Short Biography

Marc-Henri Wajnberg, studied film at l’INSAS in Brussels. He is a screenwriter, director, actor and producer. His productions are eclectic: 1200 X 8 second films, 1000 X 11-seconds, 40 X 20-seconds, 365 X 50 seconds: overall he has made 3000 very short films – including the famous collection Clapman broadcast worldwide. His short film, Le Réveil (The Alarm Clock) starring Jean-Claude Dreyfus was awarded in Cannes and received 22 awards around the world.

He directed and produced numerous documentaries including Oscar Niemeyer, An architect committed to his century, which was equally awarded in several international film festivals. He coproduced a Lars Von Trier Movie The Five Obstructions and directed two long features; Just Friends, Kinshasa Kids (selected in Venice, Toronto, Busan, New York…).

Marc-Henri Wajnberg
Marc-Henri Wajnberg Marc-Henri Wajnberg

Selective Filmography

Sorcerer children, Kinshasa – 2014 - documentary -2014
Kinshasa Kids - 2012 - feature film.
BAF – 2011 - Short film.
Portrait of Kinshasa – 2010 - webdoc Arte.
The Line – 2006 - animations 600 x 11 sec.
Kaleidoscope, looking at life frames - 2002 à 2005 - documentary (4 épisodes).
Oscar Niemeyer, an architect committed to his century – 2001 - documentary.
Around the world in 80 beers– 2000 - documentary - 2000
Evgueny Khaldei, photographer under Stalin – 1997 - documentary.
Le Réveil – 1996 - Short film.
Just Friends - 1993 - Feature film.
Mr Almaniak – 1990 – shorts – 365 X 50 sec.
Clapman – 1983 - shorts 1200 x 8 sec.

More than 60 international awards