Jean-Max Méjean is a writer and critic. He wrote about 30 books about great directors such as Federico Fellini, Woody Allen, Pedro Almodovar, Sergeï Parajanov and Emir Kusturica. He also managed some cinema collective works: Philosophie et cinéma (CinémAction, n°94), Comment parler de cinéma (L’Harmattan), etc. He wrote for Jeune Cinéma, Éclipses and on the website www.iletaitunefoislecinema.com and http://www.jeunecinema.fr. His last publications are: L'Atalante, éditions Gremese, collection Les meilleurs films de notre vie, Rome, 2017; La Grande Vadrouille de Gérard Oury, éditions Gremese, collection Լes Films sélectionnés, Rome, 2020; Bruno Dumont, un funambule de génie (dir.), Jacques Flament alternative éditoriale, La Neuville Aux-Joûtes, 2020.
In 1983, she graduated from the directing department of the Yerevan State Institute of Art and Theater. From 1984 to 2014, she worked at the Public Television of Armenia as a director, then as the head of the film program and dubbing department. Since 2020, she has been working at the National Cinema Center of Armenia as the head of the applications and protocols department.