Benoit Aymon (Switzerland)
Benoit Aymon (Switzerland) – Jury President – producer, director, writer, artistic director of the FIFAD, the International Alpine Film Festival of les Diablerets, Switzerland
For over 26 years, Benoît Aymon has been at the head of “Passe-Moi les Jumelles”, a cult program on the RTS, the Radio Télévision Suisse. Co-founder and producer of this program, which recently celebrated its quarter-century, Benoît Aymon has left his mark on this televisual breath of fresh air. He has produced a number of documentary series revolving around the mountains.
Author of several books and winner of numerous foreign awards for his films, his knowledge of the mountains has earned him recognition in all the circles concerned. Since 2019, he is the artistic director of the FIFAD, the International Alpine Film Festival of les Diablerets, Switzerland, which celebrated in 2023 its 54th edition.
The International Bansko Mountain Film festival in Bulgaria and FIFAD, the International Alpine Film Festival of les Diablerets are proud members of The World Allaince of Mountain Film Festivals.