- Abitbol, Judith
- (December 17, 1958, Casablanca, Morocco-)A movie buff from her childhood, she filmed more than 200 Super-8 shorts in her teenage years (19711982). She studied arts and cinema at the Sorbonne. After graduating, she worked in films as trainee and then assistant editor (1979-1982). In 1997, she created the film production company Chaz Productions.Filmography1980 ◘ 27 / 12 / 80 5 Heures d'Atelier (Super-8-mm short)1983 ◘ Le Navire (16-mm short)1985 ◘ Prêté (short; also co-screenwriter)◘ Un moment d'Inattention (short)◘ Conserves de Lumière (Super-16-mm short)◘ Ma Mère chante (short)◘ Avanti o popolo (unreleased)2000 ◘ La Spirale du Pianiste (documentary)◘ Outsight (short)◘ Vidéoexquise 1 (short; co-directed with Martine Zévort)2007 ◘ Avant le Jour (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist, cinematographer; shot in 2005)Television Filmography1996 ◘ Prélude à Debussy, Jean-Louis Haguenauer Pianiste (Super-16-mm short)Video Filmography1992 ◘ Je à l'O (short; co-director only)◘ Le Bruit des Noix qu'on casse fait le Tour du Monde (short; co-director only)1999 ◘ Qui n'a pas combattu n'a pas vécu (short; co-director only)
Encyclopedia of French film directors . Philippe Rège. 2011.