- Sarmiento, Valeria
- (1948, Valparaiso, Chile-)She married Chilean director Raoul Ruiz in 1969. Having settled in Paris in 1974, she directed shorts, medium-lengths, and feature-length films while editing her husband's movies.Filmography1972 ◘ Poesia popular: La teoria y la practica (short; co-director with Raoul Ruiz; also editor; Chile)◘ Los minuteros (co-director with Raoul Ruiz; also editor; Chile)1979 ◘ Gens de nulle Part, Gens de toutes Parts (also screenwriter, dialogist; Belgium)1982 ◘ El hombre quando es hombre (also screenwriter, dialogist; France / West Germany)1984 ◘ Notre Mariage (also co-screenwriter; France / Portugal)1990 ◘ Amelia Lopez O'Neill (also co-screenwriter; Chile / Switzerland / France / Spain)1995 ◘ Elle1998 ◘ L'Inconnu de Strasbourg (also co-screenwriter)2002 ◘ Rosa la China / Rosa la Chine (also co-screenwriter; Cuba / Spain / France / Portugal)
Encyclopedia of French film directors . Philippe Rège. 2011.