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Frederic Cousseau

Frederic Cousseau

France / Website

Biography

Frederic Cousseau was born in 1963 in Paris. After being a rock/punk musician, he began to direct films, fiction and documentary, in the late 1980s. Since 2006 he collaborates as co-director with journalist and documentary film director Blandine Huk.

Filmography:

Des pieds et des mains (8´, France, 1989)
Bartolin (25', France, 1991)
La Fatigue (9´, France, 1998)
Le 17 au soir (40´, France, 2005)
Sakhalin (89´, France, 2006)
Un dimanche a Pripiat/ A Sunday in Pripiat - with Blandine Huk (26´, France, 2006)
Garbusha - with Blandine Huk (10´, France, 2009)
Rouge nowa huta - with Blandine Huk (53 minutes, France, 2009)
Pig Love – with Blandine Huk (24´, France, 2010)
Metal Marioupol (134', Ukraine, 2012)

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A Sunday In Pripyat EN

Un dimanche à Pripiat (Orig.) / 2006 / France / 26 min

Pripyat was home to the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant workers. It was abandoned in 1986 following the Chernobyl disaster.

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A Sunday in Prypiat FR

Un dimanche à Pripiat (Orig.) / 2006 / France / 26 min

Pripyat was home to the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant workers. It was abandoned in 1986 following the Chernobyl disaster.

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Body

Body (Orig.) / 2010 / France / 7 min

The body of a beast changing. Real or nightmarish images of the own body.

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