BEYOND
THE SCREEN

International Conference on Animation,
Effects, VR, Games and Transmedia
May 02-05, Stuttgart, Germany

Gilles Gaillard, Managing Director, Mikros Image & Post-production Services Technicolor France

A graduate from the Ecole Nationale Louis Lumière in Paris, Gilles Gaillard has always been passionate about the power of the image. He began his career as a freelance artist creating artwork for TV channels such as Canal + and Game One. He joined Mikros Image in 1999, where he was in charge of the digital cinema department for over five years, supervising the development of tools to implement films on digital media assets. Gilles Gaillard was appointed as Mikros Image’s Managing Director in 2008. Since 2009, he has lead the development of the group abroad : first in Belgium, then in Canada whilst streghtening the activities in France. Following Technicolor’s acquisition of Mikros image in June 2015, Gilles Gaillard has taken responsibility of Post Production Services France. He now drives both companies that offer visual effects services & post production services (images & sounds) as well as integrated services of mastering & dubbing for advertising, feature films, animation and television.

FMX is funded by the Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts and the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Labour and Housing of the State of Baden-Wuerttemberg, the City of Stuttgart and the MFG Film Funding, taking place in cooperation with VES Visual Effects Society, ACM SIGGRAPH, World Building Institute and Eurographics. FMX is an event by the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg, organized by the Institute of Animation, Visual Effects and Digital Postproduction, hosting the Animation Production Day (APD), a joint venture with the Festival of Animated Film Stuttgart (ITFS).