De Rieux, Max

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de Rieux, Max Gender: M
Max Ernest Gautier
born on 5 March 1901 at 04:00 (= 04:00 AM )
Place Paris Arrondissement 5, France, 48n5046, 2e2041
Timezone PMT m2e2015 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Mandl
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 13°54' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 11°56 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 12°16'


French director, actor, and screenwriter, who mainly steered his career towards the staging of operas.

He was stage director at the Opéra-Comique from 1938 to 1945, then at the Opéra de Paris from 1946 to 1957.

His name, as director or producer, is associated with numerous films, including La Cousine Bette (1927), as well as numerous recordings of operas and operettas published under the Decca label. He was the creator of the Chorégies d'Orange.

He was the first person in France to use the playback for the diffusion of lyrical works on television (ORTF) on 29 April 1952.

He died as a result of a car accident in Fréjus on 10 March 1963.

Link to Wikipedia biography (French)



Source Notes

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


  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director (Film, opera)
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script (Screenwriter)