He directs « MADDY ETCHEBAN » for FONTARAM PROD, starring Cristiana REALI, Arnaud BINARD and Laure PESTER
Publication of his fourth novel « APOCRYPHAL » , CALMANN-LÉVY/Editions de L’épée
He directs « MEURTRES EN LORRAINE » for MORGANE GROUP & French Channel 3
He directs « MEURTRES EN HAUTE-SAVOIE » for TERENCE FILMS & French Channel 3
Publication of his third novel on October 19th "DANS LES BRUMES DU MAL", CALMANN-LÉVY/Editions de L’épée
He directs for SON & LUMIÈRE and French Channel 3, one episode of the series « MONGEVILLE »
In development :
« THE NAMELESS », a TV series of 6 x 52’ based on his novel "HE WHOSE NAME IS NO MORE"
« DESTINATION MARS », a TV series of 8 x 52’ he creates for New Media Group / Starmedia and Cynergy.
He directs for TELECIP and French Channel 3, two episodes of the series « BLOOD OF THE VINE »
"MEDOC SUR ORDONNANCE"
"POUR QUI SONNE L’ANGELUS"
Publication of his second novel on May 26th "CELUI DONT LE NOM N’EST PLUS", KERO/Editions de L’épée
Best Thriller Award Cognac 2014
He directs for GMT Productions and TF1 the three hours series finale of « JULIE LESCAUT »
"MÈRE ET FILLES"
Published his first novel « LES ÂMES RIVALES », KERO Editions
He directs for TF1 Productions, « R.I.S. POLICE SCIENTIFIQUE » season 8 premiere
"CINDERELLA & CO"
Show Runner and director on the TV series « ALICE NEVERS, LE JUGE EST UNE FEMME »
He writes and directs « TOTAL BLACKOUT » starring Florent PAGNY, Cristiana REALI and Jean-Pierre MARTINS
"LABYRINTH", Writer (screenplay), starring Hilary Swank
Showrunner and director for EGO Productions and TF1, the 8 hours mini series « ALICE NEVERS, LE JUGE EST UNE FEMME » starring Marine DELTERME and Jean-Michel TINIVELLI
He directs for Aubes Productions and TF1, three chapters of the TV series « THE NEGOTIATOR » starring Georges CORRAFACE
He writes and directs « DEDALES » (Labyrinth) a feature film starring Lambert WILSON, Sylvie TESTUD, Frédéric DIEFENTHAL and Michel DUCHAUSSOY
He directs the final chapter of the TV series « LES REDOUTABLES »
« CONFESSION » starring Christopher LEE et Ticky HOLGADO
He writes « MONSIEUR N. » for Loma Nasha production, starring Philippe TORRETON, Richard E. GRANT and Jay RODAN
Official selection at the 2003 Berlin Film Festival Winner of the Fondation Napoléon Grand Prize
He writes and directs « WITCH WAY LOVE » starring Vanessa PARADIS, Gil BELLOWS, Jean RENO et Jeanne MOREAU and Dabney COLEMAN
He writes and directs two movies of the week for Gaumont, Canal +
and Trimark Pictures :
« WARRIOR SPIRIT » starring Lukas HAAS and Alain Musy
« LEGENDS OF THE NORTH » starring Randy QUAID and Georges CORRAFACE
He directs two episodes of Steven SPIELBERG and George LUCAS’ series :
« THE YOUNG INDIANA JONES CHRONICLES » for Paramount & ABC
The U.S. Years
Following « 36-15 CODE PERE NOEL » (Pere Noel), René Manzor receives offers of representation in Hollywood. He signs with ICM and launches an American career, both as a writer on various feature films and as a director for television.
For American TV, he directs :
« THE HITCHHICKER » (Chesler/USA Network)
"WINDOWS" starring David Marshall GRANT
"MADE IN PARIS" starring Terence KNOX
"A NIGHT OF ABANDON" starring David DUCHOVNY (Showtime)
"A GUARDIAN ANGEL" starring Jonathan FRAKES (Fox)
"THE HIGHLANDER"starring Adrian PAUL (Rysher - Gaumont)
"BAND OF BROTHERS"
"CLOAK AND DAGGER" starring Paul JOHANSSON (USA - Gaumont)
He writes and directs his second feature « 36-15 CODE PERE NOEL » (Pere Noel), starring Patrick FLOERSHEIM, Alain MUSY, Brigitte FOSSEY, Louis DUCREUX and François-Eric GENDRON
The film opens the Avoriaz International Film Festival
Winner of three major awards at the Rome Film Festival :
Best Young Actor : Alain MUSY
He writes two episodes for Christian Fechner’s TV series « SUEURS FROIDES » :
« LA SUBLIME AVENTURE » which he also directs
« LA BELLE OUVRAGE »
The series is nominated for the French Sept d’Or TV awards
He writes and directs « LE PASSAGE », his first feature, starring Alain DELON, Christine BOISSON, Jean-Luc MOREAU et Alain MUSY
He writes and directs « LE SANG OU LE TESTAMENT D’UN VIEUX FOU » a cartoon and pilot film for « LE PASSAGE »
He writes and directs « LE SUICIDE DE FRANK EINSTEIN » a short film for Gaumont
He writes and directs « SYNAPSES » a short film of animation
Winner of two awards at the Hyères Short film Festival :
Jean-Jacques Perron award
The film is screened at the prestigious exposition of the Pompidou Center, "Thirty years of Experimental Cinéma".