Amel Guellaty

Writer / Director


Amel Guellaty, born in 1988, is a Tunisian director and photographer. After studying law at the Sorbonne, she began working in the cinema as an assistant on several feature films such as “Après Mai” by Olivier Assayas, “ Foreign Body” Raja Amari, “or “La Blessure” by Abdellatif Kechiche.
In 2017 she direct her first short film “Black Mamba” 20’ produced by Atlas Vision. Black Mamba has been selected in more than 60 international film festival and won 15 prices. Black Mamba has been bought by Canal+ in France and Canal 5 in Italie.
In parallel to her work in the cinema, Amel enrolled in 2014 at the “International Center of Photography” (ICP) in New York and began working as a photographer.
Right now she in preparing her second short film “Like Boys!” (shooting planed in April 2020) and her first feature film “Tunis – Djerba“.