José Bénazéraf (January 8, 1922 – December 1, 2012) was a French filmmaker and producer. Bénazéraf was born in Casablanca, Morocco. After completing his studies in political sciences, he started his career by producing Les lavandières du Portugal in 1958, a film of Pierre Gaspard-Huit. He started to direct erotic feature films in 1961 with L'éternité pour nous. At the end of the 1970s, he moved his attention to the direct-to-video market.