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Chris Marker (Christian François Bouche-Villeneuve) was born on 29 July, 1921 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France, is a Writer, Director, Editor. Discover Chris Marker's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of Chris Marker networth?

Popular As Christian François Bouche-Villeneuve
Occupation writer,director,editor
Age 91 years old
Zodiac Sign Leo
Born 29 July 1921
Birthday 29 July
Birthplace Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France
Date of death 29 July, 2012
Died Place Paris, France
Nationality France

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Chris Marker Height, Weight & Measurements

At 91 years old, Chris Marker height is 6' 2" (1.88 m) .

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Chris Marker Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2021-2022. So, how much is Chris Marker worth at the age of 91 years old? Chris Marker’s income source is mostly from being a successful Writer. He is from France. We have estimated Chris Marker's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2022 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Supported Barack Obama's 2008 bid for the US Presidency by making T-Shirts with his famous cat alter ego reading, "Cats go Barack," and donating the proceeds to Obama's campaign.


He was a director and writer, known for 12 Monkeys (1995), Sans Soleil (1983) and Description d'un combat (1960).


One of Marker's later works, from the late 1990s, was an interactive CD-ROM called "Immemory" that consists of more than 20 hours of stills, film clips, music, text and sound bites divided into several sections, including poetry, cinema, travel and photography.


Sent film stock to Chilean filmmaker Patricio Guzmán so that he could make The Battle of Chile: Part I (1975) documenting the military coup in Chile in 1973 after the U.S. pulled film supplies due to ideological differences. Marker told Guzman that what he was trying to do was insane, but he wanted to support him no less.


He produced "Far from Vietnam," a 1967 documentary made in collaboration with Godard and Resnais that opposed American involvement in Vietnam.


In January 1961, Marker traveled to Cuba and shot the film ¡Cuba Sí!. The film promotes and defends Fidel Castro and includes two interviews with the Comandante.


In 1952 Marker made his first film, Olympia 52, a 16mm feature documentary about the 1952 Helsinki Olympic Games.


Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume Two, 1945-1985". Pages 649-654. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1988.


Studied philosophy with Jean-Paul Sartre in the late 1930s.


Chris Marker was born on July 29, 1921 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France as Christian François Bouche-Villeneuve.