Laurent Cantet

Laurent Cantet

France

Biography

Laurent Cantet is a French director, born on June 15, 1961 at Melle. His parents were schoolteachers in Ardilleux. On 25 May 2008, he received the Palme d'Or at the Festival de Cannes 2008, for the movie ENTRE LES MURS. 

His 2017 film, THE WORKSHOP, screened in the Un Certain Regard section of the 70th Cannes IFF.

Films Selection

  • The Workshop - 2017
  • Return to Ithaca (Retour à Ithaque) - 2014
  • Foxfire - 2012
  • 7 Days in Havana - 2011
  • The Class - 2008
  • Heading South - 2005
  • Time Out - 2001
  • Human Resources - 1999