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Chris Marker (born 29 July 1921) is a French writer, photographer, film director, multimedia artist and documentary maker.

His best known films are La jetée (1962), A Grin Without a Cat (1977), Sans Soleil (1983) and AK (1985), a documentary on the Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Chris Marker (born 29 July 1921) is a French writer, photographer, film director, multimedia artist and documentary maker.

His best known films are La jetée (1962), A Grin Without a Cat (1977), Sans Soleil (1983) and AK (1985), a documentary on the Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Chris Marker, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender -

Known Credits 81

Birthday 1921-07-29

Day of Death 2012-07-30

Place of Birth Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France

Official Site -

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

2012 KinoDirector
2011 OvernightDirector
2010 Ouvroir the MovieDirector
2008 Pictures at an ExhibitionDirector
2008 Guillaume MovieDirector
2007 Leila AttacksDirector
2004 The Case of the Grinning CatDirector
2001 Remembrance of Things to ComeDirector
2000 Un maire au KosovoDirector
1999 E-clip-seDirector
1999 One Day in the Life of Andrei ArsenevichDirector
1997 Level FiveDirector
1995 Blue HelmetDirector
1995 Silent Movie (Edit 2)Director
1994 Bullfight in OkinawaDirector
1994 Petite ceintureDirector
1994 TchaïkaDirector
1994 Owl Gets in Your EyesDirector
1994 Three Haiku VideosDirector
1993 Slon TangoDirector
1993 Le 20 heures dans les campsDirector
1993 The Last BolshevikDirector
1991 Theory of SetsDirector
1990 Berliner BalladeDirector
1990 Zoo PieceDirector
1990 An Owl Is an Owl Is an OwlDirector
1990 Berlin 1990Director
1989 The Owl's Legacy(13 episodes)Director
1988 Cat Listening to MusicDirector
1988 Tokyo DaysDirector
1986 Mémoires pour simoneDirector
1985 Matta '85Director
1985 A.K.Director
1984 2084Director
1983 Sans SoleilDirector
1981 JunkopiaDirector
1977 A Grin Without a CatDirector
1974 The Loneliness of the Long Distance SingerDirector
1973 On vous parle du Chili : Ce que disait AllendeDirector
1973 Puisqu'on vous dit que c'est possibleDirector
1973 Le train en marcheDirector
1973 The EmbassyDirector
1972 Three Cheers for the WhaleDirector
1971 You Speak of Prague: The Second Trial of Arthur LondonDirector
1971 On vous parle de Paris: Maspero. Les mots ont un sensDirector
1971 On vous parle de Prague: Le deuxième procès d'Artur LondonDirector
1971 Cuba: Battle of the 10,000,000Director
1970 On vous parle du Brésil: Carlos MarighelaDirector
1969 On vous parle du Brésil: TorturesDirector
1969 Class of StruggleDirector
1968 Be Seeing YouDirector
1968 CinétractsDirector
1968 The Sixth Side of the PentagonDirector
1967 Far from VietnamDirector
1966 If I Had Four DromedariesDirector
1965 The Koumiko MysteryDirector
1963 Le Joli MaiDirector
1962 La JetéeDirector
1961 ¡Cuba Sí!Director
1960 Description of a StruggleDirector
1959 The AstronautsDirector
1957 Letter from SiberiaDirector
1956 Sunday in PekingDirector
1955 Night and FogAssistant Director
1953 Statues Also DieDirector
1952 Olympia 52Director

Writing

2012 Life and Freaky Times of Uncle LukeWriter
2011 OvernightWriter
2008 Guillaume MovieWriter
2001 Remembrance of Things to ComeWriter
1997 Level FiveWriter
1994 Three Haiku VideosWriter
1989 The Owl's Legacy(13 episodes)Writer
1985 A.K.Writer
1983 Sans SoleilWriter
1981 JunkopiaWriter
1977 A Grin Without a CatWriter
1973 The EmbassyWriter
1969 On vous parle du Brésil: TorturesWriter
1968 CinétractsWriter
1966 Le Volcan interditScreenplay
1966 If I Had Four DromedariesWriter
1965 The Koumiko MysteryWriter
1963 ValparaisoScreenplay
1963 Le Joli MaiWriter
1962 La JetéeScreenplay
1960 Description of a StruggleWriter
1958 Les hommes de la baleineWriter
1958 The Sea and the DaysWriter

Editing

1994 TchaïkaEditor
1988 Tokyo DaysEditor
1985 A.K.Editor
1977 A Grin Without a CatEditor
1976 La SpiraleEditor
1974 The Loneliness of the Long Distance SingerEditor
1974 Les deux mémoiresEditor
1971 CONGO OYÉ (WE HAVE COME BACK)Editor
1967 Far from VietnamSupervising Film Editor
1965 The Heat of a Thousand SunsEditor
1962 Playtime in ParisEditor

Crew

2007 Leila AttacksCinematography
1999 One Day in the Life of Andrei ArsenevichCinematography
1997 Level FiveCinematography
1988 Tokyo DaysCinematography
1968 The Sixth Side of the PentagonCinematography
1964 From a Distant GazeCinematography
1955 Night and FogScript

Acting

2011 In Chris Marker's Studio
2009 La traversée du désir
1999 One Day in the Life of Andrei Arsenevich
1988 Tokyo Days as himself (voice)
1985 A.K. as Narrator
1985 Tokyo-Ga as Himself (uncredited)

Production

1994 Three Haiku VideosProducer
1991 Theory of SetsProducer
1989 The Owl's Legacy(13 episodes)Producer
1968 The Sixth Side of the PentagonProducer

Camera

1970 The ConfessionStill Photographer
1962 La JetéeDirector of Photography

Sound

1981 JunkopiaOriginal Music Composer

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