Michael Mann
Date of Birth
Feb 05, 1943
Birth Place:
Chicago, IL


American director Michael Mann studied at both the University of Wisconsin and the London International Film School before commencing his career in 1965. Getting his start working on TV commercials, Mann took his rapid-paced, flash-cut approach into documentary filmmaking, producing an award-winning short on the 1968 French student riots, Janpuri. Mann's fragmented-image technique further...