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Jean-Pierre Jeunet

1953 - Today

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Jean-Pierre Jeunet (French: [ʒɑ̃ pjɛʁ ʒœnɛ]; born 3 September 1953) is a French filmmaker. His films combine fantasy, realism, and science fiction to create idealized realities or to give relevance to mundane situations. Jeunet debuted as a director with the acclaimed 1991 black comedy Delicatessen, collaborating with Marc Caro. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean-Pierre Jeunet has received more than 1,299,788 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Jean-Pierre Jeunet is the 147th most popular film director (up from 172nd in 2019), the 1,020th most popular biography from France (up from 1,127th in 2019) and the 22nd most popular French Film Director.

Jean-Pierre Jeunet is most famous for being the director of the movie "Amelie."

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  • 47

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Among film directors, Jean-Pierre Jeunet ranks 147 out of 1,581Before him are Blake Edwards, Jacques Demy, Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Wong Kar-wai, Victor Sjöström, and Abel Gance. After him are Jan Švankmajer, Ed Wood, Joris Ivens, Robert Wise, Roland Emmerich, and Sergei Bondarchuk.

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Among people born in 1953, Jean-Pierre Jeunet ranks 39Before him are Manuel Pellegrini, Paulo Roberto Falcão, Andrew Wiles, Armen Sarkissian, James Horner, and Cyndi Lauper. After him are Daniel Passarella, Kitarō, Ron Jeremy, Bill Pullman, Tess Gerritsen, and Felix Magath.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean-Pierre Jeunet ranks 1,020 out of 6,011Before him are Léon Bourgeois (1851), Maurice Denis (1870), Joseph Liouville (1809), Abel Gance (1889), Prince Pierre, Duke of Valentinois (1895), and Éric Zemmour (1958). After him are Henri, Prince of Condé (1588), Jean-Baptiste Jourdan (1762), Jean de Joinville (1224), Claudine Auger (1941), Jules de Polignac (1780), and Hans-Georg von Friedeburg (1895).


Among film directors born in France, Jean-Pierre Jeunet ranks 22Before him are Louis Malle (1932), Marcel Carné (1906), René Clément (1913), Claude Lelouch (1937), Jacques Demy (1931), and Abel Gance (1889). After him are Jean Vigo (1905), Henri-Georges Clouzot (1907), Jacques Rivette (1928), Claude Lanzmann (1925), Alice Guy-Blaché (1873), and Bertrand Tavernier (1941).