- Amat, Jorge
- (Jorge Melchor / 1949, Paris, France - )The son of Spanish Republican who took refuge in France in 1939, he is a bachelor of cinema and plastic arts. Some of his teachers were directors (Jean Douchet, Jacques Rivette, Jean Painlevé). In 1973, he was an assistant director to Fernando Arrabal's J'irai comme un Cheval fou / USA: I Will Go Like a Wild Horse / I Will Walk Like a Crazy Horse and played a small part in the film.Filmography1975 ◘ La Mort de l'Utopie1984 ◘ Clin d'œil (also screenwriter, dialogist)1997 ◘ Les Paradoxes de Bunuel (documentary; also co-screenwriter)2003 ◘ Voyage en Oxyplatine (documentary; also screenwriter)2005 ◘ Olivier Olivier: Paysages intérieurs◘ Dado Tagueur (documentary; also screenwriter)◘ A la Recherche de Kafka (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist)◘ Laissez-les grandir ici! (documentary; co-director only)Television Filmography1993 ◘ Chronicles of Hope (3 X 52' documentary; also co-screenwriter)2003 ◘ Ciao bella ciao (documentary; also co-screenwriter)◘ L'Espoir pour Mémoire (3 X 55' documentary)◘ Le Trésor de Yamashita (documentary; also screenwriter)◘ La Voix de Jean Moulin (documentary; also screenwriter)2004 ◘ 20 Ans en Août 1944 (documentary; also screenwriter)2006 ◘ La Traque de l'Affiche rouge (docu-fiction; also co-screenwriter)2008 ◘ Sonate por un Fugitif (also screenwriter, dialogist; France / Spain)
Encyclopedia of French film directors . Philippe Rège. 2011.