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Emilienne M.

Erbil, Iraq

$150 - $350 / Day

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About Emilienne

Emilienne Malfatto is a freelance photojournalist and writer covering conflict, social, environment and women-related issues. She’s been awarded the Albert Londres book prize, the Goncourt to the first novel and the IAFOR documentary photography Grand Prize, among others. Her work has been featured in The Washington Post, The New York Times, Le Figaro, Le Monde, among others, and exhibited internationally. She studied in France and Colombia and graduated from Sciences Po Paris in 2013. She then worked for the Agence France Presse (AFP) in France and on the Middle East regional desk. In early 2015 she became a freelancer. Emilienne is a member of Women Photograph and Frontline Freelance Register. She is available for assignments.

Top Services

  • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist

  • Reporter / Journalist

  • Sound Mixer

Top Projects

  • En Tunisie, la colère gronde chez les réfugiés du camp de Choucha En savoir plus sur

    • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
    • Reporter / Journalist

    The story of the last days of a refugee camp in the border between Tunisia and Libya.

  • Irak: las milicias cristianas en el frente

    • Sound Mixer

    A report on the Mosul frontline against the Islamic State group, with the Dwekh Nawshah christian milicia.

  • Peshmerga 2.0: New generation of Kurd fighters in Iraq

    • Reporter / Journalist

    Peshmerga: this name brings the image of rough fighters from the mountain... But peshmergas have changed. And now, battling the Islamic State group on the Iraqi frontlines, urban and modern men have taken on the name and figure of "those who face death".

  • Diaspora Kurds return to homeland to battle ISIL jihadists

    • Reporter / Journalist

    A human story about how young Kurds who lived all their lives in Europe came back to Kurdistan to join the fight against the Islamic State group.

  • The Washington Post: Clues to the identity of Iran's next supreme leader in the back alleys of a holy city

    • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist

    Photo assignment for The Washington Post in Najaf, Iraq:



  • Full HD video camera
  • DSLR or equivalent


  • External recorder

All Services


  • Fixer
  • Translator

Production Support

  • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
  • On-Air Reporter / Host
  • Reporter / Journalist


  • Sound Mixer

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