Alain Tanner was a Swiss film director.
Tanner studied economics at the University of Geneva. In 1951, he joined the film club which Claude Goretta had recently established at the university.
After his graduation and a short time working for international shipping companies, he felt drawn to film.
Tanner found work at the British Film Institute in 1955, subtitling, translating, and organizing the archive.
His first film, Nice Time (1957), a short documentary film about Piccadilly Circus during weekend evenings, was made with Claude Goretta.
Alain Tanner Children: Did Alain Tanner Have Kids?
Does Alain Tanner have a son or daughter, who are his children?
Alain Tanner was married to Janine Giudici.
There is currently no information available about Janine’s children. The family wishes to keep their private life out of the spotlight.