Élie Wajeman was born in 1980. Admited to the Femis in 2004 (scriptwriting department) after studying film and drama, he wrote and directed several shorts, in particular Platonov, la nuit est belle in 2005, Los Angeles, in 2007 selected at the Festival côté court in Pantin and Arturo in 2010. Aliyah is his first feature film.
2007 : Los Angeles
2005 : Platonov, la nuit est belle