Born in France, Syril studied Business Administration and has been involved in the theatrical scene since the early 2000s. In 2009, he settled in Montreal. He spent the summer of 2013 directing his first short drama The Statement, which was featured at the 2014 Image + Nation Film Festival. In 2015, Syril shot a short trilogy, Taste in Men, which won a spot at both the 2016 & 2017 Image+Nation Film Festival in Montreal. In early 2017, Syril began following Meagan Duhamel & Eric Radford as they prepared for the Winter Olympics. Beyond The Limits is Syril’s first documentary. In the summer of 2017, Syril produced his first play as a playwright. Dix was presented from August to September 2017.