ALCATRAZ FILMS is a film production company based in Paris, created in 2012 from the partnership between Laurence CLERC and Olivier THERY LAPINEY, after their experience of line production and financing Gaspar NOE’s « Enter the Void.».

ALCATRAZ FILMS claims an independent spirit, a strong identity and a limitless curiosity that led the company to the Palme d’Or in 2013 for BLUE IS THE WARMEST COLOR by Abdellatif KECHICHE, and to the Golden Leopard in 2016 for GODLESS by Ralitza PETROVA.

ALCATRAZ FILMS works with well-established auteurs like Claire DENIS on her lasts movies LES SALAUDS (Un Certain Regards Cannes 2013) and HIGH LIFE (TIFF Gala 2018), Cristi PUIU on SIERANEVADA (Official Competition Cannes 2016) and Christian SCHWOCHOW on PAULA (Piazza Grande Locarno 2016). Moreover, ALCATRAZ FILMS demonstrates its desire to introduce new talents, as Gonzague LEGOUT and Tommy WEBER on their first feature film.