She acted in the film Les Intrigues de Sylvia Couski, 1975 with Marie-France Garcia, and in theatre in Paris, and has been photographed by Emil Cadoo and Martine Barrat.
She wrote a column on television for the journal, Libération, and then on French song. She broadcasts Saturday midnight to 1 am as Chanson Boum on France Culture. She is also passionate about Arab and Andalusian music. She directed a documentary on the films of Jean Painlevé.
She is an active member of Act-Up Paris on behalf of transgender persons, and has written for the gay magazine Têtu on Algerian trans prostitutes in France, and gay Iraqi refugees in England.
She is writing a book on the chanteuse Marianne Oswald.
- “Hélène Hazera répond à Marie-Hélène Bourcier”. Têtu. 31 July 2009. www.tetu.com/actualites/france/helene-hazera-repond-a-marie-helene-bourcier-15181.