Guilhem Caillard – Director of Cinemania Festival

Guilhem Caillard is the Managing Director of the CINEMANIA Film Festival in Montreal (Quebec, Canada) celebrating its 24th edition from November 1st to 11th, 2018. He plays an important role into the film selection and the fundraising of this major event. Before coming to Quebec, Guilhem worked for several European festivals, among them the Avignon Festival and the Mediterranean Film Festival of Montpellier
(CINEMED). He studied at the Université Paul Valery (Montpellier) and most recently in Film Studies at the Concordia University (Quebec). In Montreal, he collaborated with the programming team of the Cinémathèque Québécoise as well as actively writing articles for various publications. Guilhem’s specialty is “Cultural Management”; with a focus on the history of cinema. He has served as a member of the jury at several worldwide film festivals.