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Pitof was born on July 4, 1957 in Paris, France as Jean-Christophe Comar. He is known for his work on Alien: Resurrection (1997), Delicatessen (1991) and The City of Lost Children (1995). See full bio »

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Alien: Resurrection
Alien: Resurrection Visual Effects
Delicatessen Visual Effects
The City of Lost Children
The City of Lost Children Visual Effects


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 2016/II Connected (Short) (visual effects)
 2014 Te Amo! Shabbat Shalom (Short) (color timing)
 2012 Closer Apart (Video short) (color correction)
 2012 The Application Cafe (Short) (color correction)
 1999 The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc (digital visual effects director)
 1999 Asterix and Obelix vs. Caesar (digital visual effects director)
 1997 Alien: Resurrection (visual effects supervisor)
 1997 Didier (visual effects supervisor)
 1996 Fallait pas!... (visual effects supervisor)
 1996 Fantôme avec chauffeur (visual effects supervisor)
 1995 À l'arraché (Short) (visual effects supervisor)
 1995 The City of Lost Children (digital visual effects director)
 1994 Casque bleu (visual effects supervisor)
 1994 Dead Tired (visual effects supervisor)
 1994 KO Kid (Short) (digital visual effects supervisor)
 1993 La soif de l'or (visual effects supervisor)
 1993 Les visiteurs (visual effects supervisor)
 1991 Delicatessen (digital visual effects: Duran)
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Directed the commercial for Eurostar, "Eurostar Point S" (1995). See more »

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Alternate Names:

Jean Christophe | J.C. Comar | Jean C. Comar | Jean-Christophe Comar | Johan Pitofsky

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He was considered to direct "Constantine" (2005). See more »


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