Michel Gondry

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Michel Gondry

Michel Gondry

Date of birth: 8.5.1963

The director, screenwriter, actor, producer, cameraman.

Michel Gondry was born in Versailles, France. As a child dreamed of becoming an artist Michelle or inventor. In the 1980s, he attended art school in Paris, where the painter developed his skills. There Gondry met with friends, with whom he founded the pop-rock band Oui Oui, had time to record two albums and several singles before disbanding in 1992. Gondry was the drummer, director’s career, he began to create a clip for his team. The style of his music videos caught the attention of the Icelandic singer Bjork, who invited him to shoot a video for the song Human Behavior. Cooperation proved lasting, eventually Gondry created six videos for Bjork. Among other musicians who worked with Gondry more than once, – group Daft Punk, Radiohead, The White Stripes, The Chemical Brothers, the American artist Beck. Gondry achieved success in television commercials, where one of the first to apply the technique to actively slow shooting Bullet time (“bullet speed”), which became famous after the movie “The Matrix” (The Matrix, 1999).

Along with David Fincher and Spike Jones. Michel Gondry cited as prominent representatives of wave filmmakers came to the great movie industry of television advertising and music videos. Gondry’s cinematic debut took place in 2001 with the release of pictures on the screens “Human Nature & raquo ;, received conflicting assessments criticism. However, his second film”Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind”(2004), created as the previous tape, in collaboration with screenwriter Charlie Kaufman has received rave reviews. Starring in the movie played by Hollywood stars Jim Carrey and Kate Winslet. The”Eternal Sunshine”Many techniques are used to manipulate the image with which the director has experimented in the past, taking their music videos. For the script of this film Gondry (with Kaufman and Pierre Bismut) received the award in 2005″Oscar & raquo ;. The picture also won the award”Saturn” as the best science fiction movies of the year.

The most complete favorite ideas and techniques Michel Gondry reflected in his third feature film, “The Science of Sleep”(2006). In this film about love between two young people Stephen and Stephanie (played by Gael Garcia Bernal and Charlotte Gainsbourg) wonderfully jumbled dreams and reality. Filming took place entirely in France in the late 2004 – the beginning of 2005, mainly in Paris, in a house where Gondry lived 15 years ago, and were conducted in three languages, French, English and Spanish. Animated episodes were created in summer 2004. The film premiered January 22, 2006 at the Sundance Film Festival, where the picture was very warmly received by critics and the audience, followed by festival screenings in Berlin, Seattle and Moscow are always a success. By the start of the American Rental”The Science of Sleep” Gondry organized in a New York gallery a special exhibition of scenery and props from the film, so that everyone could feel yourself in the place of heroes tape.

Feature films Gondry – presence in each of its picture of the original deception. The “Eternal Sunshine of the passions”all the romance revolves around a fantastic device mnemonic neutralization. About some things that each of us wanted to forget, so why not come up with a mechanism that erases well-defined pieces of memories. The”The Science of Sleep” This ingenious machines used to read minds, or to penetrate into dreams.

The “rewind”(2008) assumptions are much more earthly, netranstsendentalnogo properties except one – very unscientific fiction.”rewind”– our ability to reduce the information to take her to stroke or code. The original name”Be Kind, Rewind”rhymed, please take the tape rewind to the beginning. In the Russian box office the film has a new meaning. It is not rewind, and fast forward. That is full speed ahead until you come across a something interesting. And the very”Rewinding” Michel Gondry, if desired, you can rewind to the places where the characters are hilarious shoot movies in melesovski performing miracles.

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