Born in 1973, Siegfried is a filmmaker, photographer, and musician with several motion picture scores to his credit. After two shorts, including La Faim, screened ar Directors’ Fortnight in 1996, he directed and composed the music for his first feature, Louise (take 2). This film, for which he also composed the music, was shown at Cannes in Un Certain Regard. In 1998. Sansa is his second feature film.