Gilles Lepore was born in 1972 in Switzerland.. In1998 he graduated from The School of Visual Arts in Bienne, Switzerland. In 2000 ﬁlm director internship in Belgium with Jean-Jacques Adrien. Three years later he went to Poland to study at the animation studio of the Academy of Fine Arts in Cracow. His ﬁrst short, animated movie “The Cage” was presented on numerous ﬁlm festivals. Gilles Lepore is a member of SwissFilm and the Swiss Association of Film Animators.
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