Lakeside Pictures is a Swiss and UK-based film and video production company. Strong connections in the UK film industry and in other European countries allow us to push the boundaries of filmmaking in Switzerland. We are a collective of international filmmakers with a passion for, and expertise in creative storytelling.
Sebastien Blanc is a Swiss and Dutch writer, director and producer, and co-founder of Lakeside Pictures. After studying directing and screenwriting in Bologna (Italy) and at UCLA (Los Angeles, USA), he moved to London to complete his studies at Met Film School, where he graduated first class honours. He now shares his life between London and Lugano, directing and producing short and feature films.
Marco Stegmaier is a Swiss and Italian producer, and co-founder of Lakeside Pictures. He studied economics at Zurich University and, after working with Sebastien on their first film together, decided to move into the film business. He spends his time between Lugano, Zurich and London working on a wide range of projects, while he completes his Master's Degree.
Jamie Touche is an English Cinematographer. With dozens of short films, commercials, documentaries and two features as 1st assistant camera under his belt, he is currently working in the indie film industry as a freelance DoP.
Davide Marangoni is a Swiss and Italian producer and actor based in London. He started his career in Switzerland, acting in local plays and films when he was only 8, gradually moving behind the scenes. He then moved to London where he obtained a BA in filmmaking at the Met Film School. In the last few years he has produced a variety of short films and worked for a Sky produced TV series. Most recently he has produced his first feature film.