Jean-Pierre Jeunet

1953 - Today

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Jean-Pierre Jeunet (French: [ʒɑ̃ pjɛʁ ʒœnɛ]; born 3 September 1953) is a French film director, producer, and screenwriter. His films mix elements of fantasy, realism and science fiction either to create idealized realities or to give relevance to mundane situations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean-Pierre Jeunet has received more than 910,603 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Jean-Pierre Jeunet is the 172nd most popular film director (down from 170th in 2019), the 1,130th most popular biography from France (up from 1,162nd in 2019) and the 26th most popular French Film Director.

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

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  • 44

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.99

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.92

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Among film directors, Jean-Pierre Jeunet ranks 172 out of 1,580Before him are Nagisa Oshima, Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Lev Kuleshov, Marco Ferreri, Robert Aldrich, and Blake Edwards. After him are Francesco Rosi, Jesús Franco, Joris Ivens, Bille August, Peter Weir, and Sergei Bondarchuk.

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Among people born in 1953, Jean-Pierre Jeunet ranks 37Before him are Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Paulo Roberto Falcão, Daniel Passarella, James Horner, Jean-Marie Pfaff, and Armen Sarkissian. After him are Kitarō, Thomas Bach, Tess Gerritsen, Guy Verhofstadt, Lenín Moreno, and Ron Jeremy.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean-Pierre Jeunet ranks 1,130 out of 5,234Before him are Emma Watson (1990), Charles-Marie Widor (1844), Georges Gilles de la Tourette (1857), Sophie of France (1734), Georges Auric (1899), and Pierre-Gilles de Gennes (1932). After him are Paulinus of Nola (354), Ambroise Thomas (1811), Lúcio Costa (1902), Marcel Pagnol (1895), Clément Janequin (1485), and Françoise Dorléac (1942).


Among film directors born in France, Jean-Pierre Jeunet ranks 26Before him are Jean Vigo (1905), Henri-Georges Clouzot (1907), Marcel Carné (1906), Jacques Demy (1931), Claude Lanzmann (1925), and Abel Gance (1889). After him are Alice Guy-Blaché (1873), Frank Darabont (1959), Chris Marker (1921), Julien Duvivier (1896), Jacques Becker (1906), and Bertrand Tavernier (1941).