Robert Bresson

Robert Bresson got the Libra Zodiac sign of the Western Astrology

Robert Breeson born in 1901 is a filmmaker who is master of the understatement. He trained as a painter and moved to film as a screenwriter making a short film Public Affairs in 1934. He spent over a year in a German prison camp in WWII and made his movie Angels of Sin in 1943 when he was released. He make Les dames du Bois de Boulogne in 1945 and this film was his last with professional actors. Breeson believed that a minimalist style gave the audience an appreciation of art. He omitted all but the essentials and gave details in the soundtrack. His actors gave flat and undemanding performances. Bresson?€™s films never gained great popularity but he did have a following among critics. These critics rate Breeson as one of the greatest artists in the art of the cinema. Breeson retired in 1980 after his failure to raise money for an adaption of the Book of Genesis. His films are thematically bleak and he often uses Catholic themes and images. His characters go through terrible emotional tidal waves and are totally hopeless by the end of the film. Breeson was married twice. Once to Leidia van de Zee in 1926 ?€“ ending date unknown. It is not known when he married Marie-Madeleine van der Mersch but she was with him when he died on December 18, 1999 of natural causes. He was 98.




The Twelve-Month Western Zodiac Cycle:
Aries
March 21 - April 20

Taurus
April 21 - May 20, 21

Gemini
May 21, 22 - June 21

Cancer
June 22 - July 22
Leo
July 23 - August 22, 23

Virgo
August 23, 24 - September 22, 23

Libra
September 23, 24 - October 22, 23

Scorpio
October 23, 24 - November 22
Sagittarius
November 23 - December 21, 22

Capricorn
December 22, 23 - January 20

Aquarius
January 21 - February 19

Pisces
February 20 - March 20