Chris Marker

Director, Producer, Photographer
Born: 07/28/1921 in France

Filmography

other (87)

The Case of the Grinning Cat 2006 (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

The Case of the Grinning Cat 2006 (Movie)

(Director)

Be Seeing You 2003 (Movie)

(Director)

A Cat Without a Grin 2002 (Movie)

commentary (Other)

A Cat Without a Grin 2002 (Movie)

from idea (Other)

A Cat Without a Grin 2002 (Movie)

(Sound Editor)

A Cat Without a Grin 2002 (Movie)

(Editor)

A Cat Without a Grin 2002 (Movie)

(Director)

Une journee d'Andrei Arsenevitch 2001 (Movie)

(Editor)

Une journee d'Andrei Arsenevitch 2001 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Une journee d'Andrei Arsenevitch 2001 (Movie)

(Director)

Souvenir 1997 (Movie)

computer graphics (Graphics)

12 Monkeys 1995 (Movie)

inspired by film("La Jetee" (France/1962)) (Story By)

Level Five 1995 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Level Five 1995 (Movie)

(Director)

The Last Bolshevik 1992 (Movie)

(Director)

L' Heritage de la chouette 1988 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

L' Heritage de la chouette 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

L' Heritage de la chouette 1988 (Movie)

(Director)

Les Pyramides bleues 1988 (Movie)

(artistic) (Technical Advisor)

A.K. 1986 (Movie)

commentary (Other)

A.K. 1986 (Movie)

(Editor)

A.K. 1986 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

A.K. 1986 (Movie)

(Director)

A.K. 1986 (Movie)

Narration (Narrator)

Tokyo-Ga 1985 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Junkopia 1981 (Movie)

(Director)

Junkopia 1981 (Movie)

commentary (Other)

Junkopia 1981 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Sans Soleil 1981 (Movie)

from idea (Other)

Sans Soleil 1981 (Movie)

commentary (Other)

Sans Soleil 1981 (Movie)

(Photography)

Sans Soleil 1981 (Movie)

(Director)

Sans Soleil 1981 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Sans Soleil 1981 (Movie)

(Editor)

The Battle of Chile 1978 (Movie)

production collaborator (Production)

The Battle of Chile 1978 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Battle of Chile 1978 (Movie)

(Producer)

Le Recours de la methode 1977 (Movie)

sub-titles(French) (Titles)

Carlos Marighela 1974 (Movie)

Interviewer (Actor)

Carlos Marighela 1974 (Movie)

(Director)

La Spirale 1974 (Movie)

collaboration (Other)

La Spirale 1974 (Movie)

(Consultant)

La Spirale 1974 (Movie)

(Director)

On vous parle de Bresil 1974 (Movie)

(Director)

On vous parle de Bresil 1974 (Movie)

commentary (Other)

La Solitude du chanteur de fond 1973 (Movie)

(Editor)

La Solitude du chanteur de fond 1973 (Movie)

(Director)

La Solitude du chanteur de fond 1973 (Movie)

Interviewer (Actor)

Les Deux Memoires 1973 (Movie)

(Editor)

Kashima Paradise 1972 (Movie)

commentary (Other)

Kashima Paradise 1972 (Movie)

Narration (Narrator)

Le Train en marche 1970 (Movie)

(Director)

La Bataille des dix millions 1969 (Movie)

(Editor)

La Bataille des dix millions 1969 (Movie)

(Director)

La Bataille des dix millions 1969 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

La Bataille des dix millions 1969 (Movie)

commentary (Other)

The Confession 1969 (Movie)

still photography (Photography)

Le Volcan Interdit 1965 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Le Volcan Interdit 1965 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Le Joli Mai 1962 (Movie)

commentary text (Other)

Le Joli Mai 1962 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Le Joli Mai 1962 (Movie)

(Director)

Le Joli Mai 1962 (Movie)

Interviewer (Actor)

La Jetee 1961 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

La Jetee 1961 (Movie)

(Director)

Cuba Si! 1960 (Movie)

commentary (Other)

Cuba Si! 1960 (Movie)

(Photography)

Cuba Si! 1960 (Movie)

(Producer)

Cuba Si! 1960 (Movie)

(Director)

La Mer et les jours 1957 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Letter From Siberia 1956 (Movie)

commentary (Other)

Letter From Siberia 1956 (Movie)

(Director)

Sunday in Peking 1955 (Movie)

commentary (Other)

Sunday in Peking 1955 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Sunday in Peking 1955 (Movie)

(Director)

Toute la Memoire du Monde 1955 (Movie)

collaboration (Other)

Les Statues Meurent Aussi 1952 (Movie)

commentary (Other)

Les Statues Meurent Aussi 1952 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Les Statues Meurent Aussi 1952 (Movie)

(Director)

2084 (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

2084 (Movie)

(Director)

2084 (Movie)

(Editor)

The Embassy (TV Show)

Director

Milestones

2007

Wrote, directed, and produced the short "Leila Attacks"

2004

Helmed "The Case of the Grinning Cat" for French TV; also wrote

1997

Wrote and directed the war documentary "Level Five"

1995

Commissioned by the Wexner Center for the Arts at Ohio State University to create an installation commemorating the centenary of the motion picture; created "Silent Movie," consisting of five monitors on which random scenes played to random selections of

1995

"La Jetée" adapted for the Hollywood-made feature film "12 Monkeys," directed by Terry Gilliam; credited as co-writer

1985

Documented Japanese director Akira Kurosawa in "A.K."

1976

Co-produced, and also collaborated on the screenplay for the ambitious two-part political film "The Battle of Chile," a Chilean-Cuban production directed by Patricio Guzman

1968

Revived SLON after the famous nationwide student and worker strikes in France in May in order to distribute and produce agit-prop material

1966

Formed production company Slon, also often designated SLON, especially for the making of the episodic documentary collaboration "Loin du Vietnam/Far From Vietnam"; collaborated on the screenplay and producing responsibilities, and was also an editorial su

1962

Made his most famous film and only fictional film "La Jetée/The Pier"

1952

Completed first film, the documentary short "Olympia 52," a documentary about the Helsinki Olympics; also co-photographed and provided commentary

1950

Began working on the documentary short "Les statues meurent aussi" with filmmaker Alain Resnais; film was not completed until 1953

Worked for publishing house Editions deu Seuil in the 1950s; among other work, he edited a series of books titled Petite Planete

Served as a resistance fighter for France during WWII

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