Mathieu Le Lay

Mathieu Le Lay is a French director and cinematographer. After he graduating in wildlife conservation at the University of Salford (UK), his passion for cinema, nature and wildlife led him to one year study at IFFCAM, the French wildlife film school.

His style of filmmaking is a visual poetry that feeds the soul with images of rare beauty and a feeling of freedom. His art and his intimate quest are strongly connected. Guided by wild environments and mysterious atmospheres, Mathieu’s films tell genuine stories of the interaction between humans and nature, inspiring people to travel, discover and feel the raw subtlety of the world.