Bruno Dumont

Bruno Dumont

Still: Jeannette
Bruno DUMONT (1958, France) began making company films and commercials in 1986. In 1994, he wrote screenplays for the TV documentary series Arthur et les fusées and for his short fiction film Marie et Freddy, a preliminary study for La vie de Jésus (1997). Humanity (1999) received three awards in Cannes. Flandres (2006) won the Grand Prize of the Jury in Cannes. At the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival, Hadewijch won the International Film Critics’ award. Ma Loute (2015) was nominated for three César Awards and the Palme d'Or. Dumont received the Leopard of Honour at the 2018 Locarno International Film Festival. In 2019, he directed Jeanne d’Arc, the sequel to Jeannette (2017). France (2021) was selected for the Golden Palm Competition at the Cannes Film Festival.

Filmography

Paris (1993, short), Marie et Freddy/Marie and Freddy (1994, short), La vie de Jésus/The Life of Jesus (1997), L’humanité/Humanity (1999), Twentynine Palms (2003), Flandres (2006), Hadewijch (2009), Hors Satan/Outside Satan (2011), Camille Claudel 1915 (2013), P’tit Quinquin/L’il Quinquin (2014), Ma loute/Slack Bay (2016), Jeannette (2017), Coincoin et les z’inhumains/Coincoin and the Extra-Humans (2018, TV series), Jeanne d’Arc/Joan of Arc (2019), France (2021)

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Bruno Dumont at IFFR