Mark Peploe

Screenwriter, Director
Collaborative scenarist who has worked with Jacques Demy, Rene Clement, Michelangelo Antonioni and brother-in-law Bernardo Bertolucci. Peploe wrote his sister Clare's romantic comedy "High Season" (1987) and made his ... Read more »
Born: 11/29/1942 in Kenya

Filmography

Writer (9)

Victory 2000 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Little Buddha 1994 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Afraid of the Dark 1992 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Sheltering Sky 1990 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

High Season 1988 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Last Emperor 1987 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Passenger 1975 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Baby Sitter - Un maledetto pasticcio 1974 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Pied Piper 1971 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Director (2)

Victory 2000 (Movie)

(Director)

Afraid of the Dark 1992 (Movie)

(Director)

Biography

Collaborative scenarist who has worked with Jacques Demy, Rene Clement, Michelangelo Antonioni and brother-in-law Bernardo Bertolucci. Peploe wrote his sister Clare's romantic comedy "High Season" (1987) and made his feature directing debut with "Afraid of the Dark," a psychological thriller about a boy with failing eyesight which he also wrote.

Relationships

Bernardo Bertolucci

Brother-In-Law

Clare Peploe

Sister

EDUCATION

University of Oxford

Oxford , England

Milestones

1995

Helmed "Victory", adapted from the James Conrad work

1992

Feature film directing debut, "Afraid of the Dark" (also writer)

1990

Co-wrote script with Bertolucci for "The Sheltering Sky"

1987

Wrote screenplay for feature directorial debut of sister Clare Peploe, "High Season"

1987

Co-wrote screenplay with Bernardo Bertolucci for "The Last Emperor"

1975

Wrote screenplay for Michelangelo Antonioni's "The Passenger"

1972

Early screenplay credit on Jacques Demy's British feature, "The Pied Piper"

Raised in Italy and England

Began career as a researcher on documentaries for British TV

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