Laurent Achard Cause Of Death: Here’s What To Know

Laurent Achard is a talented filmmaker who passed away on Monday, March 25, 2024 and left many wondering what his cause of death is.

However, Laurent’s work makes him unique because it is marked by his taste for independence and his self taught experience.

He is a 59 years old French filmmaker and news has it that his obituary was published in the profile resource.

Early life of Laurent Achard

The talented director and  filmmaker was born in a popular area in Yonne, France on April 17, 1964.

Laurent Achard died in France on March 25, 2024 which is less than a month before his 60th birthday.

He was said to have experienced a difficult childhood. 

While growing up, nothing predestined  Laurent Achard into becoming an artist except for the attention of a professor.

The professor did that by lending a copy of the film notebook, cahiers du cinéma to him.

Also, he handed the secret viewing of the show movie club on Antenne 2 to Laurent so as to better his understanding.

Furthermore, Laurent was able to discover his path in life early by learning from other people’s mistakes and experiences.

Unfortunately, he was wrapped by the cold arms of death in the early hours of

Laurent Achard’s career success

Lauren Achard made a name for himself with the first film he featured and qu’hier moins que demain in the year 1999. 

Furthermore, he directed his first film titled “Qu’en Savent les morts?” With Pierre Grise productions.

Laurent Achard was a disciple of Maurice Pialat and Paul Vecchiali. 

The films,”Dimanche ou les fantômes” and “une odeur de géranium”  reçoivent à prix au festival de Clermont-Ferrand

Morealso, Laurent Achard Was also awarded the best director in 2006 at the locarno film festival and won the prix jean vigo for le Dernier des fous in that same year, although his cause of death remains unknown.

Achard is well known for his movies and here is a list of a few;

  • dimanche ou les fantômes (produced in 1994)
  • plus qu’hier moins que demain(more than yesterday) produced in 1998, 
  • la peur petit chasseur (the fear, little hunter) produced in 2004, and 
  • le dernier des fous (the last of the crazy people) produced in 2006.

Laurent Achard cause of death

The unexpected demise of the filmmaker, screenwriter and director is very saddening and untimely. 

Although the cause of Achard death is not known till date, fans and friends extend their heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family.


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