|born on||29 December 1924 at 12:00 (= 12:00 noon )|
|Place||Lausanne, Switzerland, 46n31, 6e38|
|Timezone||MET h1e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||07°29' 23°25 Asc. 28°30'|
Swiss journalist, cinema critic and film historian, noted as the director of the Swiss Film Archive (a foundation for the conservation and study of films and cinematography) from 1951 to 1996. He was a privatdozent at the University of Lausanne. He died on 28 May 2019 at the age of 94.
- associate relationship with Franju, Georges (born 12 April 1912)
- associate relationship with Godard, Jean-Luc (born 3 December 1930)
Sy Scholfield quotes "Derrière l'écran" by Freddy Buache (L'Age d'Homme, 2009), p. 11: "Je suis né le 29 décembre 1924, à midi, je crois, à la maternité de lausanne."
- Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 94)
- Vocation : Education : Teacher (Privatdozent)
- Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Historian (Film historian)
- Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
- Vocation : Writers : Critic (Cinema critic)