Production designer

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After 2 years studying at Ensaama and 4 years at the prestigious French cinema school FEMIS, Gwendal Bescond first worked as an art director, before being hired by Céline Sciamma as Production Designer for her feature film « Water Lilies » In 2006.
Since then Gwendal has enjoyed working on various cinema projects, from genre film to independent productions, but also commercials, TV series and mainstream movies. She is a member of the French Production Designers’ Guild A.D.C.

Session Title: Industry and Cinema?: what place for the creator in the organization of work?
(Hierarchy, status, role of each member in the global chain)

If we consider that the working world is an organization which requires skills and expertise in order to optimize creative, technical and economic performances, then it becomes interesting to question the human and structural issues implemented in this complex network. How does the creative act reveal itself, define itself and participate in a global process within an industrial chain, and more specifically in the world of film?