Michel Gondry (France)

Michel Gondry (born May 8, 1963) is a French film director, screenwriter, and producer. He is noted for his inventive visual style and distinctive manipulation of mise en scène. He won an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay in 2004 as one of the writers of Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.

His other films include the surrealistic science fantasy comedy The Science of Sleep (2006), the comedy-drama Be Kind Rewind (2008), the superhero action comedy The Green Hornet (2011), the drama The We and the I (2012), and the romantic drama Mood Indigo (2013).

Filmography

  • La Lettre
    1998
  • Human Nature
    2001
  • One Day...
    2001
  • Pecan Pie
    2003
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
    2004
  • Dave Chappelle's Block Party
    2005
  • The Science of Sleep
    2006
  • Be Kind Rewind
    2008
  • How to Blow Up a Helicopter (Ayako's Story)
    2009
  • The Thorn in the Heart
    2010
  • The Green Hornet
    2011
  • The We and the I
    2012
  • Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy?: An Animated Conversation with Noam Chomsky
    2013
  • Mood Indigo
    2013
  • Microbe & Gasoline
    2015
  • Détour
    2017

Doc Alliance Members

Doc Alliance is a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.