L’ Express reprinted an interview first published March 10, 1969. Mr. Delon was 32. Anthony was four and a half. He had completed La piscine and Jef. He was starting work on Le clan des Siciliens.
Mr. Delon begins with his parents divorcing when he was 4 years. He discusses his childhood, his military service in Indochina, getting into acting and more. He answers questions like “Why, in your latest film, Jeff, have you chosen Mireille Darc?” and “Is it harder to be questioned by the magistrate or the police?” He concludes his interview, “I’m fine. This is mine. It’s my life.”
This fascinating interview is titled-
Alain Delon: “The film I did not know what it was”
“To mark the 75th anniversary of the actor, this Monday, November 8, records show LEXPRESS.fr L’Express published an interview with River March 10, 1969. The actor recalls his childhood in the suburbs, his meteoric career and his associations with the ‘middle’.”