Alain Crombecque worked as a press agent at the Autumn Festival of Paris from 1974 to 1978.
He was involved in various international missions from 1978 to 1981 including the Festival of Nancy.
From 1981 to 1985, he was Artistic Director close to Patrice Chéreau at the Théâtre Nanterre-Amandiers.
He then became the Director of the Festival d'Avignon.
From 1993 to 1995, he was the Managing Director of the "Premier Siècle du Cinéma" (First Century of Cinema) and since 1993 he also directed the Autumn Festival of Paris.
Alain Crombecque passed away on the 12th of October 2009.
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