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Julien Temple


Julien Temple was born on November 26, 1953 in London, England. He is a director and writer, known for Earth Girls Are Easy (1988), The Filth and the Fury (2000) and Bullet (1996). See full bio »
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Known For

Earth Girls Are Easy
(1988)
The Filth and the Fury
(2000)
Bullet
Bullet Director
(1996)
Aria
Aria Director
(1987)

Filmography

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 2017 Ibiza: The Silent Movie (Documentary) (filming)
 2016 Havana (Documentary) (post-production)
 2016 Keith Richards: The Origin of the Species (TV Movie documentary)
 2015 The Ecstasy of Wilko Johnson (Documentary)
 2014 Rio 50 Degrees (Documentary)
 2010-2014 Imagine (TV Series documentary) (2 episodes)
 2012 London - The Modern Babylon (Documentary)
 2012 Glastopia (Documentary)
 2010 Paul Weller: Find the Torch (TV Special)
 2010 Requiem for Detroit? (TV Movie documentary)
 2009 Oil City Confidential (Documentary)
 2009 The Liberty of Norton Folgate (Documentary)
 2007 The McCartney Years (Video documentary) (music video director)
 2006 Glastonbury (Documentary)
 2005 Culture Club: Greatest Hits (Video documentary) (video "Do You Really Want to Hurt Me?")
 2004 Scissor Sisters: Return to Oz (Video documentary short)
 2004 Luther Vandross: From Luther with Love - The Videos (Video documentary) (video "Power of Love/Love Power")
 2002 Best of Bowie (Video documentary) (videos "Blue Jean", "Absolute Beginners", "Day-In Day-Out")
 2002 Pure 80's: The DVD (Video) (video "Come on Eileen")
 2000 The Best of Blur (Video) (video "For Tomorrow")
 2000 Pandaemonium
 2000 Whitney Houston: The Greatest Hits (Video documentary) (video "I'm Your Baby Tonight")
 2000 The Filth and the Fury (Documentary)
 1998 Vigo
 1996 Janet Jackson: Design of a Decade 1986/1996 (Video documentary) (videos "When I Think of You", "Alright")
 1996 Van Halen: Video Hits Vol. 1 (Video) (video "Jump")
 1996 Bullet
 1995 Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Playback (Video documentary) (videos "Free Fallin'", "Yer So Bad", "Learning to Fly", "Into the Great Wide Open")
 1991 At the Max (Documentary)
 1990 Janet Jackson: The Rhythm Nation Compilation (Video) (video "Alright")
 1990 Absolutely ABC (Video) (video "Poison Arrow")
 1990 Wilson Phillips: Hold On (Video short)
 1988 Neil Young: This Note's for You (Video short)
 1987 Aria (segment "Rigoletto")
 1986 Come Dancing with the Kinks (Video short)
 1984 Jazzin' for Blue Jean (Video short)
 1983 ABC Mantrap
 1983 It's All True (TV Series documentary)
 1982 The Secret Policeman's Other Ball (Documentary)
 1981 The Comic Strip (TV Short)
 1980 Judas Priest: Breaking the Law (Video short)
 1980 Biceps of Steel (Short)
 1979 Punk Can Take It (Short)
 1977 Sex Pistols Number 1 (Short)
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Other Works:

Music video: Directed video for Billy Idol, "Adam in Chains". See more »

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Alternate Names:

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Personal Quote:

I'm a huge fan of Hollywood musicals, but when I made a musical of my own, Absolute Beginners (1986) in 1986, it pretty much got me exiled from the film industry. However, it turned out the Jackson family were fans, particularly Michael (Michael Jackson) and Janet (Janet Jackson), who used to copy the dance sequences as it played on their cinema screen. Michael's Thriller (1983) cost $500,000 - ... See more »

Trivia:

Father of Juno Temple.

Trademark:

Long, unbroken, Steadicam-shot sequences.

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