Marie Amachoukeli

Marie Amachoukeli

Marie Amachoukeli at the 2014 Odessa International Film Festival
Born (1979-07-16) 16 July 1979
Paris, France
Nationality French
Occupation Film director, screenwriter
Years active 2005–present

Marie Amachoukeli (born 16 July 1979), sometimes credited as Marie Amachoukeli-Barsacq, is a French film director and screenwriter of Georgian descent.[1] Her directorial debut Party Girl competed in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival and won the Camera d'Or.[2]


Year Title Credited as Notes
Director Screenwriter
2005 Tantalus Yes Short film
2006 La Traversée Yes Short film
2007 L'Arbre d'Hugo Yes
2007 Raymond Yes TV series
2008 Madame Yes Short film
2008 Forbach Yes Short film
2009 It's Free for Girls Yes Yes Short film
César Award for Best Short Film
2010 La Femme à Cordes Yes
2013 Demolition Party Yes Yes Short film
2014 Party Girl Yes Yes Camera d'Or (2014 Cannes Film Festival) (shared with Claire Burger and Samuel Theis)
Cabourg Film Festival - Grand Prix
Prix Jacques Prévert du Scénario for Best Original Screenplay
Nominated—César Award for Best First Feature Film
Nominated—European Film Award for European Discovery of the Year
Nominated—Lumières Award for Best First Film
2014 Young Tiger Yes Storyline consultant


  1. "Director of Georgian origins Marie Amachoukeli wins "Golden Camera" in Cannes Film Festival". Georgian News TV. 26 May 2014. Retrieved 1 June 2014.
  2. "2014 Official Selection". Cannes. Retrieved 18 April 2014.
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