Iftane is a multilingual director, cinematographer, photographer, story artist and sculptress based in France.
She holds a Master's Degree of Art Direction in Animated Films, VFX & Visual Communication.
After working as a CG artist on a Netflix TV show, in 2018 Iftane decided to switch her CGI softwares for her camera and teamed up with National Geographic documentary producer to work
on an ethnographic documentary film.
Today, Iftane works as a Director of Photography on various projects including short films, commercials, video clips and documentaries. She is responsible for the process of recording
a scene in the manner desired by the director, the choice of the cameras and lenses, designing
and selecting lighting, directing the gaffer's placement of lighting, the shot composition
and camera mouvements in consultation with the director.
Her experience as a CG artist gives her a complete understanding of the production needs while working with a visual effects team as well as being very efficient and creative in drawing the storyboard and adding her artistic input.
She is also very involved in the environmental cause and works as a video producer
for the Jane Goodall Institute France.