Jacky Raynal is French directress, actress and film editor. Shes born in 1940 near Montpellier. The film maker has a diploma in Linguistics. In the early 60s, already a photographer, young Jacky Raynal starts working in the field of cinema. Shes assistent film editor for the documentarys of G. Patriss and F. Vienne. After that, she edits the first films of E. Rohmer. In 1965 J. Raynal gets the license of senior film editor for feature films in CNC (National Cinema Center). Now shes working with the film directors of the New Wave.