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Jean-Christophe Reymond

Jean-Christophe Reymond




Decision Maker 2017
Decision Maker 2012
FrameWork Participant 2011
Decision Maker 2010


After graduating from ESSEC International Business School and the French film school La Fémis, Jean-Christophe Reymond founded Kazak Productions in 2007. He was joined by Amaury Ovise, and in ten years they have produced more than 45 short films and ten feature films: Price of Success (Toronto Special Presentation 2017, San Sebastian) and Jimmy Rivière by Teddy Lussi-Modeste, Corporate (Karlovy Vary) by Nicolas Silhol, Wakhan Front by Clement Cogitore (in competition in the Cannes Critics’ Week 2015, New Film New Directors), Sophia Antipolis (Locarno / San Sebastian 2018) and Mercuriales by Virgil Vernier (ACID selection at Cannes 2014), A Taste of Ink by Morgan Simon (San Sebastian New Directors) and Fool Circle by Vincent Mariette. Roads by Sebastian Schipper and les Fauves by Vincent Mariette are now in post-production and 5 projects are in development, including new projects by Clement Cogitore and Julia Ducournau (Raw).
Our ambition is to accompany directors on their films and throughout their careers.
Jean-Christophe Reymond is a member of the ACE network.
He was elected Procirep Young Producer of the Year 2010.

company profile

Founded in 2007 by Jean-Christophe Reymond, now associated with producer Amaury Ovise, Kazak is a dynamic young production company on the lookout for up-and-coming talents from our generation. Our projects tackle contemporary issues in a wide variety of genres and formats.
In less than 10 years, we have produced ten features, five documentaries and more than forty five short films.
Nine films (two features and seven short films) have been selected at the Cannes Film Festival and numerous films have been screened at other prestigious international films festivals (Toronto, Locarno, San Sebastian, Annecy).
Kazak Productions received the Procirep Prize for Short Film Producer of the Year and is a member of ACE.