Gaëlle Bayssière and Didier Creste named producers of the year
- The duo from Everybody On Deck wins the 6th Daniel Toscan du Plantier Prize awarded by the Academy of Film Arts and Techniques
To everyone’s surprise, Gaëlle Bayssière (photo) and Didier Creste, who run the Parisian company Everybody On Deck, were last night awarded the 6th Daniel Toscan du Plantier Prize, which rewards the best producers of the year 2012. Last year, the company unveiled In a Rush [+see also:
film profile] by Louis-Do de Lencquesaing (discovered in the Critics' Week in Cannes) and the documentary Entre les bras by Paul Lacoste (selected for several international festivals, including Berlin and San Sebastian).
On the winners' list of of prizes awarded by the Academy of Film Arts and Techniques, the duo from Everybody On Deck succeeds Alain Attal (Les Productions du Trésor – winner in 2012), Yaël Fogiel and Laetitia Gonzalez (Les Films du Poisson - 2011), Pascal Caucheteux and Grégoire Sorlat (Why Not Productions - 2010), Thomas Langmann (La Petite Reine) and Pascal Caucheteux (who tied in 2009) and Claude Berri (Pathé Renn Productions - 2008).
(Translated from French)
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