Guy Gilles Age, Birthday, Biography, Wiki, Movies & More

Guy Gilles born Guy Chiche (25 August 1938 – 3 February 1996) was a French film director.

His first feature film, L’Amour à la mer (1962), starred Juliette Greco, Romy Schneider and Jean-Pierre Léaud. Patrick Jouan featured in many of his films. He also worked for television with productions such as Dim, Dam, Dom and Pour le plaisir.

His latest films include Le Crime d’amour (1982), with Richard Berry and Jacques Penot, and Nuit docile (1987). He caught AIDS in the late 1980s, and in experiencing difficulties with production, he struggled to complete Néfertiti, la fille du soleil in 1994 which was released in 1996 on the year of death.

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Guy Gilles

Guy Gilles Biography / Wiki

Name Guy Gilles
Also Know Guy Chiche
Gender Male
Known For Directing
Place of Birth Algiers, Algeria
Date of Birth 1938-08-25
Age(as in 2022) 57
Deathday 1996-02-03

Guy Gilles Acting Movies

Movie Name Character Release Date Overview
La Loterie de la vie Narrator (voice) 1977-07-30 The real museum of Mexico City is the city, the street. To grasp the intangible, Guy Gilles decides to tell the story of Mexico by questioning the val…
Love at Sea Guy 1966-05-01 During her holiday in Brest, a young Parisian falls in love with a sailor. But autumn comes and the two lovers have to part. They write to each other….
The Army Game 1960-11-25 Jean Lerat begins his military service at an army camp. Despite his aunt’s attempts to pull a few strings to his advantage, the unfortunate Lerat ma…
The Theatre of the Matters Le client de l’agence 1977-12-07 The fortunes of a small theatrical company based in the Paris suburbs….
What a Flash! 1972-10-03 The producers of this French film took approximately 100 people, put them on a soundstage and had them improvise this film based on the premise that t…

Guy Gilles Directing Movies

Movie Name Job Release Date Overview
Earth Light Director 1970-11-18 The Tunisian born hero of the film decides to break with his disorganized yet habit-ridden life in Paris, and sets off to discover his homeland, which…
The Garden That Tilts Director 1975-05-14 Karl, a young killer is to kill Kate, an adventurous lady living in a mansion by a lake. He approaches her but fails to kill her. Instead, he falls in…
La Loterie de la vie Director 1977-07-30 The real museum of Mexico City is the city, the street. To grasp the intangible, Guy Gilles decides to tell the story of Mexico by questioning the val…
Nuit docile Director 1987-11-25 In this dramatic art film, Jean is a successful painter who leaves his mistress, though he stops intermittently to phone her with explanations. Someti…
Le Crime d’amour Director 1982-11-24 To emerge from anonymity, a young man assumes responsibility for a crime he did not commit….
Repeated Absences Director 1972-11-01 François Naulet turns his bedroom into an island of drugs, loneliness and despair….
Chanson de gestes Director 1966-01-01 Choreography of familiar gestures that the author was able to spice up with a peculiar and original perspective….
Love at Sea Director 1966-05-01 During her holiday in Brest, a young Parisian falls in love with a sailor. But autumn comes and the two lovers have to part. They write to each other….
Wall Engravings Director 1968-02-07 Jeanne looks back on her love for Jean. The melancholic young man wouldn’t accept the world as it was, always wishing to depart. She doesn’t know that…
Nefertiti: Daughter of the Sun Director 1994-01-01 Tadushepa grows from a young princess from the Mitanni kingdom to the legendary Queen Nefertiti of Egypt. The film starts with the discovery of her bu…
Dis papa, raconte-moi là-bas Director 1993-09-10 A father tells his story to his eight-year-old son. Pictures of his past in Algeria come back in flashback : Bab El Oued, la Madrague, Sidi Ferruch, C…
Ciné bijou Director 1965-11-10
Diary of a Fight Director 1964-04-04 The creation of a painting by Francis Savel (aka Dietrich de Velsa, director of Équation à un inconnu) in his studio in Montmartre: the white canvas…
Poèmes électriques Director 1979-09-09 A film by Guy Gilles…
Le Partant Director 1969-04-04 In the Saint-Lazare metro and station, a young man dreams of getting away from the dullness and everyday life. Colored snapshots of postcards, metro s…
The Bevel of Kisses Director 1959-04-04 Algiers, summer, a Sunday. A young loving couple goes to Tipaza: strolls on the beach, detour to the dancing, scooter rides. Imperceptibly, the initia…
Un dimanche à Aurillac Director 1967-04-04 A day in Aurillac on a rainy Sunday….
Jeanne raconte Jeanne Director 1970-01-01 It was while going to film Jeanne Moreau in the summer of 1970 in her house at Garde Freinet that Guy Gilles fell in love with her. She will appear in…
Proust, l’art et la douleur Director 1971-06-17
Un garçon de France Director 1985-06-06 The action takes place in Paris in 1959, with a flashback. A teenager in search of a mother he has never known enters manhood and discovers love….
Pop Age Director 1966-01-01 Report on the young people of the yéyé period and pop music. Jerk at the Palladium, Beatles, press clippings, questions about the impact of fashion …
Vie retrouvée Director 1969-01-01 A young man finds some fifty letters and a notebook forgotten in an old abandoned farm in Vans in Ardèche . Back in Paris, he discovers that it is a …
Où sont-elles donc ? Director 1983-01-01
L’Envers des choses Director 1983-05-18 A verlan discussion in a cafe between two young people about a motorbike and girls….
Jean Genet: Saint, martyr et poète Director 1975-07-07 Poetic wandering in the work of Jean Genet….
Alexeï Guerman, cinéaste bien interdit Director 1990-10-01
The Seven Deadly Sins Assistant Director 1962-03-07 Seven directors each dramatize one of the seven deadly sins in a short film. In “Anger,” a domestic argument over a fly in the Sunday soup escalates i…
Melancholia Director 1961-01-01 The title sums up the mood of this elegant short film in which a woman recalls her life, locked up for 30 years in the courtyard of a building where a…
Festivals 66 Cinéma 67 Director 1967-05-30
La vie filmée Director 1975-01-01 An issue of the television series La vie filmée, based on films by amateur filmmakers, and retracing here the life of the French between 1946 and 195…

Writing

Movie Name Job Release Date Overview
The Garden That Tilts Writer 1975-05-14 Karl, a young killer is to kill Kate, an adventurous lady living in a mansion by a lake. He approaches her but fails to kill her. Instead, he falls in…
Nuit docile Screenplay 1987-11-25 In this dramatic art film, Jean is a successful painter who leaves his mistress, though he stops intermittently to phone her with explanations. Someti…
Le Crime d’amour Screenplay 1982-11-24 To emerge from anonymity, a young man assumes responsibility for a crime he did not commit….
Repeated Absences Writer 1972-11-01 François Naulet turns his bedroom into an island of drugs, loneliness and despair….
Love at Sea Writer 1966-05-01 During her holiday in Brest, a young Parisian falls in love with a sailor. But autumn comes and the two lovers have to part. They write to each other….
Wall Engravings Screenplay 1968-02-07 Jeanne looks back on her love for Jean. The melancholic young man wouldn’t accept the world as it was, always wishing to depart. She doesn’t know that…
Earth Light Writer 1970-11-18 The Tunisian born hero of the film decides to break with his disorganized yet habit-ridden life in Paris, and sets off to discover his homeland, which…
The Bevel of Kisses Screenplay 1959-04-04 Algiers, summer, a Sunday. A young loving couple goes to Tipaza: strolls on the beach, detour to the dancing, scooter rides. Imperceptibly, the initia…
Un garçon de France Screenplay 1985-06-06 The action takes place in Paris in 1959, with a flashback. A teenager in search of a mother he has never known enters manhood and discovers love….
Où sont-elles donc ? Writer 1983-01-01
Melancholia Writer 1961-01-01 The title sums up the mood of this elegant short film in which a woman recalls her life, locked up for 30 years in the courtyard of a building where a…

Other Info

Movie Name Job Release Date Overview
Acéphale Director of Photography 1968-10-07 An experimental arrangement of austerely executed but intensely hallucinatory episodes that build into a nightmarish fever of isolation and hopelessne…
Diary of a Fight Camera Operator 1964-04-04 The creation of a painting by Francis Savel (aka Dietrich de Velsa, director of Équation à un inconnu) in his studio in Montmartre: the white canvas…
Earth Light Director of Photography 1970-11-18 The Tunisian born hero of the film decides to break with his disorganized yet habit-ridden life in Paris, and sets off to discover his homeland, which…
La Loterie de la vie Director of Photography 1977-07-30 The real museum of Mexico City is the city, the street. To grasp the intangible, Guy Gilles decides to tell the story of Mexico by questioning the val…
The Bevel of Kisses Editor 1959-04-04 Algiers, summer, a Sunday. A young loving couple goes to Tipaza: strolls on the beach, detour to the dancing, scooter rides. Imperceptibly, the initia…

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