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Jean Tournier

Jean Tournier


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Cinematography (feature film)

Cache Cash (1994) as Director Of Photography
An 11-year-old country boy, Antoine, spots bank robbers hiding their 40 million-franc haul. But since one of the robbers is his new best friend's father, Antoine decides to move the stash instead of blowing the whistle.
Neige et le feu, La (1991) as Director Of Photography
In 1944 Paris, three youths discover life, love and the war comprising their destiny.
Sheherazade (1990) as Director Of Photography
A nubile ex-slave flees, with the help of a genie, the clutches of her husband, the Caliph of Baghdad, who takes a new wife each day and executes her the morning after to insure fidelity.
Les Mannequins d'osier (1989) as Director Of Photography
Bonjour l'angoisse (1988) as Director Of Photography
A timid and anxiety-ridden security technician sets a trap for bank robbers.
Femmes de personne (1986) as Director Of Photography
Liberty (1986) as Director Of Photography (France)
A story about the arrival and construction of the Statue of Liberty in New York Harbor 100 years ago.
Target (1985) as Director Of Photography
A businessman and his son are thrust into international intrigue and adventure when their wife/mother is kidnapped while she's vacationing in Paris.
Camille (1984) as Director Of Photography
A sumptuous refilming of Dumas' tragic tale of a young Parisian courtesan and her passionate but doomed love affair with a rich young man who showers her daily with white camellias. This was the 25th (at least) movie version dating back to a Danish adaptation in 1907 and including several movies of
Battant, Le (1983) as Director Of Photography
Man, Woman and Child (1983) as Director Of Photography (France)
Pour la peau d'un flic (1981) as Cinematographer
Trois Hommes a Abattre (1980) as Cinematographer
Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu, The (1980) as Director Of Photography
On Dr. Fu Manchu''s 186th birthday, someone spills his age-reversing elixir, and the evil doctor sends his minions off to find the ingredients to make more. The first item they need is the Star of Leningrad diamond which they steal while it is on exhibition in Washington. The FBI needs help in solving the crime so they send for Nayland Smith, a retired Scotland Yard investigator and an expert on his nemisis Fu Manchu.
Moonraker (1979) as Director Of Photography
When a U.S. space shuttle is stolen in a midair abduction, only James Bond (Agent 007) can find the evil genius responsible. The clues point to billionaire Hugo Drax, who has devised a scheme to destroy all human life on earth. As Bond races against time to stop Drax''s evil plot, he joins forces with Dr. Holly Goodhead, a NASA scientist who is as beautiful as she is brilliant. And 007 needs all the help he can get, for Drax''s henchman is none other than Bond''s old nemesis Jaws, the indestructible steel-toothed giant. Their adventure leads them all the way to a colossal, orbiting space station, where the stage is set for an epic battle which will determine the fate of all mankind.
Les Miserables (1978) as Director Of Photography
A lavish remake of the classic about the escaped convict, a woodcutter who had been imprisoned for stealing a loaf of bread to feed his starving family, and the dogged police inspector who dedicates himself to hounding the man until he can again be put behind bars. An Emmy Award nomination went to d
Vos Gueules Les Mouettes (1974) as Cinematographer
Les Guichets du Louvre (1974) as Cinematographer
A young female student struggles to rescue Jews from 1942's Vel d'Hiv round-up.
Holes, The (1973) as Cinematographer
Trois Milliards sans Ascenseur (1972) as Cinematographer
Viager, Le (1972) as Cinematographer
Cavale, La (1971) as Cinematographer
Start the Revolution Without Me (1970) as Director of Photography
Two mismatched sets of identical twins mistakenly exchange identities on the eve of the French Revolution.
Shock Troops (1968) as Director of Photography
A group of Frenchmen freed by the Resistance are running from the Germans and suspect that one among them could be a traitor.
The Counterfeit Constable (1966) as Director of Photography
The Sleeping Car Murder (1966) as Director of Photography
Sei persone viaggiano in un vagone-letto da Marsiglia a Parigi. All'arrivo, un donna viene trovata morta nella sua cuccetta. La polizia si mette alla ricerca delle altre persone, sospettando possa essere stato uno degli altri cinque passeggeri a commettere l'omicidio, ma questi sono uccisi uno ad uno. Gli ultimi due (una coppia di ragazzi conosciutisi per caso nella carrozza) decidono di cercare di risolvere il caso, per non essere uccisi a loro volta, rischiando comunque di esserlo. Con il loro aiuto il caso viene risolto: un giovane e squattrinato studente, amante di una ricca ed attempata attrice (una delle vittime) ha organizzato gli omicidi con il suo amante, un giovane poliziotto nevrotico, per derubare la donna e fuggire insieme in Africa; per cui bisognava uccidere tutti i componenti del vagone-letto per non destare sospetti. Alla fine, dopo un inseguimento notturno per le vie di Parigi, lo studente viene arrestato ed il complice si suicida per non essere catturato.
Is Paris Burning? (1966) as 2nd unit cam
Resistance fighters and secret agents struggle to keep the Nazis from destroying Paris before their retreat.
The Train (1965) as Director of Photography
French resistance fighters try to stop the Nazis from taking a trainload of art treasures to Germany.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

The Day of the Jackal (1973)
British and French agents join forces to save President De Gaulle from a deadly assassin.

Cinematography (TV Mini-Series)

Napoleon and Josephine: A Love Story (1987) as Director Of Photography
A three-part miniseries about the Emperor, Napoleon Bonaparte, and his Empress, Josephine Beauharnais, and their relationship as lovers and married couple, up to the great leader's exile to the island of Elba.
Sins (1986) as Director Of Photography
A seven-hour, three-part miniseries recounting the experiences of Helene Junot, head of a fashion magazine publishing house. Junot must deal with enemies from her past, as they threaten the success of her empire.
Mistral's Daughter (1984) as Director Of Photography
Vividly filmed kitsch from the pen of Judith Krantz -- in the tradition of "Scruples" and "Princess Daisy" -- as adapted by Rosemary Anne Sisson (one of the creator of "Upstairs, Downstairs") and Terence Feely, with directing chores split between Douglas Hickox and Kevin Connor. In the eight-hour mi

Cinematography (TV Mini-Series)

Monte Carlo (1986) as Director Of Photography
A two-part miniseries set on the eve of World War II in Monte Carlo and focusing on the adventures and love-life of Katrina Petrovna, a Russian chanteuse and double-agent who is determined to avenge her husband's death at the hands of the Gestapo.

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