Jean-Marc Lalanne


After literature and cinema studies, he became in 1993 a film critic for the Mensuel du cinéma and then for the Cahiers du Cinéma. He also worked for the newspaper Libération. He was then Editor-in-Chief of the Cahiers du Cinema from 2001 to the beginning of 2003. He then joined the magazine Les Inrockuptibles as editor-in-chief, and has held this position since, while directing the cinema section of the magazine.
He is the co-author of a book on Wong Kar-wai (co-authored with Ackbar Abbas and David Martinez at Editions Dis Voir) and of two monographs on filmmakers with Philippe Azoury: Fantomas modern style (Éditions du Centre Pompidou, 2002) and Cocteau and the cinema: Disorder (Éditions des Cahiers du Cinema / Éditions du Center Pompidou, 2003).