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J.C. Chandor


J.C. Chandor is a writer and director, known for Margin Call (2011), All Is Lost (2013) and A Most Violent Year (2014). He has been married to Mary Cameron Goodyear since 2004. They have two children. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 9 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 A Most Violent Year (screenplay) (post-production)
 2013 Making a Scene (Short) (lines written by)
 2013 All Is Lost
 2011 Margin Call (written by)
 2004 Despacito (Short) (written by)
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 2002 Drawing First Blood (Video documentary short) (sound)
 2002 We Get to Win This Time (Video short documentary) (sound - as JC Chandor)
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 2013 Breakup at a Wedding (thanks)
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 2014 The 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards (TV Special)
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 2014 Días de cine (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 13 February 2014 (2014) ... Himself
 2013 NYFF51 (Short)
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 2013 Charlie Rose (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 24 October 2013 (2013) ... Himself - Guest
 2012 The 2012 Film Independent Spirit Awards (TV Special)
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Alternate Names:

JC Chandor

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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[explaining his role in a real estate deal prior to the market crash in 2008, when the godfather of one of his partners told them to sell out and move on] It felt like a defeat at the time, but a year later, as the wheels started to come off [the real estate market], it felt like a real gift. And I began to think, what was he seeing that caused him to intervene so strongly in his godson's life? ... See more »

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Signed a two-picture writing deal with Warner Brothers, and hopes to begin shooting his second feature in 2012. See more »

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