Michel Gondry

1963 - Today

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Michel Gondry (French: [miʃɛl ɡɔ̃dʁi]; born 8 May 1963) is a French film director, screenwriter, and producer noted for his inventive visual style and distinctive manipulation of mise en scène. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michel Gondry has received more than 1,322,884 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Michel Gondry is the 439th most popular film director (up from 442nd in 2019), the 2,407th most popular biography from France (down from 2,358th in 2019) and the 57th most popular French Film Director.

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Among film directors, Michel Gondry ranks 439 out of 1,580Before him are Philip Kaufman, John Landis, Joe Dante, Alexander Kluge, Veljko Bulajić, and Chuck Lorre. After him are John Waters, Taylor Hackford, Lindsay Anderson, Delmer Daves, George P. Cosmatos, and Olivier Assayas.

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Among people born in 1963, Michel Gondry ranks 81Before him are Ludovic Orban, Mikael Persbrandt, Rob Schneider, Kai Hansen, Stevo Pendarovski, and May-Britt Moser. After him are Liu Cixin, Carlos Kaiser, David Yates, Dean Norris, Benjamin Bratt, and Khaltmaagiin Battulga.

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In France

Among people born in France, Michel Gondry ranks 2,407 out of 5,234Before him are Jacques de Morgan (1857), Élisabeth Depardieu (1941), Henri Desgrange (1865), Nicolas Jenson (1420), Édouard André (1840), and Henri Mouhot (1826). After him are Jacques Henri Lartigue (1894), Victorine Meurent (1844), François de la Chaise (1624), René Duguay-Trouin (1673), Laurent Fignon (1960), and Guy Ligier (1930).


Among film directors born in France, Michel Gondry ranks 57Before him are Claire Denis (1946), Jacques Audiard (1952), Bertrand Blier (1939), Maurice Pialat (1925), René Laloux (1929), and Christian-Jaque (1904). After him are Olivier Assayas (1955), André Téchiné (1943), Édouard Molinaro (1928), Albert Lamorisse (1922), Claude Zidi (1934), and Alain Corneau (1943).