Jaad Gaillet combined his Mechanical Engineering studies at Université Pierre et Marie Curie with Anthropology studies at the MNHN and “Cinéma du Réel” in Paris. After his studies of Cinema du Réel in Nanterre and Naples, he has been selected for the workshop of Web documentary in Gaîté Lyrique in Paris. Later he completed a Master Degree in Filmmaking at the Esav in Toulouse.

Film director, photographer and videomaker, his videos and video installations are part of the collection of Musée de l'Homme in Paris.