FILM : Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist)
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Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist) 1960 Charles Aznavour, Marie Dubois, Nicole Berger, Michèle Mercier, Albert Rémy Île-de-France, Paris, Rhône-Alpes (France)
Director : François Truffaut   Production Company : Les Films de la Pléiade  Region : FRANCE

A reclusive pianist in a run-down bar becomes involved with gangsters after the appearance of his criminal brother.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson with thanks to Roland-François Lack for identifying many of the locations.

Also known as 'Shoot the Piano Player' (Canadian Title)

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Shoot The Pianist: Tirez Sur Le Pianiste [1960] [DVD]

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Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist) - After running into a lamp post whilst being pursued by gangsters, Chico Saroyan (Albert Rémy) listens to the Passer-by (Alexandre Joffé) who helped him back to his feet. Roland-François Lack identities this street as Avenue de la Porte de Villiers with the petrol station at number 10.
Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist)

tirpi001. After running into a lamp post whilst being pursued by gangsters, Chico Saroyan (Albert Rémy) listens to the Passer-by (Alexandre Joffé) who helped him back to his feet. Roland-François Lack identities this street as Avenue de la Porte de Villiers with the petrol station at number 10.

Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist) - The Passer-by talks about his wife until the two part company and Chico heads to the bar where his brother, Charlie Kohler, plays the piano. Passing Square du Graisivaudan on Avenue de la Porte de Villiers in the 17th arrondissement of Paris located by Roland-François Lack.
Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist)

tirpi002. The Passer-by talks about his wife until the two part company and Chico heads to the bar where his brother, Charlie Kohler, plays the piano. Passing Square du Graisivaudan on Avenue de la Porte de Villiers in the 17th arrondissement of Paris located by Roland-François Lack.

Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist) - Charlie Kohler (Charles Aznavour), a former concert pianist who changed his name from Édouard Saroyan, walks from the bar with Hélène (Marie Dubois). Outside the bar named À la Bonne Franquette on Rue Mussard in Levallois-Perret, Île-de-France.
Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist)

tirpi003. Charlie Kohler (Charles Aznavour), a former concert pianist who changed his name from Édouard Saroyan, walks from the bar with Hélène (Marie Dubois). Outside the bar named À la Bonne Franquette on Rue Mussard in Levallois-Perret, Île-de-France.

Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist) - The next morning Charlie looks through the window of his flat to see gangsters Ernest (Daniel Boulanger) and Momo (Claude Mansard) outside. Looking onto Rue Voltaire in
Levallois-Perret, Île-de-France.
Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist)

tirpi004. The next morning Charlie looks through the window of his flat to see gangsters Ernest (Daniel Boulanger) and Momo (Claude Mansard) outside. Looking onto Rue Voltaire in Levallois-Perret, Île-de-France.

Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist) - As Ernest and Momo wait in their Oldsmobile Super 88, Charlie's younger brother Fido Saroyan (Richard Kanayan) runs into a shop before heading to his school-friend's flat above. Rue Voltaire in Levallois-Perret.
Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist)

tirpi005. As Ernest and Momo wait in their Oldsmobile Super 88, Charlie's younger brother Fido Saroyan (Richard Kanayan) runs into a shop before heading to his school-friend's flat above. Rue Voltaire in Levallois-Perret.

Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist) - Fido and his Friend drop a 'milk bomb' onto the gangster's car. Rue Voltaire, Levallois-Perret.
Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist)

tirpi006. Fido and his Friend drop a 'milk bomb' onto the gangster's car. Rue Voltaire, Levallois-Perret.

Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist) - Momo chases the two boys until they disappear inside the school. Rue Marius Aufan in Levallois-Perret with the corner of Rue Bara on the right.
Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist)

tirpi007. Momo chases the two boys until they disappear inside the school. Rue Marius Aufan in Levallois-Perret with the corner of Rue Bara on the right.

Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist) - After following Charlie when he leaves his flat, Ernest and Momo invite him into their car. Outside, what is now, Le Marius bar on Rue Voltaire.
Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist)

tirpi008. After following Charlie when he leaves his flat, Ernest and Momo invite him into their car. Outside, what is now, Le Marius bar on Rue Voltaire.

Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist) - Momo gets into the car to sandwich Charlie between him and Ernest. To the right is the corner of Rue Voltaire and Rue Marius Aufan.
Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist)

tirpi009. Momo gets into the car to sandwich Charlie between him and Ernest. To the right is the corner of Rue Voltaire and Rue Marius Aufan.

Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist) - The crooks drive Charlie away. Facing north-eastward at the junction of Rue Voltaire and Rue Marius Aufan.
Tirez sur le pianiste (Shoot the Pianist)

tirpi010. The crooks drive Charlie away. Facing north-eastward at the junction of Rue Voltaire and Rue Marius Aufan.

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