- Joffé, Arthur
- (September 20, 1953, Paris, France-)The son of director Alex Joffé, he received the Cannes Film Festival Golden Palm for a short film for Merlin ou Le Cours de l'Or before directing his first feature-length movie, Harem, starring Ben Kingsley and Nastassja Kinski. He played in Hôtel du Paradis (Janâ Bokova, France / UK, 1986) and made a cameo appearance in Amours et Confusions (Patrick Braoudé, 1997).Filmography1980 ◘ La Découverte (short; also screenwriter)1982 ◘ Merlin ou le Cours de l'Or (short; also screenwriter)◘ Casting (short; also screenwriter)1985 ◘ Harem (also screenwriter, co-adapter, co-dialogist)1990 ◘ Alberto Express (also co-screenwriter, co-adapter, co-dialogist)1998 ◘ Que la Lumière soit! / USA: Let There Be Light (also co-screenwriter, co-adapter, co-dialogist, actor; shot in 1996-1997)2004 ◘ Ne quittez pas! (also co-screenwriter, co-adapter, co-dialogist, actor)
Encyclopedia of French film directors . Philippe Rège. 2011.