Writer | Producer | Director
Has his look-alike puppet in the French show Les Guignols de l'info (1988) (but it is rarely used).
[on The Big Blue (1988)] I opened the Cannes Festival and I got killed. Killed by the entire press. It was like a bath of blood. In Cannes you have this magazine every day where the critics all give a film one star, two stars, three stars, four ...
Frequently has a shot of someone being slapped, focusing on the slapper's hand momentarily beforehand (Fifth Element, The Messenger, The Professional, La Femme Nikita)
Dive deep into everything about film festivals, family entertainment, IMDb Picks, and more.