Nelly Ollivault, born in Rennes (France) in 1979. She studied cinema at the university before starting to work as a film editor, mainly for feature films. Self-taught photographer, she began in 2014 her first long-term project in Sarajevo. She shows a special interest in history and the traces of past. As an editor she also collaborated with photographers and worked for the photographical screenings of the festival ImageSingulières in Sète (France). She lives and works in Athens.