Pascal Tessaud

Biography: Pascal Tessaud is born in Paris and grew up in working class projects around Paris. After studying Literature, Cinema and Philosophy at Nanterre University, he worked 3 years at Saint Denis in an association before starting directing films.

He has done three short films: Noctambules in 2003, with the Palestinian actress Hiam Abbass, L’Été de Noura in 2005, Facies in 2008 and Slam, ce qui nous brule (Words are burning us) about the french Poetry slam Movement in 2007 which has been screened in 35 countries.


Films Shown in AFF, Inc. Programs:
L’Été de Noura (2006).

Noctambules (2003);
L’Été de Noura (2005);
Slam, ce qui nous brule (2007);
Faciès (2008);
Mantes-la-Jolie sur le Mic’ (2009);
Alien (2010);
Saint-Denis (2010);
Marseille (2011);
La Ville Lumière (2012);
Chants, sueur et larmes (2012);
Brooklyn (2014).