Chotin, André

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Chotin, André Gender: M
André Roger Chotin
born on 26 January 1892 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )
Place Paris Arrondissement 10, France, 48n5219, 2e2127
Timezone PMT m2e2015 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Mandl
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 05°45' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 21°29 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 21°23'


French decorator, artistic director and film director.

He made his début as an actor in the theatre company of Jacques Copeau, appearing in several plays at the Théâtre du Vieux-Colombier in 1917 and 1918.

As a film technician, he collaborated with, among others, Frank Borzage on L'heure suprême (1927, Hollywood), and Léo Joannon on Train de plaisir (1930).

He wrote several screenplays and made several films, including La Fine combine (1931), Trois artilleurs à l'opéra (1938), Les Clandestins (1945), Fausse identité (1947) and Alia et Issam (1948).

He died on 10 January 1954, aged 61, in Paris.

Link to Wikipedia biography (French)


Source Notes

Birth certificate quoted in Michaël Mandl's CINÉMA MUET collection.


  • Vocation : Art : Stage/ Set design
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script (Screenwriter)