BONHEUR - 16 Boulevard Saint-Germain -
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Journalist and then PR Director at PolyGram
he was directly involved in the launching of the carreer
in France of Bob Marley, Elton John, Genesis among
A movie fan, he successively joined Warner
Home Video, Pathé, France Télévision,
where he was responsible for the acquisition of video
rights of films and marketing. Among them : "Name
of the Rose", "Dance With Wolves", "Goodbye
Children", "Cyrano de Bergerac", "Marius
et Jeannette", "La vie rêvée
des anges" which reaped prestigious awards and
gained millions of viewers.
In 2005, via BuzzyBiz,
his PR agency, he launched the concept of Films Bonheur
and in 2013 created the film production company, Ciné
various management positions within Polygram, WEA Music, NMV and Fil à
before joining France Télévision Distribution as GM. In addition, he was
General Delegate of SEV in France and President of the International Video
Federation for ten years. Creator of PEVE, Chairman of the Executive Committee of the European Audiovisual Observatory, he was also
Consultant for ADEF and for the production company Les Armateurs (Kirikou,
Ernest and Celestine ...), he is also the treasurer and a founding member of Europa
International (European Sales Agents Association)
collaboration with Alain Lacombe, of two books, "The Music of Film" and
"From Broadway to Hollywood", producer at Radio-France (France
Musique) for ten years, of regular programs devoted to the relationships between
film and literature, he organizes the editorial and production of several
audiovisual collections (video games, DVDs, etc. ..). He is also the author of a
personal work dedicated to children (tales and songs) and audiovisual
productions (biographies of composers) and co-author of the Larousse dictionary
various positions in the record industry from 1970 to 1979.
Marketing and Sales Manager
(launching of "Dirty Dancing" among others) and General Manager in the
video business (Vestron) until 1993.
Since then, President of the largest publishing
and audio / video distribution
company in Switzerland. Administrator of SUISA and
FCMA, he has been in charge of the production, publishing and distribution of CDs and
As CFO in Fil à Film,
he played a large part in the making of movies such as "Itinéraire
d'un enfant gâté" by Claude Lelouch.
As Sales and Marketing Director of
Cinram, he contributed to the expansion
of the group in Europe.
In 2000, he founded his own company, QOL, which became the No.
1 replicator of the greatest movie
titles on DVDs and
Blu-rays, of which he was the pioneer in France.
In 2013 he launches the "High-Fidelity
Pure Audio" with Universal.