Guilhem Caillard is the Managing Director of CINEMANIA Francophone Film Festival in Montreal where he plays an important role in selecting films and fundraising. Before moving to Quebec, Guilhem worked for several European festivals including Avignon Festival and CINEMED. He studied at Université Paul Valery, Université d'Avignon and Film Studies at Concordia University. In Montreal, he worked with the Cinémathèque Québécoise and wrote articles for Séquences, 24 Images, Cineuropa and Panorama Cinéma. He specialises in Cultural Management with a focus on the history of cinema and has served as jury member at several international film festivals which he also regularly attends.