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The Work of Director Michel Gondry (2003)

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A look at the work of director Michel Gondry, through his music videos, short films, and commercials.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Beck ... Himself (segment "Deadweight" and "I've Been Twelve Forever")
Björk ... Herself (numerous segments)
The Chemical Brothers ... Themselves (segment "I've Been Twelve Forever")
Tom Rowlands Tom Rowlands ... Himself (segment "I've Been Twelve Forever") (as The Chemical Brothers)
Ed Simons Ed Simons ... Himself (segment "I've Been Twelve Forever") (as The Chemical Brothers)
Miho Hatori ... Herself (segments "Sugar Water" and "I've Been Twelve Forever") (as Cibo Matto)
Yuka Honda Yuka Honda ... Herself (segments "Sugar Water" and "I've Been Twelve Forever") (as Cibo Matto)
Daft Punk ... Themselves (segment "I've Been Twelve Forever")
Dave Grohl ... Himself (segment "I've Been Twelve Forever")
Jack White ... Himself (segments "Dead Leaves & the Dirty Ground" - "The Hardest Button to Button" and "I've Been Twelve Forever") (as The White Stripes)
Meg White ... Herself (segments "Dead Leaves & the Dirty Ground" - "The Hardest Button to Button" and "I've Been Twelve Forever") (as The White Stripes)
Sylvain Arnoux Sylvain Arnoux ... Himself (segment "I've Been Twelve Forever")
Karen Baird Karen Baird ... Herself (segment "I've Been Twelve Forever")
Heidi Bivens Heidi Bivens ... Herself (segment "I've Been Twelve Forever")
Étienne Charry Étienne Charry ... Himself (segment "I've Been Twelve Forever")
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A look at the work of director Michel Gondry, through his music videos, short films, and commercials.

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Music

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Official Sites:

Director's Label

Country:

USA

Language:

English | French

Release Date:

23 October 2003 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Режиссер Мишель Гондри в работе See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The White Stripes famous "Fell In Love With A Girl" lego video took over two months to complete. Every shot was done by hand, and changing a single block required much of the "sets" to be rebuilt. See more »

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Edited from Kylie Minogue: Come Into My World (2002) See more »

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"The Work Of Director" series should be renamed "The Work Of Genius"!
23 June 2005 | by Alexey AleevSee all my reviews

Michel Gondry is a very respective figure in video, movie and commercial business. He's a forty year old french man who still has childish eyes and he sees the world in a very unusual way. Have you ever dreamed about being strong, like Dave Grohl in Foo Fighters video or little, like Bjork in "Human Behavior"? To feel the warmth of a little space, just as the heroes of Massive Attack clip, or to see everything in a rhythm symbiosis, like in Chemical Brother's "Star Guitar" video? The right answer is "YES", but you could have seen it a long time ago, when you were about 12. Well, Gondry has been 12 forever, and a big 2-part documentary placed on this great DVD realize gives a rather detail explanation of everything that influenced on Gonrdy's unusual directing style. Besides this interesting documentary, this impressive double-sided DVD contains a lot of music videos, commercials and even a couple of short films! Not to mention amazing 52-page booklet. Ordinary human brain just can't stand too much of weird Michel Gondry's world, but if you try, you'll see, that world is a great place to be. And a main human problem is that we simply grow up, forgetting our childish dreams and become hungry for materialistic things. This stunning DVD will help you remember yourself, find yourself and enjoy one of the best videos ever made. It helped me already. No DVD collection would be full without "The Work Of Director^ Michel Gondry". Serious.


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