Estelle Artus is a French-American film writer-director living in New York. She obtained her Ph.D. from Sorbonne University in Paris before moving to New York in 2007. Estelle made her debut narrative feature: According to Her in 2016. She wrote episodic series (The Doorman – 2017) and narrative features screenplays (Turn the Tide -2018, Ask Me Anything – 2019). She is currently in development of her second feature film.
Estelle has been nominated for the NBC Universal Emerging Director Program in 2017 and was a Toronto International Film Festival Director Lab and a Final Draft competition finalist in 2018. She taught film and visual art at Sorbonne University, NJCU, and Stevens Institute of Technology. She is a regular lecturer at the Museum of Modern Art.