About Hervé Cohen
Hervé Cohen is an award-winning filmmaker and cinematographer and has traveled the world to capture compelling stories: from the Amazon, filming a musical poetic piece about environment, to the countryside of China, following the work of three traveling projectionists; via Senegal capturing the initiation ceremony of a young Diola; the entire United States, filming a family road movie during the Democratic Primaries; Benin, West Africa, following the life of a 7 year old girl over the course of 12 years of her school life, for the PBS series “Time for School”, and of course Paris (where he is originally from) filming a personal story about the exile of the Algerian Jews. He has also shot 2 feature narratives, in San Francisco and in Haiti. One of them, Ayiti Mon Amour, a contender for the Best Foreign Language Film Category for the 2018 Oscars.
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