- Poirier, Manuel
- (November 17, 1954, Lima, Peru-)He dropped out of high school to work as a packer and cabinetmaker. A film director since 1984, he played in a few films (1990 L'Homme imaginé, Patricia Bardon; 2003 Un Petit Service, short, Antoine Pereniguez).Filmography◘ La première Journée de Nicolas (short)◘ La Lettre à Dédé (short; also screenwriter)◘ Appartement 62 (short; also screenwriter)1992 ◘ La Petite Amie d'Antonio (also screenwriter, adapter, dialogist)1995 ◘ . . . A la Campagne (also screenwriter, dialogist)1997 ◘ Marion (also co-screenwriter)◘ Western (also co-screenwriter)◘ De la Lumière quand même (documentary)◘ Te quiero (also screenwriter; shot in 19992000)◘ Les Femmes . . . ou les Enfants d'abord . . . / La corba de la felicitat / La curva de la felicidad (also screenwriter; France / Spain)2004 ◘ Les Chemins de Traverse / Caminos cruzados / Camin creuats (also screenwriter, dialogist; France / Italy / Spain)2007 ◘ La Maison (also screenwriter, dialogist)Television Filmography1990 ◘ Sales Histoires (TV series)1995 ◘ Attention, fragile (also co-screenwriter)2006 ◘ Le Sang des Fraises
Encyclopedia of French film directors . Philippe Rège. 2011.