Bernard, born and raised in Luxembourg, has studied film production at the University of Television and Film Munich. In 2008, Bernard Michaux represented Luxembourg in the Producer on the Move networking programme at the Cannes International Film Festival. In 2010, Bernard Michaux has been selected for the Producers Lab Toronto, an initiative by the European Film Promotion (EFP). Bernard Michaux is a Berlinale Talent Campus alumni, a EAVE Graduate and a member of the European Film Academy. In 2012 he partnered up with a friend to start a successful bar in Luxembourg city.