Charlotte Michel, 1st assistant camera, director of photography, Paris
Diane Plas©
  • 1st assistant camera
  • director of photography
Born 1985 (36 Years)

Projects as director of photography

2019Balance of the 5 Elements
additional photography Paris
Documentary (Mini Series)Jan Hinrik Drevsgebrueder beetz filmproduktion GmbH & Co. KG [de]additional photography Paris
2018Myriam, Saint-LouisShort FilmGuillaume NouraManoura Films [fr]
2017Sans déconnerIndie Feature FilmAlexandre MoisescotLa Compagnie Gérard Gérard [fr]
2015Et Vive la FranShort FilmAntoine MocquetAntoine Mocquet Production [fr]
2015Caramel SurpriseShort FilmFairouz M'SiltiVagabundo Films [fr]
2014Pleased to Meet YouShort FilmFairouz M'SiltiBella Vista Films [fr]
2012Life is a bitch (and then you die)Short FilmGuillaume NouraManoura Films [fr]
2012PoshShort FilmSimon Jaikiriuma PaetauKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]
2010Mila CaosShort FilmSimon Jaikiriuma PaetauEICTV Escuela Internacional de Cine y TV [cu]
2009The Line That Divides
1 day
Short FilmRomain BaudéanENS Louis Lumière [fr]1 day
2009Macadam Septante (WT)
1 séquence + VFX
Education/Training ProductionOlivier KluyskensENS Louis Lumière [fr]1 séquence + VFX
2008So Cute
1 day
Short FilmCamille ClémentENS Louis Lumière [fr]1 day

Film projects in other capacities

2014Malgré la nuitFeature FilmPhilippe GrandrieuxMandrake Films [fr]2nd assistant camera
2009SunflowerShort FilmCharlotte MichelENS Louis Lumière [fr]screenwriter
2009SunflowerShort FilmCharlotte MichelENS Louis Lumière [fr]director
2009Variation de vitesse (WT)Education/Training ProductionOlivier KluyskensENS Louis Lumière [fr]lighting technician / electrician

Film awards

2018Myriam, Saint-LouisCinékour [fr]Best photographyNominated
2011SunflowerRichmond French Film Festival [us]Short Film CompetitionNominated
2010Sunflower9th Student Film Festival of BejingBronze MedalWinner

Basic data

LanguagesEnglish French German Spanish
Experience abroadCentral America: Cuba
Middle East: Qatar
North Africa: Algeria, Morocco
Southern Europe: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Spain
Southeast Asia: India
Western Europe: Germany
Special skillsWork on film (35 or S16mm) as a DOP or a first assistant camera
Live performance film director (theater and live music)
LicencesA1 (motorcycle) [eu], B (car) [eu], diving licence - PADI Open Water [int]
EducationGraduated from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure Louis Lumière in France, plus a one semester training of direction of photography at the International Film School of Cuba. She works on film and digital support.
Preferred place of workWorldwide
Immediate working areaParis
1st residence (federal state or country)France - Île-de-France
2nd residence (if applicable)Bourgogne Franche Comté
Accommodation possibilitiesLyon, Marseille, Montpellier, Rennes, Toulouse