Laure de Clermont-TonnerreBiography:
Laure de Clermont is a french actress, producer and director living in Paris. She started working as an actress when she was a child. She studied History for five years at La Sorbonne while she was taking acting class. After spending one year in New York where she followed acting class with Susan Batson and also worked as a sound intern on "A Crime" directed by Manuel Pradal, Laure went back to Paris and worked as an actress with Raoul Ruiz, Luc Besson, Julian Schnabel, Pascal Thomas, Jean Michel Ribes, Danielle Thompson ,Rani Massalha. Three years ago, she directed the playwright "Independence" written by Lee Blessing .This experience gave her the confidence to launch herself in writing and directing "Atlantic Avenue", her first short film. The film went on to winning, best actress in Milwaukee film festival, best cinematography in Nantucket, jury prize in Tenerife, best film in Bordeaux, France 2 prize in Brest.... The film has also been selected in Tribeca, Clermont Ferrand, Palm Spring, Los Angeles among others. Canal Plus bought the film and released it on TV September 1st 2013.
Her second short film, Rabbit has been bought by Canal Plus and produced by Charles Gillibert , CG CINEMA, in coproduction with the company MACT PRODUCTION.
Laure is currently developing her first feature film, MUSTANG, the project won the NHK award at Sundance in january 2015. It was selected to the Sundance Screenwriting Lab and the Sundance Directing Lab .
MUSTANG is also a KHS Grant winner from the San Francisco Film Society.Filmography:
2050, Sao Paulo. The population of Brazil has reached 400 million people. The government has set up a birth control policy. No one can give birth to a child without the government's prior consent. When Chantal discovers she is pregnant illegally, she decides to keep her child against the will of her husband.
- Runtimes: 15'
- Color(s): Colors
- Country(ies) of production: France
- Original Language(s): English / French / Portuguese
- Subtitle(s) available: English
- Audience: General Audiences
- Format(s) available: DCP / DVD / ProRes HD
Artistic & Technical Crew
- Screenplay: Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre, Vladimir de Fontenay
- Producer: Thierry de Clermont-Tonnerre
- Executive Producer: André Lion
- Line Producer: Jean-Christophe Cardineau
- Cinematographer: Antoine Wagner
- Costume Design: Manuela Mello
- Sound: Bruno Augustin
- Editor: Jessica Menendez
- Music: Alexandre de la Baume
- Produced by: MACT Productions