Chris Marker was a French writer, photographer, documentary film director, multimedia artist and film essayist. His best known films are La Jetée, A Grin Without a Cat, Sans Soleil and AK, an essay film on the Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa. Enjoy Chris Marker’s best quotes below.
“I chose a pseudonym, Chris Marker, pronounceable in most languages, because I was very intent on traveling.”
“Rarely has reality needed so much to be imagined.”
“What I’m passionate about is History, and politics interest me only insofar as it is the cross-section of History in the present.”