Annie Ernaux - Born in 1940 and grew up in Normandy, France. After studying literature in Rouen, she became an associate professor and pursued a teaching career while writing. She is one of the most important literary voices of France, and has written approximately twenty books, among them A Man’s Place, Happening and the Years.
David Ernaux-Briot- Born in 1968 and grew up in Annecy and Cergy-Pontoise, France. He is the son of Annie and Philippe Ernaux. After studying science, he turned to science journalism. He then wrote and directed mini-series for the platforms Universcience and CANOPE. The Super 8 Years is his first full-lenght documentary.