Terry Gilliam op IFFR
Terry GILLIAM (1940, Minneapolis, USA) studied politics and worked as an illustrator. In 1967, he moved to London, where he was co-founder of Monty Python. With the five other members, he made animations and sketches for Monty Python's Flying Circus and several feature films. In 1976, he made his solo directing début with Jabberwocky. His body of work is a treasury of highly imaginative films. In 2000, he started production on his lifelong dream, The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, but serious problems caused the production to stop prematurely.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1974), Jabberwocky (1976), Monty Python's Life of Brian (1978), Time Bandits (1981), The Meaning of Life (1983), Brazil (1985), The Adventures of Baron Munchhausen (1988), The Fisher King (1991), Twelve Monkeys (1995), Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998), Lost in La Mancha (2002), The Brothers Grimm (2005), Tideland (2005)