Céline Devaux joined the École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs de Paris in 2007, where she directed Life and Death of the Illustrious Grigori Yefimovich Rasputin, which won awards at the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival and the Premiers Plans Festival. Her second short, Sunday Lunch, was selected in Official Competition at Cannes in 2015. Presented in nearly 40 festivals around the world, it won the César for Best Animated Short. Her next title, You Will Be Fine, won the Golden Lion for Best Short Film at the Venice Film Festival in 2017.
In 2022, her first feature film, Everybody Loves Jeanne, was presented in the Special Screening strand at Critics’ Week in Cannes and released in French theaters in September 2022.