Avant-premières 2016

Niels Schneider


Born in Paris in 1987, Niels Schneider first followed a theatrical training before getting in 2008 his very first role in cinema in the drama Everything Is Fine by Yves-Christian Fournier.
The following year he played in Canada, in the debut feature of  Xavier Dolan, I Killed My Mother. In 2010 he collaborated a second time with the Canadian director Xavier Dolan in Heartbeats. For this movie, he won the Trophée Chopard Award for Male Revelation of the Year at the Cannes Film Festival in 2011.
Since 2013, he played in several movies : You and the night, Disorders, Black Diamond and Sleeping Beauty by Ado Arrietta which premiere this year at Entrevues.


  • We are proud to announce the 12 feature films and 13 shorts & medium length films selected in the 2019 International Competition of Belfort.