Laurent Nègre, director/writer

Laurent Nègre is a franco-swiss director/writer born in 1973. A graduate from the film section of The School of Fine Arts in Geneva, he starts learning his trade in movie and publicity, mainly in Swiss and Spain. After working on several shorts, often as a director, he is noticed in 2003 with his short Schenglet®.

Active on numerous projects in Switzerland and abroad, he honed his skills in writing and, in 2005, directed his first feature film, Fragile, award winner at the Swiss Film Prize. His second feature film, the action-comedy Opération Casablanca, a Switzerland, France and Canada coproduction, will be released in 2010. Laurent Nègre has been selected in numerous writing and international development workshops including EAVE, Equinoxe, Grand Nord, Vision/Focal and the Forum de Coproduction de Namur.

Laurent Nègre also act as a consultant for the swiss production company Bord Cadre films, screening scripts and projects for them.

- Schenglet official site (in french)
- Fragile official site (in french)
- Opération Casablanca official site (in french)

last update : june 2010
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