Emmanuelle Bercot

BIO

Emmanuelle is known to be a director as talented as she is an actress and screenwriter. After five short films she directed, in 2001 she directs her first feature film « Clément », a work both reserved and disturbing which is presented at the Festival de Cannes – Un certain regard. In 2005, her second feature « Backstage » is presented at the Mostra de Venise. Six years later, she works with Maïwenn as a co-author of Polisse screenplay in addition of playing the role of one of the policewomen. The same year, she directs a sketch in the film « Les Infidèles » with Jean Dujardin and Gille Lellouche before directing Catherine Deneuve in « Elle s’en va ».
Her last film « La tête haute » is presented at Cannes in 2015, out of contention.