Baku Forum 2017

Born in 1958, Christophe Nick started his career in 1980 as a journalist for Rock’n Folk Magazine before joining Actuel Magazine as chief of investigations until 1994. In 2002, he directed Ordinary Violence Chronicles for France 2 and received the Critics award for Best TV Documentary in 2005 from the Union of French Cinema Critics. In 2006, he created Yami 2, an independent production company alongside Pierre Péan. The company produces event programming with strong editorial and cinematic ambition along with historical, political and sociological themes. Yami 2’s programs frequently receive some of the most prestigious awards including two Albert Londres Awards – in 2010 and 2012, an Italia Award in 2010 and 2014, a Critic’s Award for cinema and television in 2010. With a strong presence on the international market, Yami 2 has been awarded by the Sunny Side of the Doc in 2011 for its international success with the film “The Game of Death”. Yami 2 works in partnership with Upian for the develop- ment of web projects. Together they launched internationally acclaimed trans- media program “Generation What? in 2013, which is already the most successful transmedia campaign ever.

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