Clément Cogitore

Clément Cogitore

France

For me politics is what dictates how we live together.    

Biography

Clement Cogitore (1983, France) lives and works in Paris. After completing his studies at the Studio National des Arts Contemporains in Fresnoy he directed his first short film, CHRONIQUES (2006), and presented VISITÉS (2007) at the Locarno International Film Festival. The medium- length film AMONG US (2011) was awarded the European Grand Prize for a First Film in Vevey (Switzerland) and Best Film at the Belo Horizonte Festival (Brazil). Cogitore’s documentary BIELUTINE - IN THE GARDEN OF TIME was selected for Quinzaine at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival. In 2015, his first feature fiction film, THE WAKHAN FRONT, premiered at La Semaine de la Critique in Cannes, where it won the Gan Foundation Award. It went on to screen at numerous festival and receive several awards.

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