#1: From interview [Cinémathèque française, 2013]

#3: 1980

 

   


PIERRE-WILLIAM GLENN   AFC

 

Born: 31 October 1943, Paris, France.

Education: IDHEC, Paris, France [1964-?].

Career: Ph commercials dir by Jean-Jacques Annaud, Roger Vadim, Gérard Pirès, a.o.

One of the founding members of the AFC. Was president of the AFC [1997-99].

Teaches cinematography at la Fémis.

Played small parts in 'Femmes de personne/Nobody's Women' [1984, Christopher Frank; ph: Jean Tournier] & 'L'impossible Monsieur Papa' [tvm, 1995, Denys Granier-Deferre; ph: Bernard Malaisy].

Awards: Locarno IFF 'Ernest Artaria Award' [1980; shared] for 'Extérieur, nuit'; 'César' Award nom [1981] for 'La mort en direct'.


 

 FILMS

1967

Juliet dans Paris [Claude Miller] c; short/18m

1968

Nantes, Sud-Aviation [Michel Andrieu & Pierre-William Glenn] b&w; doc (the strike/occupation of aviation workers during the events of May 1968)/28m

1968

Wheel of Ashes [Peter E. Goldman] b&w

1968

Camarades/Comrades [Marin Karmitz] 16mm/c; cph: Dominique Chapuis

1969

Le cousin Jules [Dominique Benicheti] cs/c; doc/91m; ph (August 1969 - February 1973); cph: Paul Launay (1968); in 1973 festivals, but no general release; digitally restored version premiered in 2012

1969

La question ordinaire [Claude Miller] c; short/10m

 

[Right] with dir José Giovanni

 

1970

Un aller simple/One Way Ticket [José Giovanni] c; 2uc: Emilio Foriscot

1970

L'escadron Volapük/The Volapuk Squad [René Gilson] c

1970

Vitesse oblige [Jacques Doillon] c; doc/18m; cph: Gérard de Battista, Michel Houssiau & Jacques Loiseleux

1970

Guitare au poing/À cause du pop [Daniel Szuster] c; mus doc/100m; released in 1973

1970

Out 1: Spectre/Out One [Jacques Rivette] 16mm/c; 253m; released in 1974

1970

Un coup pour rien [Jean-Louis Comolli] b&w-c; short/21m; cph: Jean Gonnet & Henri Théron

1971

On n'arrête pas le printemps [René Gilson] c; cph: Anne Khripounoff

1971

Où est passé Tom?/Where Did Tom Go? [José Giovanni] c

1971

Camille ou La comédie catastrophique [Claude Miller] c; short/35m

1971

Les yeux fermés/The Eyes Closed [Joël Santoni] c; + small part

1971

La marelle [Pierre-William Glenn] ?; short/5m; + scrpl

1972

Une belle fille comme moi/Such a Gorgeous Kid Like Me [François Truffaut] c

1972

État de siège/State of Siege [Costa-Gavras] c; 2uc: Silvio Caiozzi

1972

La nuit américaine/Day for Night [François Truffaut] b&w-c

1973

Match [Jacques Rivette] 16mm/c; short/10m

1973

Naissance et mort de Prométhée [Jacques Rivette] 16mm/c; short/41m

1973

Essai sur l'agression [Jacques Rivette] 16mm/c; short/20m

1973

La femme de Jean/John's Wife [Yannick Bellon] c; cph: Georges Barsky

1973

L'horloger de St. Paul/The Watchmaker of Saint-Paul [Bertrand Tavernier] c

1973

France société anonyme/France Inc. [Alain Corneau] c

1973

Le cheval de fer [Pierre-William Glenn] b&w; doc/107m; cph: Walter Bal, Jean-Francis Gondre & Richard Andry; + scrpl/prod

1974

Et demain? [Pierre Carpentier] 16mm/b&w; doc/53m

1974

Regards à J.P.B. [Patrick Grandperret] ?; short/?m

1974

La jeune fille assassinée/Charlotte [Roger Vadim] c

1974

Que la fête commence.../Let Joy Reign Supreme [Bertrand Tavernier] c

1975

Le voyage de noces/Jalousie 1976/The Honeymoon Trip [Nadine Trintignant] c

1975

L'argent de poche/Small Change [François Truffaut] c

1975

Le juge et l'assassin/The Judge and the Assassin [Bertrand Tavernier] p/c

1976

L'amour violé/Rape of Love [Yannick Bellon] c; cph: Georges Barsky

1976

Gruppenbild mit Dame/Group Portrait with a Lady [Aleksandar Petrovic] c

1977

La voie de la main vide [Marie-Geneviève Ripeau] c; short/13m

1977

La menace/The Threat [Alain Corneau] c

1977

Le fond de l'air est rouge/A Grin Without a Cat [Chris Marker] b&w-c; doc/240m; cph: Pierre Lhomme, Willy Kurant, Étienne Becker, Jean Boffety, a.o.; Originally released in France on 23 November 1977 with a running time of 240m. It was released with the subtitle 'Scènes de la Troisième Guerre mondiale (1967-1977)'. It was re-edited by Marker in 1993 and scaled down to two parts of 90m each, the first titled 'Les mains fragiles/The Fragile Hands' and the second 'Les mains coupées/The Severed Hands'

1978

Avalanche [Corey Allen] c; 2uc: Peter Smokler

1978

A Little Romance [George Roy Hill] c

1978

Série noire [Alain Corneau] p/c

1978

Passe ton bac d'abord/Graduate First [Maurice Pialat] c

1979

La mort en direct/Deathwatch [Bertrand Tavernier] p/c

1979

Extérieur, nuit/Exterior Night [Jacques Bral] c; restored in 2009

1979

Une semaine de vacances/A Week's Holiday [Bertrand Tavernier] p/c

1979

L'entourloupe/The Swindle [Gérard Pires] c

1979

Loulou [Maurice Pialat] c; cph (finished film): Jacques Loiseleux

1980

Allons z'enfants [Yves Boisset] c

1981

Le choix des armes/Choice of Arms [Alain Corneau] p/c

1981

Coup de torchon/Clean Slate [Bertrand Tavernier] c

1981

L'étoile du nord/The Northern Star [Pierre Granier-Deferre] c

1981

Le choc/Contract In Blood/Shock [Robin Davis] c

1982

Tir groupé [Jean-Claude Missiaen] c

1982

Le prix du danger/The Prize of Peril [Yves Boisset] c

1982

Roarr [Michel Marin] c; short/5m

1982

Mississippi Blues/Pays d'octobre [Bertrand Tavernier & Robert Parrish] c; doc/107m

1982

Nevrose [Jean-Marc Cerrone] ?

1983

La crime/Cover Up [Philippe Labro] c

1983

Ronde de nuit [Jean-Claude Missiaen] c 

1988

Street of No Return/Sans espoir de retour [Samuel Fuller] c

1988

A Dry White Season [Euzhan Palcy] c; cph: Kelvin Pike; addph: Dominique Chapuis & Ernest Day

1988

Les enfants du désordre/Children of Chaos [Yannick Bellon] c

1989

L'orchestre rouge/The Red Orchestra [Jacques Rouffio] c

1989

A Captive in the Land [John Berry] c; cph: Oleg Sologub

1991

L'affût/On Guard [Yannick Bellon] c

1994

Soeurs Lumière [Mathias Chassagneux] c; short/11m; cph: Philippe Vène

1995

Sensuelle solitude [Nils Tavernier] c; short/7m

1997

Hasards ou coïncidences/Chance or Coincidence/Après tout - et même plus [Claude Lelouch] p/c

1998

Fait d'hiver [Robert Enrico] c

2001

And Now... Ladies and Gentlemen [Claude Lelouch] s35/c; + small part

2002

11'09''01 - September 11/11 minutes 9 secondes 1 image [seg 'France' dir by Claude Lelouch] b&w-c; dram doc/135m; 11 seg; other ph: Declan Quinn, Samuel Bayer, Mohsen Nasr, a.o.

2002

La carpe dans la baignoire [Richard Dembo] scheduled to start shooting in October; prod cancelled

2003

San Antonio [Laurent Touil-Tartour (replaced by Frédéric Auburtin)] replaced by doph Willy Stassen

2003

Cette femme-là/Hanging Offense [Guillaume Nicloux] s35/c

2004

Un fil à la patte [Michel Deville] c

2010

The Sad and Lonely Death of Edgar Allan Poe [superv: Jean-Jacques Bouhon, Pierre-William Glenn & Rob Tregenza] c; short/5m; cph: J-J. Bouhon; + scrpl/ed; prod la Fémis & Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts

 

 TELEVISION

1966

? [Jean Dewever] series

1993

Amour fou [Roger Vadim] tvm

1994

L'enfant sage [Fabrice Cazeneuve] tvm/93m; ep series 'Regards d'enfance'

1995

La nouvelle tribu [Roger Vadim] 2-part tvm

1996

Mon père avait raison [Roger Vadim] tvm

2001

Un amour de femme [Sylvie Verheyde] tvm/89m; cph: Philippe Vene; ep series 'Combats de femme'

 

 FILMS AS CAMERA OPERATOR

1967

La nuit bulgare [Michel Mitrani] ph: Sacha Vierny

1967

Paulina s'en va/Paulina Is Leaving [André Téchiné] ph: Jean Gonnet

1975

Monsieur Klein/Mr. Klein [Joseph Losey] ph: Gerry Fisher

1976

Comme un boomerang.../Boomerang [José Giovanni] cred as ph, but was c.op; ph (cred as tech adv): Gerry Fisher

1977

Les routes du sud/Roads to the South [Joseph Losey] ph: Gerry Fisher

1981

Espion lève-toi [Yves Boisset] uncred Steadicam op; ph: Jean Boffety

 

 FILMS AS DIRECTOR

1968

Nantes, Sud-Aviation [co-dir: Michel Andrieu; + ph] see Films

1969

Pourquoi pas? ou Merci, Monsieur Freud [short/c/20m; + scrpl] ph: ?

1971

La marelle [short; + scrpl/ph] see Films

1973

Le cheval de fer [+ scrpl/prod/cph] see Films

1984

Les enragés/The Rabid Ones [feature] ph: Jean-Claude Vicquery

 

 

1986

Terminus [feature] ph: Jean-Claude Vicquery

1991

23h58/23 Heures 58 [feature; + scrpl/prod] ph: Jean-Claude Vicquery

1993

Le renard ailé [ep tv-series 'Le voyant'] ph: ?

2008

Portrait de groupe avec enfants et motocyclettes [doc/91m; + prod/scrpl] ph (Panasonic AG-HVX200): Samuel Lahu, Jean-Jacques Bouhon, Benjamin Rufi & Philippe Vène