Ali Cherkaoui

Second Unit or Assistant Director | Camera and Electrical Department | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Mars (2016) | The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015) | Black Hawk Down (2001)
NICKNAME  
@litronics
GUILDS *
DGACA Southern California Qualification List | AFAR | vice-president of the french association of assistant directors (a.f.a.r)
LANGUAGES *
Arabic | French | English | Moroccan Dialect | Serbo-Croatian / Macedonian (Basic Knowledge)  Less
WORK HISTORY *
Television | Film | Commercial
JOB TYPES *
Production | Directing | Producing
CITIZENSHIP *
FR (with valid passport)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
VANITY URL *
https://www.imdb.me/alitronics
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for AgainAgain First Assistant Director  Less
Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Every Other WeekendEvery Other Weekend First Assistant Director  Less
  • Primary photo for HierHier First Assistant Director (preparation)  Less Post-Prod
Past Film & Video (44 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Madame Mills, une voisine si parfaiteMadame Mills, une voisine si parfaite First Assistant Director  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for PattayaPattaya First Assistant Director  Less 2016 €5MM
  • Primary photo for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 First Assistant Director (Paris unit)  Less 2015 $160MM $282MM / $653MM
  • Primary photo for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 First Assistant Director (france)  Less 2014 $125MM $337MM / $755MM
  • Primary photo for The Narrow Frame of MidnightThe Narrow Frame of Midnight First Assistant Director  Less 2014 €1MM
  • Primary photo for Rock the CasbahRock the Casbah First Assistant Director  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Tomorrow Comes TodayTomorrow Comes Today First Assistant Director, Associate Producer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Woman Who Brushed Off Her TearsThe Woman Who Brushed Off Her Tears First Assistant Director  Less 2012 €2MM
  • Primary photo for Wolves from Another KingdomWolves from Another Kingdom (Short) Supporter  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for HugoHugo First Assistant Director (Paris)  Less 2011 $150MM $74MM / $116MM
  • Primary photo for Monte CarloMonte Carlo First Assistant Director (France & Monaco)  Less 2011 $20MM $23MM / $40MM
  • Primary photo for Cirkus ColumbiaCirkus Columbia First Assistant Director  Less 2010 $3K / —
  • Primary photo for Mr. NobodyMr. Nobody The Producers Wish To Thank  Less 2009 $47MM $4K / $2.3MM
  • Primary photo for Nine Miles DownNine Miles Down First Assistant Director  Less 2009 $22MM
  • Primary photo for G.I. Joe: The Rise of CobraG.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra First Assistant Director (France)  Less 2009 $175MM $152MM / $302MM
  • Primary photo for Julie & JuliaJulie & Julia First Assistant Director (Paris)  Less 2009 $40MM $94MM / $130MM
  • Primary photo for Holy MoneyHoly Money First Assistant Director (pre-production)  Less 2009 €8MM
  • Primary photo for The HappeningThe Happening First Assistant Director (Paris)  Less 2008 $48MM $65MM / $163MM
  • Primary photo for I Am from Titov VelesI Am from Titov Veles First Assistant Director  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for National Treasure: Book of SecretsNational Treasure: Book of Secrets First Assistant Director (france)  Less 2007 $130MM $220MM / $457MM
  • Primary photo for HellphoneHellphone First Assistant Director (pre-production)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Paris, je t'aimeParis, je t'aime Thanks  Less 2006 $13MM $4.9MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Devil Wears PradaThe Devil Wears Prada First Assistant Director (Paris) (as Ali Cerkaoui)  Less 2006 $35MM $125MM / $327MM
  • Primary photo for IncontrôlableIncontrôlable First Assistant Director (pre-production)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for MarockMarock First Assistant Director  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for MunichMunich Second Assistant Director (Paris)  Less 2005 $70MM $47MM / $130MM
  • Primary photo for Palais royal!Palais royal! Second Assistant Director (Belgium)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for UnleashedUnleashed Second Assistant Director  Less 2005 $45MM $25MM / $26MM
  • Primary photo for The Great JourneyThe Great Journey Thanks  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for AlexanderAlexander Key Second Assistant Director (Morocco)  Less 2004 $155MM $34MM / $167MM
  • Primary photo for The DivorceThe Divorce First Assistant Director (retakes)  Less 2003 $9.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Four FeathersThe Four Feathers Second Assistant Director (Morocco)  Less 2002 $35MM $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for Black Hawk DownBlack Hawk Down Second Assistant Director (Morocco)  Less 2001 $92MM $109MM / $173MM
  • Primary photo for Spy GameSpy Game Key Second Assistant Director (Morocco)  Less 2001 $115MM $27K / $143MM
  • Primary photo for The Rain LineThe Rain Line (Short) First Assistant Director  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for GladiatorGladiator Second Assistant Director (Morocco)  Less 2000 $103MM $188MM / $458MM
  • Primary photo for Le murLe mur (Short) First Assistant Director  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Rules of EngagementRules of Engagement Second Assistant Director (Morocco) (uncredited)  Less 2000 $60MM $61MM / $72MM
  • Primary photo for The MummyThe Mummy Second Assistant Director (Morocco) (uncredited)  Less 1999 $80MM $155MM / $416MM
  • Primary photo for Pour une fois qu'on était samediPour une fois qu'on était samedi (Short) First Assistant Director  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for LegionnaireLegionnaire Video Playback Operator  Less 1998 $20MM
  • Primary photo for Project BWProject BW (Short) First Assistant Director  Less 1998 FRF 1MM
  • Primary photo for KundunKundun Video Playback Operator  Less 1997 $28MM $5.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for Lalla HobyLalla Hoby Third Assistant Director  Less 1996
Past Television (12 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for MarsMars (TV Series) First Assistant Director (6 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016 6
    • Crossroads (Dec 19, 2016) First Assistant Director  Less
    • Darkest Days (Dec 12, 2016) First Assistant Director  Less
    • Power (Dec 5, 2016) First Assistant Director  Less
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  • Primary photo for Le Bureau des LégendesLe Bureau des Légendes (TV Series) First Assistant Director (morocco)  Less 2015– 
  • Primary photo for PerceptionPerception (TV Series) First Assistant Director (Paris) (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Paris (Jun 17, 2014) First Assistant Director (Paris)  Less
  • Primary photo for HomelandHomeland (TV Series) First Assistant Director (morocco) (2 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013 2
    • The Star (Dec 15, 2013) First Assistant Director (morocco)  Less
    • Big Man in Tehran (Dec 8, 2013) First Assistant Director (morocco)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Far Cry ExperienceThe Far Cry Experience (TV Mini-series) First Assistant Director (5 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 5
    • Chris' Fate (Dec 7, 2012) First Assistant Director  Less
    • Episode #1.4 (Nov 21, 2012) First Assistant Director  Less
    • Episode #1.3 (Nov 15, 2012) First Assistant Director  Less
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  • Primary photo for EntourageEntourage (TV Series) First Assistant Director (France) (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • The Cannes Kids (Sep 2, 2007) First Assistant Director (France)  Less
  • Primary photo for TenerifeTenerife (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Sex and the CitySex and the City (TV Series) Second Assistant Director (France) (2 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004 2
  • Primary photo for NapoléonNapoléon (TV Mini-series) First Assistant Director (Morocco) (4 episodes, 2002), Key Second Assistant Director (Czech Republic, Austria, Hungary) (4 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002 4
    • 1812-1821 (Oct 28, 2002) First Assistant Director (Morocco), Key Second Assistant Director (Czech Republic, Austria, Hungary)  Less
    • 1807-1812 (Oct 21, 2002) First Assistant Director (Morocco), Key Second Assistant Director (Czech Republic, Austria, Hungary)  Less
    • 1800-1807 (Oct 14, 2002) First Assistant Director (Morocco), Key Second Assistant Director (Czech Republic, Austria, Hungary)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Arabian NightsArabian Nights (TV Mini-series) Second Assistant Director (Morocco) (2 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000 2
    • Episode #1.2 (May 1, 2000) Second Assistant Director (Morocco)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (Apr 30, 2000) Second Assistant Director (Morocco)  Less
  • Primary photo for Solomon & ShebaSolomon & Sheba (TV Movie) The Scribe, Third Assistant Director  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The SpyThe Spy (TV Mini-series) First Assistant Director (6 episodes)  Less 6
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References (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

NAMEPHONE
  • references available upon request * +33617331100

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • first assistant director *
  • second assistant director *

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

Computer Skills
  • * movie magic scheduling / movie magic budgeting / final draft / file maker pro / excel & word - computer development of an « extras database system » using bar code IDs managing shoot days up to 3000 extras per day (used on the following projects : the mummy, gladiator, the four feathers, spy game, black hawk down, alexander, homeland...etc...)
Countries i have worked in
  • * EUROPE : france, united kingdom & scotland, belgium, germany, czech republic, austria, hungary, former yugoslav republic of macedonia, malta, turkey, bosnia & herzegovina, slovenia / AFRICA : morocco, tunisia / ASIA : turkey, india, thailand, china, philippines / PERSIAN GULF : oman, qatar (doha), united arab emirates (dubai)
Miscellaneaous
  • * french and moroccan nationalities --- driving licence , type B --- open water scuba diver's license (sdi 2011) --- vice-president of “a.f.a.r “ : french association of assistant director and active member since feb. 2001
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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