Short Films & VR Programme Planning Manager | XR@Annecy CITIA – International Animation Film Festival & Market
Born in 1974 in Annecy, he discovered animation thanks to the television. He then experimented with clay animation on camera 8mm. He began his film education in high-school and continued the studies at Lumière University Lyon 2. After refusing to do military service, he was employed at the film department of Annecy Festival. He is now responsible for data entry and archiving. He mainly serves, however, as a video-operator for selection committees. Thanks to this post, he is able to see over 3000 films each year since 1997. In 2012 he became a member of the selection committee at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival, and, since 2016 now in charge of the Virtual Reality demos, that became a competitive category in 2019.