photo credits: S.Veyrié - CC-BY-SA-3.0
country of citizenship:
native language: French
language of expression: French
occupation: film director, screenwriter, writer, children's writer
award received: Prix Goncourt des Lycéens, Prix Renaudot, Roger Nimier Prize, prix François-Mauriac, Grand prix Jean-Giono
influenced by: Woody Allen
David Foenkinos (born 28 October 1974) is a French author and screenwriter. He studied literature and music in Paris.
His novel La délicatesse is a bestseller in France. A film based on the book was released in December 2011, with Audrey Tautou as the main character. In 2014 he was awarded Prix Renaudot for his novel "Charlotte".
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