- Janer, Jean-Claude
- (June 3, 1963, Grenoble, Isère, France - )After studying communications in Grenoble, he learned film directing at the Fémis. Having graduated in 1992, he had already shot several shorts and worked as an assistant director (1989 Antonin, short, Yves Caumon; 1991 Jacquot de Nantes, Agnès Varda). Then he moved to Los Angeles, where he was hired as a screenwriter by the Walt Disney Company. He returned to France in the mid-1990s and began directing TV documentaries and reports. Other credits (as actor): 1995 La Vie parisienne (short, Hélène Angel); (as co-screenwriter): 1999 Peau d'Homme, Cœur de Bête / UK and USA: Skin of Man, Heart of Beast (Hélène Angel); 2003 Rencontre avec le Dragon (Hélène Angel).Filmography1987 ◘ Hymne à l'Amour (short; also screenwriter)1991 ◘ Les Surprises du Ver à Soie (short; also screenwriter)1999 ◘ Superlove (also co-screenwriter)
Encyclopedia of French film directors . Philippe Rège. 2011.