Christilla Huillard-Kann

producer, France

Christilla Huillard-Kann © C. Abramowitz

Christilla Huillard-Kann founded her own production company in 2015.

She produces documentaries, dramas for TV and web series, focusing on experimenting with the visual and narrative language for mobile devices and tablets. She was formerly Deputy Director of New Medias, in charge of editorial at RADIO FRANCE, the major French public radio station. She particularly focused on online storytelling through animation, photography or video.

Prior to this, she was commissioning editor at ARTE FRANCE, producer and head of documentary department at Image et Cie, a French production company and journalist/reporter at public radio channel France Inter. For a short time, she also worked as a demographer at Unesco.

She holds a M. Philo in demograhics and econometrics at SciencesPo Paris and a MSc in economics at the Institute for the Study of Economic and Social Development (IEDES Paris).

Christilla Huillard-Kann has been on the World Press Photo Foundation Digital Storytelling Contest screening panel for the Innovative Storytelling category for the past two years.

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