- Boutonnat, Laurent
- (June 14, 1961, Paris, France - )He dropped out of high school at age fifteen to attend drama courses for three years. He was only seventeen years old when he directed his first feature film. After briefly working as a cameraman for a scientific reports series, he wrote a first song for singer Mylène Farmer (b. 1961). He shot for her video clips that were really musical shorts.Filmography1980 ◘ Ballade de la Féconductrice (also screenwriter, dialogist, producer, cinematographer, composer; shot in 1978)◘ Plus grandir (musical short; also composer)◘ Libertine (musical short; also producer, composer)◘ Tristana (musical short; also producer, composer)◘ Pourvu qu'elles soient douces (Libertine II) (musical short; also producer, composer)◘ Mylène Farmer in Concert (musical video)1994 ◘ Georgino (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist, producer, composer; France / USA)2007 ◘ Jacquou le Croquant (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist, composer)Television Filmography1997 ◘ Mylène Farmer: Live in Bercy (also producer)
Encyclopedia of French film directors . Philippe Rège. 2011.