Fabrice Puchault was born in 1965 in France. He graduated from the French National School and worked as an Independent Producer from 1992 to 2003. Then he joined the French TV 3 as Editor-in-Chief of Science and Wildlife, documentary section. In November 2005, he joined the France TV 2, documentary section and since 2008 has been responsible for planning the network and digital media. From February 2011 to January 2016, he served as director of the documentary section of French TV 2.
Fabrice Puchault is currently the director and the editor-in-chief of Arte, documentary section and works on social, history and cultural issues. He also teaches documentary history at the Sorbonne University of Paris.
ARTE is a European cultural network in, which aims to raise awareness among its viewers by producing creative and innovative programs.