Date of Birth: Sep 3, 1953
Biography: Jean-Pierre Jeunet is a French film director, he won a prestigious César award for his 1980 short film "Le Manège." His 1991 feature film "Delicatessen," captured four César awards. He directed the fourth movie in the "Alien" series entitled "Alien Resurrection." In 2001 he directed Audrey Tautou in the film known as "Amelie" ("Le Fabuleux Destin d'Amélie Poulain") The movie won several César awards and Oscar nominations.
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- TV Movie
Summary: 18th century Venetian Giacomo Casanova escapes from prison and flees to France. (imdb)
The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet (2014)
Summary: A 12-year-old cartographer secretly leaves his family's ranch in Montana where he lives with his cowboy father and scientist mother and travels across the country on board a freight train to receive an award at the Smithsonian Institute. (imdb)
Le voyage extraordinaire (2011)
Summary: The miraculous discovery of a hand-colored print of the world-famous TRIP TO THE MOON, the 1902 Georges Melies film, that took 12 years to restore, and opened the Cannes Film Festival in May 2011. The story of this film, from its shooting more than a century ago to its spectacular revival in 2011. (letterboxd.com)
The Alien Saga (2002)
- TV Movie
Summary: Originally aired on AMC, this documentary focuses on one of the most horrifying series ever to be committed to celluloid the Alien film series. With interviews from most of the main players, including Ridley Scott, James Cameron, Sigourney Weaver, and H.R. Giger, the special goes through conception through production of all four films released from 20th Century Fox.
Micmac - Au four et au moulin (2010)
Summary: First it was a mine that exploded in the middle of the Moroccan desert. Years later, it was a stray bullet that lodged in his brain... Bazil doesn't have much luck with weapons. The first made him an orphan, the second holds him on the brink of sudden, instant death. Released from the hospital after his accident, Bazil is homeless.
Summary: A videostore clerk with a bullet lodged in his brain and his friends come up with a plan to destroy two weapons manufacturers.
Le Bunker de la dernière rafale (1981)
- Short Film
Summary: A military group of men is locked up in a bunker in an unknown future. All those soldiers are waiting for an eventual enemy. But the discovery of a certain project will cause several catastrophes and will make those men kill each other... (imdb)
A Very Long Engagement (2004)
Summary: "A Very Long Engagement" tells the story of a young woman's relentless search for her fiancée, who has disappeared from the trenches of the Somme during World War One. (imdb)
Summary: Amelie, an innocent and naive girl in Paris, with her own sense of justice, decides to help those around her and along the way, discovers love. (imdb)
Summary: Post-apocalyptic surrealist black comedy about the landlord of an apartment building who creates cannibalistic meals for his odd tenants. (imdb)
- Short Film
Summary: A 9 minute comedy starring Dominique Pinon (Delicatessen). Featuring muted colors with a sepia black and white, Pinon takes the viewer through various examples of what he "likes and dislikes". The music is by Carlos D'Alessio and Special Thanks is given to Claudie Ossard. (imdb)
Alien: Resurrection (1997)
Summary: Ellen Ripley (Weaver) died fighting the perfect predator. Two hundred years and eight horrific experiments later, she's back. A group of scientists has cloned her-along with the alien queen inside her-hoping to breed the ultimate weapon. But the resurrected Ripley must team up with a band of smugglers, including a mechanic named Call (Ryder), who holds more than a few surprises of her own. (20th Century Fox)