Céline Sciamma

Céline SCIAMMA (1980, France) received a master's degree in French literature before enrolling at the La Fémis film school. She writes for film and television and debuted as a director with Water Lilies (2007). Her internationally praised second feature film, Tomboy (2011), was awarded in Berlin and the Odessa International Film Festival, among others. Her coming-of-age-drama Girlhood (2014) won three awards in the first year after premiering, including the Bronze Horse at the Stockholm Film Festival.


Naissances des pieuvres/Water Lilies (2007), Pauline (2010, short), Tomboy (2011), Bande de filles/Girlhood (2014)