Marker, Chris

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Marker, Chris Gender: M
Christian François Bouche-Villeneuve.
born on 29 July 1921 at 10:00 (= 10:00 AM )
Place Neuilly sur Seine, France, 48n53, 2e16
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 05°40' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 21°12 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 25°26'

Chris Marker (Guillaume en Égypte, his avatar)
photo: Glyphus Scintillon, license cc-by-3.0


French novelist, poet, essayist and journalist. As a film maker from the early '50s, he did many documentaries of varying styles which were primarily known as photographic socio-political lectures. Marker also served as a Resistance fighter during WW II. He is known as being elusive as he shuns interviews and creates different background stories.

Marker died on 29 July 2012, his 91st birthday.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

B.C. in hand from Steinbrecher, confirmed by Didier Geslain from the registry.

Didier Geslain archive, 'm' pdf file, p. 68.


  • Traits : Personality : Private (Elusive, no interviews)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 91)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ political (Resistance fighter during WW II)
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction