An urban planner by training, Michèle Eybalin has invested a great deal, professionally and politically, in questions of town planning, the environment and ecology. Regional Councilor in Rhône-Alpes from 1998 to 2015, she chaired the Environment Commission there, was a member of the Culture Commission and also sat on the Committee of European Regions. Based in Montélimar, Michèle is active in local associations: she is notably on the board of directors of the Written on Screen Film Festival, and as an amateur photographer, works on projects such as Presence. (s) photograph in memory of the Teil earthquake.
Bernard Soulage has held the responsibilities of vice-president in charge of Europe and international relations for the Rhône-Alpes region, of European deputy (2009) and various mandates (municipal councilor, vice-mayor, vice-president of the community of agglomeration) in Meylan and Grenoble. It has an establishment in Ardèche. He is also a member of the Board of Transparency International France.
After a Masters in Political Science, and some publications, Audrey Bastide Banegas trained in documentary filmmaking at the Ateliers Varan, then in production at the Lussas Documentary School. She has since been a reader for several production companies, participated in the creation of the Pépinière in the documentary village of Lussas and has worked for the past three years as a production manager for the documentary channel Lyon Capitale TV, in which she has worked. accompanied by several films from the DOCMonde collection.
Roxanne Riou was born in France where she studied arts and cinema. Along the way, she asserts her taste for documentaries, a cinema that is both inventive, close to people and bearer of social and political concerns. In 2016, she obtained a professional Master in "Documentary film professions" at the University of Aix-Marseille. Subsequently, she moved to Lussas in Ardèche to join the Tënk team, an online platform dedicated to the dissemination of the documentary. She is currently a programmer for Tënk de la Plage "Première Bobines" dedicated to school films.
After coordinating the Estates General of documentary film for 8 years, I turned to other forms of artistic expression, the arts of the street, the stage and the public space. I am currently in charge of the programming of a cultural season of the performing arts. I kept one foot in the documentary by ensuring the programming of the ecology beach of the Tënk platform.
Laurent Bitty is a film producer for "LES FILMS DU CONTINENT". He studied for the Master II documentary production and directing in Senegal in Saint-Louis at the University Gaston Berger. He also did the Master II museology in management of intangible cultural heritage. Holder of a higher diploma in theater, he is now a theater teacher at the National Higher Institute of Arts and Cultural Action (INSAAC). Laurent made a documentary film: "BALLA"
Association of Cameroonian Documentary Directors (ARDC)
Association of Cameroonian Documentary Directors (ARDC)
After studying the performing arts at the University of Yaoundé, Félix Mbog-Len Mapout made his first documentary films. In 2012, he graduated from the Master 2 Documentary production at the UGB of Saint-Louis (Senegal) where he directed two short films and developed the writing of his first feature documentary “The Myth of Mapout”. In parallel, Félix Mbog-Len Mapout is a teacher-trainer.
Biography: Born in Neryungri, Republic of Sakha (Yakutia). Founder of “Siberian Studio of Independent Cinema” (since 2008) and “Siberian Film Commission” (since 2013). Founded his project Siberia DOC (since 2010) influenced a whole generation of documentary filmmakers from all Russia. Participant of LAB “French-Russian Academy of Cinema 2012” in Paris. Participant of the Program ExOriente IDF (Czech Republic). Member of "Russian Documentary Guild". Filmography of Director: 2019 - “Byzantine singing”, director documentary, 70 min (in production). 2015 - “Snowdrop”, director, short fiction film, 15 min. 2011 - “An Artist's Diary”, director documentary, 26 minutes. 2007 - “The Will”, director, short fiction, 16 minutes. Producer: 2019 - producer documentary "Phalène", director Arthur Sokolov. Co-production with La Fabrica Nocturna Cinéma (France). 2015 - producer documentary film “Halves”, 90 min. Director Alexander Zarchikov. Co-production with Bathysphere production. 2014 - producer documentary film “Territory of Freedom”, 67 min. Director Alexander Kuznezov. Co-production with “Petit à Petit Production” (France). 2010 - producer documentary film “Territory of Love”, 64 min. Director Alexander Kuznezov. Co-production with CO-Kine (France).
Director of the Atelier Vidéo Multimédia (AVM) association based in Saint-Laurent du Maroni in French Guiana, which develops video and multimedia, training, support for the creation, production and distribution of video works.
After a master's degree in communication for development (2007), Mamounata Nikièma is interested in documentary cinema and specializes in a master's degree in creative documentary production. Mamounata Nikièma is pursuing her career as a director (2007) and that more recent as a producer (2011) within her Pilumpiku structure. She is very involved in the networks of Burkinabé filmmakers (Africadoc Burkina, Scriptwriters Guild, Coordination of producers, Federation of filmmakers, etc.), and has actively participated for several years in Fespaco, notably within the Junior Space.
Maud MARTIN founded the production company Picture after in 2008 in Tours after obtaining a master's degree in cinema philosophy and spent five years as a cultural administrator within a collective of directors. Today, she has produced around fifteen films (documentaries, animated short films, essays) and is currently developing numerous projects. His work within the collective of producers of The Picture After is based on the desire to defend an inventive cinema and directors who design each of their films as a new space for research and experimentation.
Author-director-producer, Jean-Marie Gigon began training in the field in 1981. In thirty years, he has had the opportunity to intervene in all phases of the making of documentary and fiction films. His short films have led him to work with Jean-François Stévenin, Michael Lonsdale, André Wilms, Edith Scob. Since 2005, he has been working on the development of his own company Sanosi Productions.
Trained in Cameroon, Ecrans Noirs Festival from 2004 to 2005 then French Insititut from 2009 to 2010, and Syria, French Institute and DoxBox Festival from 2007 to 2008, Florent Coulon is a graduate of Sciences-Po and the Institut de Management d 'Aix-Marseille III. Coming from the distribution of documentaries in festivals, he follows training in the production of creative documentaries at Ardèche Images. Then created VraiVrai Films in 2011.
Since 2001, Leitmotiv Production has produced short and long documentary films for television and cinema. Documentaries of society, history, memory, cinema, films by authors with a strong aesthetic bias from French and foreign directors, confirmed or emerging. What matters to us is a desire for shared cinema finding its expression from reality to unfold in different forms. We support these attempts to explore the human through the eyes of artists from different cultures and approaches. Leitmotiv Production is developing international co-productions with Eurasia and the Middle East. Leitmotiv Production belongs to the Eurodoc, PEÑA (Produire en Nouvelle-Aquitaine) and Docmonde networks. Leitmotiv Production is a member of the Agence du Court Métrage, Unifrance and TËNK, an S-VOD platform for author documentaries. Jérôme Amimer is a producer and director of autobiographical films. Selective filmography: Blockade by Hakob Melkonyan (65 mn, 2020, France-Armenia) News From Chantal Akerman by Martine Lancelot (44 mn, 2020, France) Camille Senon, the lady of the red country by François Perlier (52 mn, 2017, France ) The Inner City by Jérôme Amimer (49 min, 2017, France) The Green Loop by Sophie Bensadoun (52 min, 2016, France) Cité-Hôpital de Naruna Kaplan De Macedo (52 min, 2012, France)
After a double course in political science (international relations) and employment law, Aline Abt first worked as a consultant in employment law. It was at the headquarters of the NGO Handicap international (9 years old, in the Human Resources Department) that she developed her taste for intercultural relations and international action. Since 2014, she has been in charge of the management, administration and animation of the associative life of Docmonde in Lussas.
After studying cinema at the University of Lille, Frédéric Violeau worked in festivals, in production and in European film organizations (Eureka Audiovisuel, EAVE, Cineuropa.org). From 2006 to 2014, he directed four documentaries and several corporate films. He then lived in Ouagadougou where he worked among other things for the Fespaco film market. He has been working at Docmonde since April 2015 where: he is currently in charge of training programs and professional meetings.