Jan Kounen( 2 May 1964 - Present )
Jan Kounen is a Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands-born French film director and producer.
In France, he is mostly known for his films Dobermann , ">Blueberry, l'experience secrete and 99 francs . Outside France he is better known for his interest in Shipibo-Conibo culture and shamanism, with which he became familiar during his trips to Mexico and Peru, and for directing some music videos of which, the most notable are the four videos he did for the English pop group Erasure in the 1990s : Lay all your love on me , Voulez-vous , S.O.S. and Always .
After studying at the >Ecole des Arts Décoratifs in Nice, where he directed his first short films, Jan Kounen began work as assistant operator and director of music videos and documentaries. In 1989, he made the short film Gisele Kerosene,...