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Nicole Brenez

  • Nationality: Francie
  • Phone: +(33) 6 88 46 96 80
  • E-mail: nicole.brenez@wanasoo.fr
  • Profession: Other
  • Institution: Film historian and theorist
  • Attending: 24.10.2017 - 29.10.2017

French film historian and theorist Nicole Brenez specializes in avant-garde and experimental cinema. She teaches at the Sorbonne University and is currently preparing a series of avant-garde films for the Cinémathèque Française. At the Cinéma du Réel film festival, she is the curator of the À lʼœuvre section, which is devoted to a different important documentarian each year. She has helped in the production of dozens of film retrospectives. As co-editor, she has been involved in preparing books about Jean Epstein and Masao Adachi. She has collaborated with Chantal Akerman and Jean-Luc Godard.