Mathieu Amalric, born the 25th of October 1965, lives in Paris.
Discovers Cinema thanks to Otar Losseliani in 1984. Has worked as assistant-director; stage manager, assistant-editor or sutler for Louis Malle, Danièle Dubroux, Peter Handke, Alain Tanner, J.C.Monteiro or Romain Goupil while making short films. In 1991, he makes the acquaintance of Arnaud Desplechin at the Angers Premier Plans Film Festival, who invents him as an actor. Since then, he does both.