Michel Gondry

Michel Gondry (born May 8, 1963) is a French film, commercial, and music video director and a screenwriter. He is noted for his inventive visual style and manipulation of mise en scène.

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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)

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Joel Barish, heartbroken that his girlfriend underwent a procedure to erase him from her memory, decides to do the same. However, as he watches his memories of her fade away, he realises that he still loves her, and may be too late to correct his mistake.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Kate Winslet  •  Elijah Wood  •  Mark Ruffalo

Joel Barish, heartbroken that his girlfriend underwent a procedure to erase him from her memory, decides to do the same. However, as he watches his memories of her fade away, he realises that he still loves her, and may be too late to correct his mistake.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Kate Winslet  •  Elijah Wood  •  Mark Ruffalo

The Green Hornet (2011)

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Britt Reid, the heir to the largest newspaper fortune in Los Angeles, is a spoiled playboy who has been, thus far, happy to lead an aimless life. After his father dies, Britt meets Kato, a resourceful company employee. Realizing that they have the talent and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Seth Rogen  •  Jay Chou  •  Christoph Waltz  •  Cameron Diaz

Britt Reid, the heir to the largest newspaper fortune in Los Angeles, is a spoiled playboy who has been, thus far, happy to lead an aimless life. After his father dies, Britt meets Kato, a resourceful company employee. Realizing that they have the talent and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Seth Rogen  •  Jay Chou  •  Christoph Waltz  •  Cameron Diaz

Be Kind Rewind (2008)

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A man whose brain becomes magnetized unintentionally destroys every tape in his friend's video store. In order to satisfy the store's most loyal renter, an aging woman with signs of dementia, the two men set out to remake the lost films.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Jack Black  •  Yasiin Bey  •  Danny Glover  •  Mia Farrow

A man whose brain becomes magnetized unintentionally destroys every tape in his friend's video store. In order to satisfy the store's most loyal renter, an aging woman with signs of dementia, the two men set out to remake the lost films.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Jack Black  •  Yasiin Bey  •  Danny Glover  •  Mia Farrow

Dave Chappelle's Block Party (2005)

The American comedian/actor delivers a story about the alternative Hip Hop scene. A small town Ohio man’s moves to Brooklyn, New York, to throw an unprecedented block party.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Dave Chappelle  •  Erykah Badu  •  Common  •  Yasiin Bey

The American comedian/actor delivers a story about the alternative Hip Hop scene. A small town Ohio man’s moves to Brooklyn, New York, to throw an unprecedented block party.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Dave Chappelle  •  Erykah Badu  •  Common  •  Yasiin Bey

The Science of Sleep (2006)

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A man entranced by his dreams and imagination is lovestruck with a French woman and feels he can show her his world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Gael García Bernal  •  Charlotte Gainsbourg  •  Miou-Miou  •  Alain Chabat

A man entranced by his dreams and imagination is lovestruck with a French woman and feels he can show her his world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Gael García Bernal  •  Charlotte Gainsbourg  •  Miou-Miou  •  Alain Chabat

Human Nature (2001)

A philosophical burlesque, Human Nature follows the ups and downs of an obsessive scientist, a female naturalist, and the man they discover, born and raised in the wild. As scientist Nathan trains the wild man, Puff, in the ways of the world - starting with table ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Patricia Arquette  •  Tim Robbins  •  Miranda Otto  •  Hilary Duff

A philosophical burlesque, Human Nature follows the ups and downs of an obsessive scientist, a female naturalist, and the man they discover, born and raised in the wild. As scientist Nathan trains the wild man, Puff, in the ways of the world - starting with table ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Patricia Arquette  •  Tim Robbins  •  Miranda Otto  •  Hilary Duff

Pecan Pie (2003)

A man in his pajamas drives in a bed that moves like a car, while singing Elvis Presley's "Pecan Pie".  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Eric Judor  •  Ramzy Bedia

A man in his pajamas drives in a bed that moves like a car, while singing Elvis Presley's "Pecan Pie".  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Eric Judor  •  Ramzy Bedia

D.A.F.T. (1999)

A strange combination of techno and New Wave music, the French duo Daft Punk caused an international dance sensation with their catchy hit "Around The World." This fantastic French import showcases the fact that the duo's innovation carries over to the video realm ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Spike Jonze  •  Michel Gondry  •  Roman Coppola  •  Seb Janiak
CAST:  Tony Maxwell  •  Catherine Kellner  •  James C. Heavy  •  Zachary Adam Hofstadter

A strange combination of techno and New Wave music, the French duo Daft Punk caused an international dance sensation with their catchy hit "Around The World." This fantastic French import showcases the fact that the duo's innovation carries over to the video realm ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Spike Jonze  •  Michel Gondry  •  Roman Coppola  •  Seb Janiak
CAST:  Tony Maxwell  •  Catherine Kellner  •  James C. Heavy  •  Zachary Adam Hofstadter

Dreamers (2012)

Dreamers is a film directed by Noelle Deschamps in 2012. Creation was always imagined as a mysterious process. Following these filmmakers, brings to light their passion, their imagination and their magical process.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Noëlle Deschamps
CAST:  Guillermo Arriaga  •  Jacques Audiard  •  John Boorman  •  Michel Gondry

Dreamers is a film directed by Noelle Deschamps in 2012. Creation was always imagined as a mysterious process. Following these filmmakers, brings to light their passion, their imagination and their magical process.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Noëlle Deschamps
CAST:  Guillermo Arriaga  •  Jacques Audiard  •  John Boorman  •  Michel Gondry

The Extraordinary Voyage (2011)

An account of the extraordinary life of film pioneer Georges Méliès (1861-1938) and the amazing story of the copy in color of his masterpiece “A Trip to the Moon” (1902), unexpectedly found in Spain and restored thanks to the heroic efforts of a group of true ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Serge Bromberg  •  Eric Lange
CAST:  Michel Gondry  •  Jean-Pierre Jeunet  •  Costa-Gavras  •  Michel Hazanavicius

An account of the extraordinary life of film pioneer Georges Méliès (1861-1938) and the amazing story of the copy in color of his masterpiece “A Trip to the Moon” (1902), unexpectedly found in Spain and restored thanks to the heroic efforts of a group of true ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Serge Bromberg  •  Eric Lange
CAST:  Michel Gondry  •  Jean-Pierre Jeunet  •  Costa-Gavras  •  Michel Hazanavicius

Mood Indigo (2013)

A woman suffers from an unusual illness caused by a flower growing in her lungs.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Romain Duris  •  Audrey Tautou  •  Gad Elmaleh  •  Omar Sy

A woman suffers from an unusual illness caused by a flower growing in her lungs.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Romain Duris  •  Audrey Tautou  •  Gad Elmaleh  •  Omar Sy

Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? (2013)

A series of interviews featuring linguist, philosopher and activist Noam Chomsky done in hand-drawn animation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Michel Gondry  •  Noam Chomsky

A series of interviews featuring linguist, philosopher and activist Noam Chomsky done in hand-drawn animation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Michel Gondry  •  Noam Chomsky

The We and the I (2012)

The We and the I is the heartfelt and comical story of the final bus ride home for a group of young high school students and graduates.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Michael Brodie  •  Laidychen Carrasco  •  Raymond Delgado  •  Jonathan Ortiz

The We and the I is the heartfelt and comical story of the final bus ride home for a group of young high school students and graduates.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Michael Brodie  •  Laidychen Carrasco  •  Raymond Delgado  •  Jonathan Ortiz

Björk: Volumen (1999)

"Volumen" collects every video from Bjork's career {up until Hunter}, and showcases the work of famed video director's Spike Jonze, Sophie Muller and Michael Gondry  (more)

DIRECTION:  Spike Jonze  •  Michel Gondry  •  Sophie Muller  •  Danny Cannon  •  Chris Cunningham  •  lynn fox  •  Paul White  •  Alexander McQueen  •  Jean-Baptiste Mondino  •  Eiko Ishioka  •  Nick Knight  •  Vinoodh Matadin  •  Inez van Lamsweerde  •  Stéphane Sednaoui  •  John Kricfalusi
CAST:  Björk

"Volumen" collects every video from Bjork's career {up until Hunter}, and showcases the work of famed video director's Spike Jonze, Sophie Muller and Michael Gondry  (more)

DIRECTION:  Spike Jonze  •  Michel Gondry  •  Sophie Muller  •  Danny Cannon  •  Chris Cunningham  •  lynn fox  •  Paul White  •  Alexander McQueen  •  Jean-Baptiste Mondino  •  Eiko Ishioka  •  Nick Knight  •  Vinoodh Matadin  •  Inez van Lamsweerde  •  Stéphane Sednaoui  •  John Kricfalusi
CAST:  Björk

The Work of Director Michel Gondry (2003)

A look at the work of director Michel Gondry, through his music videos, short films, and commercials.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Michel Gondry  •  Björk  •  Jim Carrey  •  Beck

A look at the work of director Michel Gondry, through his music videos, short films, and commercials.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Michel Gondry  •  Björk  •  Jim Carrey  •  Beck

Massive Attack: Eleven Promos (2001)

Massive Attack are one of the innovative frontrunners within the world of Electronica. Credited with creating the sound of trip-hop, Massive Attack continue to develop new sound worlds with each successive release. Massive Attack has just as dstinctive a vision ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry  •  Jonathan Glazer  •  Baillie Walsh  •  Stéphane Sednaoui  •  WIZ Andrew John Whiston  •  Walter A. Stern
CAST:  Robert Del Naja  •  Olegar Fedoro  •  Grant Marshall  •  Tricky

Massive Attack are one of the innovative frontrunners within the world of Electronica. Credited with creating the sound of trip-hop, Massive Attack continue to develop new sound worlds with each successive release. Massive Attack has just as dstinctive a vision ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry  •  Jonathan Glazer  •  Baillie Walsh  •  Stéphane Sednaoui  •  WIZ Andrew John Whiston  •  Walter A. Stern
CAST:  Robert Del Naja  •  Olegar Fedoro  •  Grant Marshall  •  Tricky

The Thorn in the Heart (2009)

Michel Gondry chronicles the life of Gondry family matriarch, his aunt Suzette Gondry, and her relationship with her son, Jean-Yves.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Suzette Gondry  •  Jean-Yves Gondry  •  Michel Gondry

Michel Gondry chronicles the life of Gondry family matriarch, his aunt Suzette Gondry, and her relationship with her son, Jean-Yves.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Suzette Gondry  •  Jean-Yves Gondry  •  Michel Gondry

Con Artist (2010)

A docu-comedy feature film about a once-famous millionaire "business artist" forced to confront his own legendarily obnoxious behavior, while trying to find love through fame.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Sládek
CAST:  Wilfredo Arias  •  Mark Kostabi  •  Michel Gondry  •  Molly Barnes

A docu-comedy feature film about a once-famous millionaire "business artist" forced to confront his own legendarily obnoxious behavior, while trying to find love through fame.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Sládek
CAST:  Wilfredo Arias  •  Mark Kostabi  •  Michel Gondry  •  Molly Barnes

Tokyo! (2008)

Tokyo! is an anthology of three short films by Gondry (France), Carax (France) and Bong (Korea), each of whom offers an imaginative and trans-/super- natural glimpse into the Tokyo Megapolis.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry  •  Leos Carax  •  Bong Joon-ho
CAST:  Ayako Fujitani  •  Ryō Kase  •  Ayumi Ito  •  Satoshi Tsumabuki

Tokyo! is an anthology of three short films by Gondry (France), Carax (France) and Bong (Korea), each of whom offers an imaginative and trans-/super- natural glimpse into the Tokyo Megapolis.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry  •  Leos Carax  •  Bong Joon-ho
CAST:  Ayako Fujitani  •  Ryō Kase  •  Ayumi Ito  •  Satoshi Tsumabuki

Microbe and Gasoline (2015)

Two young friends embark on a road trip across France in a vehicle they built themselves.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Audrey Tautou  •  Sacha Bourdo  •  Fabio Zenoni  •  Laurent Poitrenaux

Two young friends embark on a road trip across France in a vehicle they built themselves.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Audrey Tautou  •  Sacha Bourdo  •  Fabio Zenoni  •  Laurent Poitrenaux
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