An Independent producer since 2003, Dan Wechsler holds a master degree in business management from the High School of Economics in Lausanne. In 2003, he was admitted to the European Mega Media program and completed his studies at Eurimages under the auspices of the Council of Europe. He is a graduate from the European Media Business School (2003) and from the European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs program (EAVE 2007). In 2004, he and his partner, Laurent Nègre, founded the company Bord Cadre films Sàrl
He has produced and coproduced several shorts, and feature films, including Aurora, by Cristi Puiu (Un Certain Regard, Cannes 2010), Los Pasos Dobles, by Isaki Lacuesta (winner of the San Sebastian Festival Great Prize in 2011), The Untamed, by Amat Escalante (Silver Lion, Best director, Venice 2016), Foxtrot, by Samuel Maoz (Silver Lion, Grand Jury Prize, Venice 2017) or more recently, Memoria, by Apichatpong Weerasethakul (Jury Prize, Cannes 2021) et Triangle of Sadness, de Ruben Östlund (Palme d’0r, Cannes 2022).
Producer on the Move in Cannes 2011, Dan participated in events such as Toronto Producers Lab, Berlinale Coproduction market and European Audiovisual Entrepreneurship (EAVE) as well as the Producer Network in Cannes.