Born in France, Florent Vassault is a documentary filmmaker. After several short fiction films and a mockumentary (Bernard Thomas, les secrets de la gloire, 2007), he co-directed with sociologist Arnaud Gaillard the award-winning documentary Honk!(2011), a take on the death penalty in the United States. In 2017, he pursues this examination of the effects of capital punishment in Lindy Lou, Juror Number 2.
In addition to his own projects, Florent is also a feature film editor.