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Ali Cherkaoui


Ali was born and grew up in Casablanca, Morocco... After completing his High School Studies (French Baccalaureat) at "Lycée Lyautey" in Casablanca, he moved to Paris, France. He first started studying Computer Sciences & Electronics at University Pierre & Marie Curie in Paris in 1990 then radically changed direction to start Film Direction Studies... See full bio »

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The Spy Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2019)
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2015)
Black Hawk Down Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2001)
Gladiator Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
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  The Breitner Commando (first assistant director: pre-production) (post-production)
 2020 Gunpowder Milkshake (first assistant director) (post-production)
 2019 The Spy (TV Mini-Series) (first assistant director - 6 episodes)
- Home (2019) ... (first assistant director)
- Fish Gotta Swim (2019) ... (first assistant director)
- The Odd Couples (2019) ... (first assistant director)
- Alone in Damascus (2019) ... (first assistant director)
- What's New, Buenos Aires? (2019) ... (first assistant director)
 2018/I Hier (first assistant director: preparation)
 2018 Madame Mills, une voisine si parfaite (first assistant director)
 2016 Mars (TV Series) (first assistant director - 6 episodes)
- Crossroads (2016) ... (first assistant director)
- Darkest Days (2016) ... (first assistant director)
- Power (2016) ... (first assistant director)
- Pressure Drop (2016) ... (first assistant director)
- Grounded (2016) ... (first assistant director)
 2016 Pattaya (first assistant director)
 2015 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (first assistant director: Paris unit)
 2015 Le Bureau des Légendes (TV Series) (first assistant director: morocco - 2015)
 2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (first assistant director: france)
 2014 The Narrow Frame of Midnight (first assistant director)
 2014 Perception (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Paris (2014) ... (first assistant director: Paris)
 2013 Homeland (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- The Star (2013) ... (first assistant director: morocco)
- Big Man in Tehran (2013) ... (first assistant director: morocco)
 2013 Rock the Casbah (first assistant director)
 2013 Tomorrow Comes Today (first assistant director)
 2012 The Far Cry Experience (TV Mini-Series) (first assistant director - 5 episodes)
- Chris' Fate (2012) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.4 (2012) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.3 (2012) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.2 (2012) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... (first assistant director)
 2012 The Woman Who Brushed Off Her Tears (first assistant director)
 2011 Hugo (first assistant director: Paris)
 2011 Monte Carlo (first assistant director: France & Monaco)
 2010 Cirkus Columbia (first assistant director)
 2009 Nine Miles Down (first assistant director)
 2009 Julie & Julia (first assistant director: Paris)
 2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (first assistant director: France)
 2009 Holy Money (first assistant director: pre-production)
 2008 The Happening (first assistant director: Paris)
 2007 National Treasure: Book of Secrets (first assistant director: france)
 2007 Entourage (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- The Cannes Kids (2007) ... (first assistant director: France)
 2007 I Am from Titov Veles (first assistant director)
 2007 Hellphone (first assistant director: pre-production)
 2006 The Devil Wears Prada (first assistant director: Paris - as Ali Cerkaoui)
 2006 Incontrôlable (first assistant director: pre-production)
 2005 Tenerife (TV Movie documentary) (first assistant director)
 2005 Munich (second assistant director: Paris)
 2005 Palais royal! (second assistant director: Belgium)
 2005 Marock (first assistant director)
 2005 Unleashed (second assistant director)
 2004 Alexander (key second assistant director: Morocco)
 2004 Sex and the City (TV Series) (second assistant director - 2 episodes)
- An American Girl in Paris: Part Deux (2004) ... (second assistant director: France)
- An American Girl in Paris: Part Une (2004) ... (second assistant director: France)
 2003 The Divorce (first assistant director: retakes)
  Napoléon (TV Mini-Series) (first assistant director - 4 episodes, 2002) (key second assistant director - 4 episodes, 2002)
- 1812-1821 (2002) ... (first assistant director: Morocco) / (key second assistant director: Czech Republic, Austria, Hungary)
- 1807-1812 (2002) ... (first assistant director: Morocco) / (key second assistant director: Czech Republic, Austria, Hungary)
- 1800-1807 (2002) ... (first assistant director: Morocco) / (key second assistant director: Czech Republic, Austria, Hungary)
- 1795-1800 (2002) ... (first assistant director: Morocco) / (key second assistant director: Czech Republic, Austria, Hungary)
 2002 The Four Feathers (second assistant director: Morocco)
 2001 Black Hawk Down (second assistant director: Morocco)
 2001 Spy Game (key second assistant director: Morocco)
 2001 The Rain Line (Short) (first assistant director)
 2000 Le mur (Short) (first assistant director)
 2000 Arabian Nights (TV Mini-Series) (second assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (second assistant director: Morocco)
- Episode #1.1 (2000) ... (second assistant director: Morocco)
 2000 Gladiator (second assistant director: Morocco)
 2000 Rules of Engagement (second assistant director: Morocco - uncredited)
 1999 Pour une fois qu'on était samedi (Short) (first assistant director)
 1999 The Mummy (second assistant director: Morocco - uncredited)
 1998 Project BW (Short) (first assistant director)
 1996 Lalla Hoby (third assistant director)
 1995 Solomon & Sheba (TV Movie) (third assistant director)
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Alternate Names:

Ali Cerkaoui

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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@litronics

Star Sign:

Pisces

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