Anaïs Baseilhac is a freelance photographer and videographer. She obtained a Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts, before going on to complete a Master's degree in Anthropology, Sociology and History at the EHESS. She then turned to Master in documentary writing: research and creation at Aix-Marseille University.
She has produced photographic reports in Morocco, Côte d'Ivoire and Switzerland, as well as video and photographic commissions for various institutions and companies (Cie Himé, Cie Kaminari, Soirées Astrales, Grand théâtre de Provence...).
In 2020, she made her first documentary film, Half-timeThe result is an intimate dive into a predominantly male hair salon in Marseille. His documentary won numerous awards (Best documentary december 2020 at the Pure Magic Film Festival, Prix du public at the Lyon 2020 Youth Film FestivalJury Prize at the Lyf Documentaire and 'Best documentary short film' at the Golden Leaf International Festival (India) in 2021.
Julie Lerat-Gersant is an actress, playwright and author.
In 2006, she co-founded La Piccola Familia with director Thomas Jolly, a theater company with which she has collaborated for fifteen years. In 2016, she co-wrote and directed the project Adolescence and territory(ies) supported by Odéon-Théâtre de l'Europe. Between 2018 and 2020, she will join the Atelier Scénario at the Fémis and will also train in series writing at the CEEA.
In 2021, she directed her first feature film Smallwhich portrays a rebellious 16-year-old girl who becomes pregnant. The film was released nationally in February 2023, and was selected for the 75th Locarno International Film Festival (Independent Press Prize and a special mention for the Locarno Youth Prize, as well as the Tübingen (Germany) and Linz (Austria) Youth Prizes, and the Bobigny Student Jury Prize).She has also directed a documentary, La Pouponnière (52') to be broadcast on France 3 in summer 2024.