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J C Chandor

J C Chandor has honed his own subtle yet distinct narrative voice and vision over the past 15 years through directing, producing and writing award-winning documentaries, commercials and narrative films.

Chandor was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for his debut feature film Margin Call (2011), which he also directed.

In May of 2013 Chandor premiered his second film All Is Lost, starring Robert Redford, in Official selection at the Cannes Film Festival and was recognized at the Oscars, BAFTAs and Golden Globes.

Chandor’s third movie A Most Violent Year stars Oscar Isaac and Jessica Chastain. The film has received critical acclaim with many comparing this film favourably to the works of Sidney Lumet, praising the performances of the two leads.

"Super Bowl Wager"
Yes, the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos may be competing for sporting immortality at Super Bowl 50, but spare a thought for the chief marketing officers betting it all on their respective plays during the ad breaks. With this in mind, Adobe continue their campaign asking if businesses are really in the know about their marketing with this JC Chandor-directed commercial.
Director: J C Chandor Ⓟ Ⓦ (Academy Films Ⓟ Ⓦ)
Cinematographer: Masa Takayanagi
Production Designer: Noel McCarthy
Editor: Richard Orrick @ Work Ⓦ
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