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Bernard Michaux

Bernard Michaux




Decision Maker 2017


Bernard, born and raised in Luxembourg, has studied film production at the University of Television and Film Munich. In 2006 he founded Lucil Film, that merged in 2015 with Samsa Film. Bernard Michaux is a EAVE and ACE Graduate and a member of the European Film Academy. He has produced several award winning international coproduction like “The Runway”, “Préjudice”, “Lucia de B.” or “Schatzritter” and has developed Samsa’s VR and AR activities.

company profile

SAMSA FILM is, by both its size and number of films, Luxembourg’s biggest production company. Through its involvement with IGC Films (Berlin), Liaison Cinématographique (Paris) and Artemis Productions (Bruxelles), Samsa Film is fully represented in the European market. In its 30 years of existence, the company has produced over eighty feature films, as well as an equal number of documentaries and shorts, many of which have attracted international acclaim in festivals such as Cannes, Berlin, Venice, San Sebastian and Toronto.