Henri Decoin, Andrée Feix; 1947 Le Café du Cadran, Jean Gehret; Non Coupable / UK and USA: Not Guilty, Henri Decoin; 1948 L'Aigle à Deux Têtes / UK: The Eagle Has Two Heads / USA: The Eagle with Two Heads, Jean Cocteau; L'Impeccable Henri, Charles-Félix Tavano) and technical collaborator (1949 Bal Cupidon, Marc-Gilbert Sauva-jon; Le Roi / USA: A Royal Affair, Marc-Gilbert Sauvajon; 1950 Lady Paname, Henri Jeanson). Other credits (as co-screenwriter): 1958 Le Désert de Pigalle / L'inferno di Pigalle / UK: The Desert of Pigalle / A Priest in Pigalle (Léo Joannon); 1978 Violette Nozière / UK and USA: Violette (Claude Chabrol, France / Canada).Filmography1949 ◘ L'Inconnu d'un Soir (co-director with Max Neufeld)1951 ◘ Identité judiciaire / USA: Paris Vice Squad Seul dans Paris (also co-dialogist)◘ Les Fruits sauvages / USA: Wild Fruit (also co-screenwriter, co-adapter)◘ Nagana (also co-adapter; France / Italy)◘ La Bonne Tisane (also co-screenwriter, co-adapter)◘ Asphalte◘ Les Loups dans la Bergerie (also co-screenwriter, co-adapter)1962 ◘ Les Quatre Vérités / Le quattro verità / Las cuatro verdades / USA: Three Fables of Love (segment "Le Corbeau et le Renard"; also co-screenwriter; France / Italy / Spain)1964 ◘ Mort, où est ta Victoire? (also co-screenwriter, co-adapter)1966 ◘ Un Soir à Tibériade / Pitzutz BHatzot / A Night in Tiberias (also co-adapter; France / Israel)Television Filmography1972 ◘ Figaro-ci, Figaro-là◘ Le Fol Amour de Monsieur de Mirabeau (TV miniseries)◘ Jo Gaillard (episode "Le Procés"; co-director only; France / Italy / Canada)◘ L'Antichambre (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist)◘ La Nuit du Général Boulanger (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist)◘ La Démobilisation générale (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist)
Encyclopedia of French film directors . Philippe Rège. 2011.