Estelle Artus is a French-American film writer-director living in New York. She studied visual arts and graduated with a Ph.D. from Sorbonne University in Paris with a specialization in video art. Estelle produced and directed a series of shorts midway between movies and video art pieces that have been exhibited in museums and art galleries worldwide. After moving to New York, she made her debut narrative feature: According to Her (2016) and further wrote episodic series: The Doorwoman (2017) and narrative features screenplays: Turn the Tide (2018) and Ask Me Anything (2019) – currently in development.
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 modern art history at Sorbonne University when in Paris and now at Stevens Institute of Technology and the Museum of Modern Art.