Frederic Auburtin was born in Marseille where he studies music and literature before turning to Cinema. He makes his first steps on the films of Robert Guédiguian, Claude Berri (Jean de Florette and Manon des sources), and Francis Veber (The Fugitives).
He then works with Maurice Pialat, Luigi Comencini, Richard Heffron, Bertrand Blier. And he takes part in great adventures with Jean-Jacques Annaud, Claude Berri (in Germinal and Lucie Aubrac), Jean-Paul Rappeneau, Randall Wallace (The Man in the iron mask).
In 2005, he joins the collective of « Paris, I love you » by directing the segment « Quartier Latin ».
UNITED PASSIONS is his 5th full-length film.
Films presented at Cannes