Lyse Lafontaine (Lyla Films): With over fifteen production credits to her name, Lyse has established herself as one of the premier Canadian producers. Mainly focused on Canadian productions, she has branched out into productions from France as well. Along with Laurence Anyways, Lyse has had her hands in several notable productions as of late including Walter Salles’ On the Road (2012) and Richard Lewis’ Barney’s Version (2010). Lafontaine has been nominated for three Genie Awards (now known as the Canadian Screen Awards) for Best Picture, including Laurence Anyways.
Charles Gillibert & Nathanaël Karmitz (MK2 Productions): Working together as a highly regarded French production team, Charles and Nathanaël have been involved in several award winning international productions. In addition to their work with Xavier Dolan (including Xavier’s upcoming film Tom à la ferme) the two have produced the two most recent films from highly acclaimed director Abbas Kiarostami, Certified Copy (2010) and Like Someone in Love (2012). Some of their other credits to date include Walter Salles’ On the Road (2012) and Olivier Assayas’ Something in the Air (2012).