Charlotte Uzu

Productora, Les Films d'Ici, Francia

Es productora ejecutiva especializada en financiación y producción internacional de documentales y películas de ficción para cine y televisión. Sus títulos más recientes incluyen: Cerro Bayo by Victoria Galardi (Official Competition. San Sebastian FilmFestival 2010), El Velador by Natalia Almada (Director’s Fortnight 2011, New Films New Directors NY 2011), The Look - Charlotte Rampling by Angelina Maccarone (Official Selection, Out of Competition, Cannes Classic 2011), Operation Libertad (Director’s Fortnight 2011) by Nicolas Wadimoff, The Last Hijack by Tommy Pallota (Official Section, Panorama, Berlin 2014, Annecy Competition 2014), Cathedrals of Culture, 6x26’ in 3D by Wim Wenders and directed by Michael Glawogger, Michael Madsen, Robert Redford, Margareth Olin, Karim Ainouz and Wim Wenders (opening of Berlinale 2014). 3000 Nights by Mai Masri (22 international Awards, 2016), Escapees of Rawa Ruska, Shoah Witnesses by Chochana Boukhobza (52’, France 3), The Valley by Ghassan Salhab – (several prizes at the Lebanese Movies Awards 2016) The Obama Years by Norma Percy (4x52’, Arte France, BBC2, Nat Geo), Todo lo Demás by Natalia Almada (Competition Rome 2016, NY Film Festival 2016), Buñuel, la transgression des rêves de Pierre-Henri Gibert (Studiocanal 2017), David Hockney, Time regained by Michael Trabitsch (Arte Germany 2017).Los otros títulos más recientes producidos por su compañía Les Films d’Ici (fundada en París en 1984) incluyen: Fuocoammare by Gianfranco Rosi (Nominated for the Oscar and the Cesar in 2017, Best European Documentary 2016, Golden Bear Berlin 2016) Between Fences by Avi Mograbi (Berlinale Forum 2016), Silvered Water by Ossama Mohammed & Wiam Simav Bedirxan (Cannes Official Selection 2014).

Participa regularmente en programas de estudio(Femis, Ina, St Denis - Paris 8, Alba, Beyrouth, Talent doc
Bolivia), selection committees and juries (FICCO Mexico, JCC Carthage, Dragon Forum Krakow, Paris Project, Residency of the Cinéfondation of the Cannes Film Festival, IDFA Forum Amsterdam, Extravagant India Film Festival Paris, Cinemundi Mostra Cine, Brazil, Docs DF Mexico, BAM Colombia, Cinema du Monde).

Uzu is a graduate from the University of Montreal, Canada and UDLA Puebla, Mexico (Master of Arts,
Anthropology), a member of the Academy of the European Film Awards, of the Association Le Deuxième Regard, and of the board of the Science and Television Association.