Caroline Champetier

Caroline Champetier (born 16 July 1954) is a French cinematographer. She has contributed to more than one hundred films since 1979. She won the César Award for Best Cinematography for her work on Of Gods and Men in 2011.[1]

Caroline Champetier
Champetier in 2017.
Born (1954-07-16) 16 July 1954
OccupationCinematographer, Director, Screenwriter
Years active1979-present

She was the president of the French Society of Cinematographers (AFC) between 2009 and 2012.[2]

She has a daughter with Louis-Do de Lencquesaing, Alice de Lencquesaing, who is an actress.[3]

Selected filmography

As cinematographer

Year Title Notes
1981 Le Pont du Nord
1984 Klassenverhältnisse
1993 Hélas pour moi
1993 Les Enfants jouent à la Russie
1995 A Single Girl
1996 Ponette
1999 Lush
2001 H Story
2005 The Young Lieutenant
2010 Of Gods and Men César Award for Best Cinematography
Lumières Award for Best Cinematography
Nominated—European Film Award for Best Cinematographer
2011 Sport de filles
2012 Holy Motors Nominated—César Award for Best Cinematography
2014 La Rançon de la gloire
2015 The Art Dealer
2016 Agnus Dei Nominated—César Award for Best Cinematography
Looking for Her

As director/screenwriter

Year Title Notes
1991 Le Sommeil d'Adrien Writer
Short film
2012 Berthe Morisot Director
TV movie


  1. Libiot, Eric (26 February 2011). "César 2011: Tout le monde il est beau, tout le monde il a gagné... ou presque". L'Express. Retrieved 2015-02-13.
  2. "Caroline Champetier, nouvelle présidente de l'AFC". AFC. Retrieved 22 March 2015.
  3. "Alice de Lencquesaing". Canal+. Retrieved 22 March 2015.
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