Mariette Monpierre

b. Guadeloupe

Mariette Monpierre is a filmmaker born in Guadeloupe and raised in Paris. She graduated from the Sorbonne and Smith College. She produced commercials for clients like Pepsi, Visa and Pizza Hut before shifting into shorts, documentaries, and narrative film. Elza (2011) is her feature length directorial debut.

 

Elza (2011)

 

Paris la métisse (2005)