Hitchcock/Truffaut (2015) is a documentary directed by Kent Jones. Jones wrote the documentary along with Serge Toubiana. Many famous directors are interviewed during the documentary including: Wes Anderson and David Fincher.

The documentary centers around the famous interview of famed horror/suspense director Alfred Hitchcock by French director Francois Truffaut. Who later published one of the most influential books on film ever published.

The documentary does a fantastic job at portraying how important and influential the book is to many directors. The documentary cuts from exclusive photographs taken during the Hitchcock and Truffaut interview along with audio recordings. As well as using visual pages of the book of the interview Truffaut published.

The documentary gives fantastic insight on how influential Hitchcock was to cinema not only with his ideas but with his creative direction and cinematography.

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