Biography

Christophe Gans is a French film director, producer and screenwriter, who specializes in horror and fantasy movies.

Gans was born in Antibes, France. As a teenager, he spent a large portion of his time creating kung fu-themed Super 8 movies with his friends. He later went on to attend the French film school Idhec, where he created his first short film, Silver Slime. He later spent time as a film critic before co-directing his first film, Necronomicon.

His $29 million-budgeted film Brotherhood of the Wolf was a worldwide success, grossing over $70 million+ in theaters worldwide. It became the second-highest-grossing French-language film in the United States since 1980.

Christophe Gans is a French film director, producer and screenwriter, who specializes in horror and fantasy movies.

Gans was born in Antibes, France. As a teenager, he spent a large portion of his time creating kung fu-themed Super 8 movies with his friends. He later went on to attend the French film school Idhec, where he created his first short film, Silver Slime. He later spent time as a film critic before co-directing his first film, Necronomicon.

His $29 million-budgeted film Brotherhood of the Wolf was a worldwide success, grossing over $70 million+ in theaters worldwide. It became the second-highest-grossing French-language film in the United States since 1980.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 10

Birthday 1960-03-11

Place of Birth Antibes, France

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

2019 Corto MalteseDirector
2014 Beauty and the BeastDirector
2006 Silent HillDirector
2001 Brotherhood of the WolfDirector
1995 Crying FreemanDirector
1993 NecronomiconDirector
1981 Silver SlimeDirector

Writing

2014 Beauty and the BeastWriter
2001 Brotherhood of the WolfScreenplay
1995 Crying FreemanScreenplay

Acting

2004 Non risponde più as Himself
2004 J'étais... as Himself

Editing

1981 Silver SlimeEditor

Production

2004 House of VoicesProducer

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