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Jack Pinoteau (20 September 1923 – 6 April 2017) or Jacques Pinoteau was a French film director born at Clairefontaine-en-Yvelines. A brother of Claude Pinoteau and Arlette Merry, he is mostly known for his direction of the film Le Triporteur  [ fr ], after a novel by René Fallet which made Darry Cowl famous.


Pinoteau died on 6 April 2017, aged 93. [1] [2]



Film director

Assistant director



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  1. "Le réalisateur Jacques Pinoteau est mort à 93 ans". Culturebox (in French). April 6, 2017. Retrieved 2017-04-08.
  2. Croiset, Laure (April 6, 2017). "Il a réalisé "Le Triporteur" avec Darry Cowl. Le réalisateur Jacques Pinoteau est mort". Tout le ciné (in French). Retrieved 2017-04-08.