It has been exactly one year since Jean-Pierre Mocky died in Nice on August 8, 2019 at the age of 86. As a number of online tributes attest, he was one of the most acclaimed directors of his generation.
Today, fans of Jean-Pierre Mocky (The Miracle, Kill the Referee, ...) along with the rest of the film industry have been remembering the iconic man he was.
Mocky, a cultural icon
Born Jean-Paul Adam Mokiejewski in Nice on July 6, 1933, his career spanned an arc over many different eras and tastes in French history. Mocky was not just a great director, he was an icon, an all-around inspiration to everyone.
His legacy continues to grow as new generations of fans are discovering his unique heritage.
It's been one year since the tragic loss of Jean-Pierre Mocky and his personality still resonate strongly within us all. Although Jean-Pierre Mocky is no longer physically here, his presence is more powerful than ever. He left a void that has yet to be filled.
In memory of the Late Great Jean-Pierre Mocky.
Jean-Pierre Mocky career in pictures
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