Sebastien Blanc is a Swiss filmmaker based in London. He worked for a short time for the Swiss national TV network (RSI) and on his own short films and music videos. Collaborating with a Swiss rapper, his music videos have over 300'000 views on Youtube and Vimeo.
At 19 he moved to Bologna, Italy, attending the Accademia del Cinema. After a short film course at the UCLA he then moved to London where he attended the Met Film School. There he directed, produced and wrote short films, documentaries, web series and multi-camera shows.
He currently spends his time between London and Lugano (Switzerland), developing two feature films and writing, producing and directing a series of short films through his company Lakeside Pictures (http://www.lakeside-pictures.com/)
Name: Sebastien Blanc
Lives in: London, England
Company: Lakeside Pictures
Occupation: Assistant Director, Director, Editor, Producer and Screenwriter
Film (Short and Fantasy) Producer Jeremy, a radioactive boy experiences a strange new world for the first time, as well as a love that can never be.
Film (Short, Biography, Comedy and Drama) Writer Gilbert, an alcoholic old man, has been living on a cliff saving people from committing suicide for the past 10 years. When Alan, a troubled young man tries to kill himself, Gilbert is faced with the reality of the human condition: some people just want, and maybe have the right, to die. And it's not his fault.
Film (Short, Action, Drama and War) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Tempted by the promise of heroism and determined to prove his worth to the world, James Jenkins volunteers to fight for Britain in the trenches of WWI, prompting his older brother William to do the same in the hope of keeping James safe. The reality of war is far from their expectations and will test their bond to breaking point.
Film (Short and Drama) Producer A recluse is forced to act when a damsel in distress appears on his door step. Will he be a hero, or default to his isolation?
Met Film School
University of California-Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
Accademia del Cinema di Bologna