Jacquet, Luc


Jacquet, Luc
(December 5, l967, Bourg-en-Bresse, Ain, France - )
   He studied ethology and graduated with a master's degree in animal biology from the University of Lyon in l99l. Two years later, he earned a diploma in man­agement of the natural mountain environment. At age twenty-four, he went to Antarctica with a scientific expedition and Swiss director Hans-Ulrich Schlumpf, with whom he collaborated as a cameraman on the documentary Der Kongress der Pinguins / Le Congrès des Pingouins (France / Switzerland). While making his directing debut, he was a still cinematographer and assistant director to J. P. Macchioni for the following documentary shorts: l995 Le Triton et la Salamandre; Renard, Blaireau et Compagnie; l996 Les Chamois; Les Hirondelles; Les Lézards; Monsieur Cincle. In 2006, he received the Best Documentary Film Academy Award for La Marche de l'Empereur. Other credit (as cinematographer only): 2005 Ultima Thulé (documentary, Hans-Ulrich Schlumpf; Switzerland / France).
 Filmography
        ◘ Des Manchots et des Hommes / US TV: Of Pen­guins and Men (medium-length; documentary; also co-screenwriter)
        ◘ La Marche de l'Empereur / USA: March of the Penguins (documentary; also co-screenwriter)
2007 ◘ Le Renard et l'Enfant / UK and USA: The Fox and the Child (also co-screenwriter)
 Television Filmography
1996 ◘ Camille à la Montagne (l2 X 6' documentary; also cinematographer)
        ◘ Le Printemps des Phoques de Weddell (documentary; short; also cinematographer)
1999 ◘ L'Astrolabe en Terre Adélie (documentary)
        ◘ La Part de l'Ogre (La Chasse du Léopard de Mer) (short)
        ◘ Une Plage et trop de Manchots (short; also cinematographer; shot in l997-2000)
        ◘ La Tique et l'Oiseau (documentary; also cinematographer)
2004 ◘ Sous le Signe du Serpent (documentary; also cinematographer; France / Canada / Italy)
        ◘ Antarctique Printemps Express (documentary)
        ◘ Des Manchots et des Hommes / US TV: Of Pen­guins and Men (documentary; co-director with Jérôme Maison)
   Videos
1993 ◘ Lettres australes (short; also cinematographer)
1995 ◘ Un Voyage en Autriche (documentary; also cinematographer)
   Vienne (documentary; also cinematographer)
        ◘ Salzbourg (documentary; also cinematographer)
1996 ◘ Entre les Rats et les Manchots (documentary; also cinematographer)

Encyclopedia of French film directors . . 2011.

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  • Luc Jacquet — ( Bourg en Bresse, (Ain, Francia), 5 de diciembre de 1967) es un director francés. Carrera Hizo varios documentales sobre la vida de los animales para la televisión, uno de los cuales fue Sous le signe du serpent (Bajo el signo de la serpiente)… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Luc Jacquet — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Jacquet. Luc Jacquet est un réalisateur français, né le 5 décembre 1967 à Bourg en Bresse, dans l Ain. Sommaire 1 Carrière 2 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Luc Jacquet — (* December 5, 1967 in Bourg en Bresse) is a French film director from Paris. He wrote and directed the movie March of the Penguins, which won an Oscar as best documentary feature in 2005. His current film is called The Fox And the Child. It has… …   Wikipedia

  • Jacquet — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Aimé Jacquet (* 1941), französischer Fußballspieler und trainer Alain Jacquet (1939–2008), französischer Maler Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre (1665–1729), französische Komponistin und Cembalistin Gustave… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jacquet — or Jaquet is a French name who in the Middle Age designed pilgrims on the Way of St. James ( Saint Jacques in French) People with the whole name Jacquet: * Jacquet of Mantua (1483–1559), French composerPeople with the surname Jacquet: * Aimé… …   Wikipedia

  • Luc Jacquet — (* 5. Dezember 1967 in Bourg en Bresse) ist ein französischer Regisseur. Er hat bei mehreren Tierdokumentarfilmen für das Fernsehen Regie geführt, wie Im Zeichen der Schlange (frz.: Sous le signe du serpent) 2004. Einem großen Publikum bekannt… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Luc — may refer to:In geography:* Le Luc * Luc, Hautes Pyrénées * Luc, Lozère * Luc en Diois * Luc la Primaube * Luc sur Mer * Saint Luc, SwitzerlandIn education:* Limburgs Universitair Centrum, university with campuses in Hasselt and Diepenbeek,… …   Wikipedia

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  • Le Renard et l'Enfant — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel: Der Fuchs und das Mädchen Originaltitel: Le Renard et l Enfant Produktionsland: Frankreich Erscheinungsjahr: 2007 Länge: 92 Minuten Originalsprache: Französisch …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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