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Houda Benyamina

Houda Benyamina was born on November 30, 1980 in Viry-Châtillon, Essonne, France. She is a director and writer, known for Divines (2016), Sur la route du paradis (2011) and Ma poubelle géante (2009). See full bio »

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Known For

Divines Director
Salam Director


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 2022 Salam (co-director)
 2020 The Eddy (TV Mini Series) (2 episodes)
- Jude (2020)
- Amira (2020)
 2016 Divines
 2014 Ghetto Child (as Uda Benyamina)
 2011 Sur la route du paradis (Short) (as Uda Benyamina)
 2009 Ma poubelle géante (Video short) (as Uda Benyamina)
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 2016 Divines (adaptation) / (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 2011 Sur la route du paradis (Short) (as Uda Benyamina)
 2009 Ma poubelle géante (Video short) (as Uda Benyamina) / (story - as Uda Benyamina)
Hide Hide Show Show Producer (2 credits)
 2021 Tell Me Your Secrets (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Once I Had a Love (2021) ... (executive producer)
 2009 Ma poubelle géante (Video short) (producer - as Uda Benyamina)
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 2017 La nuit des Césars (TV Series documentary)
Self - Winner
- 42ème nuit des Césars (2017) ... Self - Winner
 2016 Cannes Film Festival (TV Series)
Self - Winner

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Uda Benyamina

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Personal Quote:

If you want something to change you have to speak up at the highest level. I think my speech in Cannes, or the Oscars So White, or [Patricia Arquette's] Oscar's speech - we have to speak up and put the clitoris on the table. [2016] See more »


Sister of Oulaya Amamra and Mounir Amamra.

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