- Pérez, Vincent
- (Vincente Pérez / June 10, 1964, Lausanne, Switzerland-)Swiss born to a Spanish father and a German mother, he dropped out of high school at age fifteen to become an apprentice photographer. Initiated into art by painter Pierre Gisling, he joined the Paris Conservatory at age eighteen. He completed his training with Patrice Chéreau at the Théâtre des Amandiers in Nanterre. From 1986 (Gardien de la nuit, Jean-Pierre Limosin) to 2008 (Inhale, Baltasar Kormâkur, USA), he played second lead and leading roles in more than forty movies, including several US productions (1996 The Crow, Tim Pope; 1997 Swept from the Sea / UK: Amy Foster, Beeban Kidron, USA / UK; 1998 The Treat, Jonathan Gems; 2000 I Dreamed of Africa, Hugh Hudson; 2002 Queen of the Damned, Michael Rymer, USA / Australia).Filmography1992 ◘ L'Echange (short; co-director with Régis Warg-nier; also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist)◘ Rien à dire (short)◘ Scénarios sur la Drogue (episode "Hier, tu m'as dit Demain")2002 ◘ Peau d'Ange (also co-screenwriter)2007 ◘ Si j'étais toi / UK and USA: The Secret
Encyclopedia of French film directors . Philippe Rège. 2011.