Audrey Diwan

Audrey Diwan, born in 1980, is a French film director of Lebanese descent. She is best known as a screenwriter and a journalist, and made her directorial debut in 2019 with Losing it. Two years later, Happening was selected for the main competition at the Venice International Film Festival and was awarded the Golden Lion. Diwan is also a member of Le Collectif 50/50, which is a French association with the goal of promoting equality across sex and gender in film and other audiovisual art.