Jean-Pierre Jeunet

Jean-Pierre Jeunet / Jeunet dreams in film.
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Jean-Pierre is so thoughtful. He views the world through a prism of pure beauty. Just watch Amelie. It just makes you feel good. Jean-Pierre started in commercials. And then he cobbled together his first feature film, Delicatessen. (He’s a self-taught filmmaker.) Delicatessen was nominated for 10 French Cèsar Awards — the highest film honor in France — with Jeunet winning 2 of those awards. The City of Lost Children was nominated for the Palme d’Or at Cannes. Amèlie was nominated for 5 Oscars, 9 BAFTA Awards, and 13 Cèsar Awards and A Very Long Engagement was nominated for 2 Oscars and a BAFTA and a Golden Globe. He simply loves what he does.

  • Features

    The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet
    A Very Long Engagement
    Alien: Resurrection
    The City of Lost Children

  • Awards / Festivals

    Academy Award Nominee
    BAFTA Award Winner
    Cannes Film Festival Palme d’Or Nominee
    Cesar Awards Winner
    Golden Globe Nominee
    Independent Spirit Award Winner
    Toronto International Film Festival Winner