- Berthaud, Fabienne
- (August 5, 1965, Gap, Hautes-Alpes, France - )She spent a few years of her childhood in Africa. Having returned to France at age eleven, she settled with her family in Paris. After completing her secondary studies, she attended drama courses and began performing with the Théâtre des 50 and playing in films (1983 La Politesse des Rois, short, Philippe Setbon; 1984 Claustro, short, Philippe Setbon; 1985 Gros Dégueulasse, Bruno Zincone; La Nut de Santa Claus, short, Vincent de Brus) and TV movies (1989 Tango, Philippe Setbon; Champagne Charlie, Allan Eastman, France / Canada; 1990 Les Jupons de la Révolution, episode "Talleyrand ou Les Lions de la Revanche", Vincent de Brus; Imogène, episode "Encore vous, Imogène", François Leterrier; 1993 Une Fois pour moi, Arnaud Sélignac). Author of novels (1994 Cafards, Editions Albin Michel; 1999 Moi par Exemple, Editions du Fleuve noir; Mal partout, Editions du Seuil; 2004 Pieds nus sur les Limaces, Editions du Seuil), she turned a director in 1998. Other credit (as production designer): 2005 La Terre abandonnée / Sulanga Enu Pinisa / USA: The Forsaken Land (Vimukthija Jayasundara, France / Sri Lanka).Filmography1998 ◘ Noël en Famille (short; co-director with Aruna Villiers; also screenwriter)2005 ◘ Frankie (also screenwriter, adapter, dialogist, production designer, costume designer)Television Filmography1999 ◘ Chambre No. 13 (episode "Chair en Vie")
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