- Hanss, François
- (June 15, 1960, France - ) and Pierre, Arthur-EmmanuelHaving graduated from the Conservatoire Libre du Cinéma Français in 1981, François Hanss was an assistant director from 1987 to 1992 (1985 Brigade des Moeurs / US DVD: Brigade of Death, Max Pécas; 1986 Libertine, musical short, Laurent Boutonnat; 1987 Tristana, short, Laurent Boutonnat). He directed mainly commercials, musical videos, and shorts. Arthur-Emmanuel Pierre graduated from the Fémis in 1995 and received a grant from the Hachette Foundation in 1996. He wrote or co-wrote about twenty shorts and co-authored the screenplays of La Squale (Fabrice Genestal, 2000) and Podium (Yann Moix, 2004).Filmography (François Hanss)1981 ◘ Poursuite (short)◘ Le Trou de la Corneille (short)◘ Paris . . . Saint-Petersbourg (documentary; short)◘ René Lalique—Maître du Feu et du Verre (documentary; short)◘ L'Homme qui marche debout (documentary)◘ Correspondances (short)◘ La Dame de Casablanca (short)◘ Drôle de Noël pour Jérémy1998 ◘ Dôlè2003 ◘ Corps à Corps (co-director with Arthur-Emmanuel Pierre; also screenwriter, dialogist / Arthur-Emmanuel Pierre only)Television Filmography2005 ◘ La Séparation2007 ◘ Tous . . . pour la Musique (also co-screenwriter)
Encyclopedia of French film directors . Philippe Rège. 2011.