Nathalie Marchak

Screenwriter and Director

Nathalie Marchak is a French screenwriter and director. She holds a Master's in Law from Harvard University (LL'M 07) and is the Vice President of the ARP. She is also a member of the 5050 collective.



After a few appearances as an actress in theater and cinema – in Claude Lelouch’s “The Parisians” and Cédric Klapisch’s “Russian Dolls” – and a stint in production (MK2 and Sofica Unietoile), Nathalie began directing short films.


Among these is “Happy New Year” featuring Anne Charrier, Philippe Lefebvre, and Grégoire Bonnet, broadcast on OCS and TF1. In 2017, she moved to writing and directing her first feature-length film “By Instinct”, starring Alexandra Lamy. This movie was broadcast on Canal+, Cine+, and Amazon Prime Video France.

In March 2023, she created, co-wrote, and directed the 2*90-minute mini-series “The Whistlers” with Nadia Fares and Charles Berling. Produced by Storia TV/Mediawan, the series was broadcast on France 2 and led the ratings.

Currently, she is preparing her next feature film as a director, produced by Anonymous Content and Fédération Studios. Her original screenplay “A Beautiful Journey” was selected for the inaugural Wscripted Cannes Screenplay List of excellent screenplays written by women with high international potential.