Director of Those Who Work
Antoine Russbach was born in Geneva where he lived until the age of 20. He then studied directing and screenwriting in Belgium at the IAD (Institute of the Broadcasting Arts in Louvain-La-Neuve). In 2008, he co-directed Michel, with Emmanuel Marre. The short film was selected in a significant number of festivals, where it won several awards, notably in Teheran, Angers, Brussels and Paris. In 2009 he directed The Good Boys (Les Bons Garçons), his thesis film, which competed at Angers Premier Plan FF and in the International Competition of Clermont Ferrand Short FF. Those Who Work (Ceux Qui Travaillent) is his first feature film, and premiered at the Locarno FF.