Nicolas Steil

Nicolas Steil began his career in the 1980s as a journalist.  In 1986, he founded Iris Productions, his own production company, producing documentaries, television reports and commercials. In 1988 he was key in the establishment of P.A.L., Luxembourg's first association of producers, and contributed to the creation of Luxembourg's double financing system for audiovisual productions. From 1991 to 1996, he was General Director of EURO AIM, a European Commission MEDIA financing and marketing programme. Since 1988, Nicolas Steil has represented Luxembourg at AGICOA, and spearheaded the creation of ALGOA in 1999. Serving as General Secretary of ULPA since 1997, he negotiates on behalf of and represents Luxembourgish film producers. The same year, he initiated the IRIS GROUP's expansion into an international production and distribution company with branches in 5 European countries, producing feature and animation films, documentaries and TV series. Nicolas Steil also ventured into directing with 2009's "Réfractaire" which was selected for over 30 international film festivals, winning 6 awards.

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As every year for the past 7 years, the Rocklab teams up with the Luxembourg City Film Festival to showcase video clips made in Luxembourg by local artists, directors and... → More


Join us at Ciné Utopia Wednesday, December 7th at 7:00 PM for this month's LuxFilmLab for a screening of Godland from Hlynur Pálmason. In the late 19th century, a young... → More


Join us at Ciné Utopia Wednesday, October 2nd at 7:00 PM for this month's LuxFilmLab for a screening of the last Venise Silver Lion: Saint Omer from Alice Diop. Saint... → More