Jean-Pierre Dardenne
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1951
Birth Place:
Engis, Belgium


Working with his younger brother Luc, Belgian filmmaker Jean-Pierre Dardenne became one of the burgeoning stars of international art cinema in the 1990s with their rigorous dramas about life in the depressed industrial district around Liège on Belgium's Meuse River. Filtering their political sensibilities through the lens of fiction, the Dardennes explored the clash between personal morality and...