Former Senior V.P. Legal & Business Affairs of Pandora Cinema, Ilann Girard set up Arsam in 2002 a one-stop services company offering business affairs consultancy and finance packaging services to the film and television production community, as well as an international sales and co-production operation. In 2004, he set up Arsam International, a production company.
Ilann Girard has executive produced “Renaissance", “March of the Penguins", “Plastic Planet" as well as “Summer games" (Venice 2011).
He has produced Bille August’s “Goodbye Bafana" (Berlinale 2007) as well as Golden Lion awarded “Lebanon" by Samuel Maoz. Most recently, he has produced “I Anna" by Barnaby Southcombe (Berlinale 2012), “Ombline" by Stéphane Cazes (Cannes Junior Prize 2012) and “When Day Breaks" by Goran Paskaljevic (Toronto 2012).