He was born in the North of France and he graduated in History (Master). Cinema has been on his mind since the very beginning, some way or another. When he was ten, he discovered "North by North West" By Alfred Hitchcock. It was his first encounter with the craft of staging, the key in the Cinema language. Then, he taught himself with Fritz Lang, Michelangelo Antonioni, Raoul Walsh, Howard Hawks, Sam Peckinpah, Jean Renoir, Martin Scorcese, Francis Ford Coppola, Brian de Palma, Jacques Tourneur...
He made his First Movie in 1999, "Love Dance", which was displayed in the Pathe film theatre. He decided then to create his company, "Black wood films".
Within that frame, he wrote, directed and produced a lot of short movies.
In 2008, he directed his first feature film, "CELL 66"
In 2014, he learnt a lot about the movie industry in Luc Besson's workshop.
Since 2011, his path has led him to various collaborations with the Indian film industry.
In 2011, he directed the Indian movie star Himesh Reshammiya for a big project inspired by Michael Jackson's death, "A star is killed".
He met Himesh again 3 years after that for his new film "The Xposé", as a line producer.
Two years later, he directed a new movie, "HEXING" which was shooted in Ireland, France and India, starring Dominique Swain, (known for her character in the remake of Stanley Kubrick's movie, Lolita), and produced by Vivek Singhania (Picture Perfect films). In 2018 with his own company (la BlackCam) and Picture Perfect, he co-produced, wrote and directed a new movie: FOCUS, a gate is now opened.
He wrote two novels: "Les collines noires" and "Le coeur du diable"
Name: Christophe Lenoir
Lives in: Paris, France
Occupation: Director, Camera Operator, Editor, Line Producer, Producer and Screenwriter
Focus: A Gate Is Now Opened
Film (Mystery and Thriller) Editor A camera kills people.
Film (Horror) Editor An old evil spirit, that of Horace Granger, is not any old evil spirit but one that is very different. It not only tells you the past and future, it also protects you from danger, keeps away people who hate you, and warns you about the people who are a threat to you. Granger wants to be a true Friend, a Protector, an Armour against the bad around you. He wants to fill the loneliness in your life with its true friendship. Hannah is a hider. She cries at her mother's grave, but does not care for a father, David, who is alive. She and David lived as strangers in the same house. There's something that happened a long time ago which distanced her from David. She does not have answers to his questions. How could she, when she herself has some unanswered question about her past? Now she lived a life which is lonely and lost. She likes it this way, until a friend comes into her life - a friend in the form of the evil spirit of Granger. Jake is a vagabond, carefree yet cagey, awkward in front ... Written by Vivek Singhania
Film (Thriller) Producer This is a dramatic chain of events in the most glamorous ,swinging era of Hindi films... the 1960s. It was a decade when film stars tasted success and carried their larger than life screen image on to real life with unbridled pomp and splendour. It was during this time that two ambitious films were made... Ujwal Nirmal Sheetal and Reena Mera Naam. The latter became a runaway hit while the former was struggling at the box office. Written by Official Agent
Film (Short, Fantasy and Mystery) Editor Following a stupid challenge with his friends, Ethan a young high school student finds himself alone at night in one of the cemeteries in the city in search of a ancient grave by the light of his torch
Film (Short and Thriller) Editor Laura must kill the man whom she is fallen in love.
Once Upon a Train
Film (Short and Romance) Production manager Once upon a train, a man was traveling by himself. Pablo Neruda's book of poems was keeping him an intimate company. While lost in Neruda's world of romance, passion and anguish, a woman's soft silky hair grazed across his face. Sparks flew within the man's mind, soul, his whole being. The moment was undoubtedly magical. It was sheer providence, that the woman had occupied the seat across his own. "Here on, the journey is bound to be interesting" thought, the man. What he did not know was -how would the journey end? Written by ND
Film (Mystery and Thriller) Editor Franck and his daughter Laura are in a toy's shop. When suddenly, Laura vanishes. Franck is lost. A phone is ringing. A voice from within a box of toys says the game is starting. Franck is forced to play the game if he wants to find his daughter alive. The game will be hard, he will need to solve riddles. He will get over some levels only to find another more difficult level each time. Franck must face up to an odd enemy: The Dead. Who will be alive at the end of this game? Written by Anonymous