Gatlif, Tony


Gatlif, Tony
(Michel Dahmani / September 10, 1948, Algiers, Algeria-)
   Of Gypsy origin, he settled in France in his twenties. After studying at the Beaux-Arts and attending act­ing courses, he played in films (1973 Cat's Soup, short, Richard Martin-Jordan; 1975 La Rage au Poing / USA: Raging Fists, also screenwriter, Eric Le Hung, shot in 1973; L'Agression / Appuntamento con l'assassino / UK and USA: Act of Aggression, Gérard Pirès, France / Italy; 1978 Aldo, short, Anne Mirman; 1986 Havre, Juliet Berto; 2002 Lulu, Jean-Henri Roger; 2003 Un Petit Service, short, Antoine Preniguez; Laisse tes Mains sur mes Hanches, Chantal Lauby) and TV (1972 Les Boussardel, 4 X 100', René Lucot; 1976 Celui qui ne te ressemble pas, Georges Régnier). He started directing shorts at age twenty-five. Other credit (as associate producer): 2002 Comme un Avion (Marie-France Pisier).
 Filmography
1973 ◘ Max l'Indien (16-mm short)
        ◘ Massane (16-mm short)
1975 ◘ La Tête en Ruines (unreleased)
1979 ◘ La Terre au Ventre (also screenwriter, actor)
        ◘ Corre, Gitano (unreleased; Spain)
        ◘ Chante Gitan / Canta Gitano (short)
        ◘ Les Princes (also screenwriter, dialogist, actor, composer)
1986 ◘ Rue du Départ (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist)
1989 ◘ Pleure pas, My Love (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist; shot in 1987)
1990 ◘ Gaspard et Robinson (also screenwriter, dialogist)
1993 ◘ Latcho drom / UK and USA: Safe Journey (documentary; also screenwriter)
        ◘ Lucumi, l'Enfant rumbeiro de Cuba (documentary; short)
        ◘ Mondo (also screenwriter, adapter; shot in 1994)
        ◘ Gadjo Dilo L'Etranger fou / Strainul nebun / UK and USA: The Crazy Stranger (also screenwriter, dialogist, composer, lyricist; France / Romania)
        ◘ Je suis né d'une Cigogne / Australia: Children of the Stork (also screenwriter, dialogist, composer)
        ◘ Vengo / US festival: I Come (also story, co-screenwriter, co-adapter, co-dialogist, producer, composer, lyricist; France / Spain / Germany / Japan)
2002 ◘ Swing (also screenwriter, dialogist; France / Japan)
2004 ◘ Visions of Europe / Europaïsche Visionen / Eu-rooppalaisia visiota / Wizje Europy / Vizije Evrope / Europeiska visioner (segment "Paris By Night"; also screenwriter; Austria / Belgium / Cyprus / Czech Republic / Denmark / Estonia / Finland / France / Germany / Hungary / Ireland / Italy / UK / Latvia / Lithuania / Malta / Netherlands / Poland / Portugal / Slovakia / Slovenia / Sweden)
        ◘ Exils (also screenwriter, dialogist, composer, co-producer; France / Japan)
2006 ◘ Transylvania (also screenwriter, dialogist, composer)

Encyclopedia of French film directors . . 2011.

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  • Gatlif, Tony — (1948 )    Actor, composer, director, producer, and screenwriter. Tony Gatlif was born Michel Dahamani in Algeria. He is of gypsy origin. He moved to France in 1960, where he studied drama and, like many directors of the period, attended ciné… …   Guide to cinema

  • Gatlif, Tony — (1948 )    Actor, composer, director, producer, and screenwriter. Tony Gatlif was born Michel Dahamani in Algeria. He is of gypsy origin. He moved to France in 1960, where he studied drama and, like many directors of the period, attended ciné… …   Historical Dictionary of French Cinema

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  • Gatlif, Michel Dahamani (Tony) — (1948 )    Algeria. Film producer. He has been resident since 1962 in France where he has made several documentary films about Gypsies: Corre gitano, Les princes, and Latcho drom (1993). In addition, his productions include three fictional films …   Historical dictionary of the Gypsies

  • Exils — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel: Exil Originaltitel: Exils Produktionsland: Frankreich, Japan Erscheinungsjahr: 2004 Länge: 104 Minuten Originalsprache: Französisch, Spanisch …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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