Gans in 2010.
11 March 1960
|Influenced by||John Woo, John Carpenter, David Cronenberg, Bernard Borderie, Sergio Leone, Roger Corman, Terence Fisher, Dario Argento, Mario Bava, Tod Browning, Jean-Pierre Melville, David Lynch, Georges Franju, Robert E. Howard|
As a teenager, he spent much time creating kung fu-themed Super 8 movies with his friends. He later went on to attend the French film school Idhec, where he created his first short film, Silver Slime. He later spent time as a film critic before co-directing his first film, Necronomicon.
His $29 million-budgeted film Brotherhood of the Wolf was a worldwide success, grossing over $70 million+  in theaters worldwide; it also became the second-highest-grossing French-language film in the United States since 1980.
He went on to create his "labor of love", the video game adaptation Silent Hill.
Future projects 
Gans was to write and direct the Capcom video game Onimusha, however, after several setbacks he abandoned it and is now attached to the French film Fantomas. He initially was to direct a sequel to Silent Hill, but later pulled out.
|1981||Silver Slime||Yes||Yes||Short film|
|1993||Necronomicon||Yes||Directed first sequence|
|2001||Brotherhood of the Wolf||Yes||Yes|
|2013||La Belle et la Bête||Yes||Yes|||
- Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001)
- "Foreign Language, 1980-Present". Box Office Mojo.
- News Bites: Tuesday, April 25th 2006
- "Onimusha film delayed due to Ledger's death".
- "Christophe Gans Preps Fantomas With Vincent Cassel".
- "EXCL: Avary Skips Trip to Silent Hill 2".
- Butler, Craig. "Necronomicon: review". Allmovie. Retrieved September 28, 2009.
- "La belle et la bête: Un film de Christophe Gans". Pathé International. Retrieved February 09, 2013.
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