Jan Kounen

Actor / Film Producer / Film Director / Screenwriter | * 05/02/1964 (55) | Utrecht, Netherlands
Jan Kounen (born Jan Coenen on 2 May 1964) is a Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands-born French film director and producer. In France, he is mostly known for his films Dobermann (1997), Blueberry, l'experience secrete (2004) and 99 francs (2007). Outside France he is better known for his interest in Shipibo-Conibo culture and shamanism, with which he became familiar during his trips to Mexico and Peru, and for directing some music videos of which, the most notable are the four videos he did for the English pop group Erasure in the 1990s (including three for the project Abba-esque) : Lay all your love on me (1992), Voulez-vous (1992), S.O.S. (1992) and Always (1994). ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Documentaries | Drama

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Movies with Jan Kounen as Actor(9)

as Le goûteur2016 Vape Wave
as Marisol Tout-Reine2016 Vape Wave
as Prisonnier2013 9 Month Stretch
as Pydjhaman2007 99 francs
as himself2004 Other Worlds
as Billy2004 Blueberry
as Man at bank1997 Dobermann
as Le Paralytique1990 Gisèle Kérozène

Movies with Jan Kounen as Crew(23)

Directing/Director2020 Mon Cousin
Directing/Director2016 Vape Wave
Directing/Director2016 Mother Ocean
Directing/Director2009 Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky
Writing/Adaptation2009 Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky
Directing/Director2008 8
Directing/Director2007 99 francs
Writing/Screenplay2007 99 francs
Writing/Co-Writer2007 99 francs
Directing/Director2005 Darshan - The Embrance
Production/Producer2004 Other Worlds
Directing/Director2004 Other Worlds
Directing/Director2004 Blueberry
Writing/Screenstory2004 Blueberry
Directing/Director1997 Dobermann
Directing/Director1996 The Last Little Red Riding Hood
Directing/Director1994 Capitaine X
Directing/Director1994 Vibroboy
Writing/Writer1994 Vibroboy
Directing/Director1990 Gisèle Kérozène

TV Shows/Series with Jan Kounen as Crew(1)

Directing/Director2013 Flight of the Storks

Citizenship: France
Born: Saturday, 05/02 1964 (May) in Utrecht (current age: 55 years + 115 days)
Zodiac sign: Taurus (Chinese zodiac sign: Dragon)
Languages: French (FR, native language)
Jan Kounen frequently works together with these people:
Chattoune (5x, Crew)
Antoine Basler (5x, Actor)
François Roy (4x, Crew)
Anny Danché (4x, Crew)
Gaspar Noé (3x, Crew)
Albert Dupontel (3x, Actor)
Acey Bocey (3x, Cast)
Raphaël Sohier (3x, Crew)
Rutger Hauer (1x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:12817, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 08/21/2019