Summary: Icelandic-French prolific film director and screenwriter whose film Stormy Weather
was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2003 Cannes Film
Festival and who also won the best director award at the Ghent
International Film Festival in 1999 for the well-known drama film Haut les Coeurs! about a woman who while pregnant discovers that she has breast cancer.
Cause of Death: Breast cancer
Born: December 8, 1960
Died: August 7, 2015
Location: Drome, France