Meet Professionals

Meet Professionals offers the chance to arrange a face-to-face meeting with international film industry experts and benefit from their professional advice and networks. Accredited participants can sign up for 15-minute sessions with representatives from film festivals, international sales agencies and funds as well as acclaimed producers.

 

Film Industry Experts at Docudays UA-2020 (in progress):

 

Brigid O'Shea

Head of Industry at DOK Leipzig, founder of Documentary Association of Europe, Germany


Kenan Aliyev

Executive Editor, Current Time TV, USA

 

Heleen Gerritsen 

Head of Festival goEast, Germany

 

Patrizia Mancini

International Development Executive at Sunny Side of the Doc, France

 

Ieva Goba

Producer, Head of Industry at Beldocs IDFF, Serbia

 

Zdeněk Blaha

Programme Director of Institute of Documentary Film (IDF), Czech Republic 

 

Manuela Buono

Producer, sales agent, founder of the Slingshot Films, Italy

 

Anas Khelawy

Senior commissioning producer at Production department, Aljazeera Documentary Channel, Qatar

 

Jarmila Outratová 

Head of Industry Office at, Jihlava IDFF, Czech Republic

 

Emily Copley

Production Assistant, The Whickers, UK


Melanie Iredale

Deputy Director, Sheffield International Documentary Festival, UK

 

Nevena Milašinović

Sales agent, Sweet Spot Docs, Bosnia and Herzegovina


Maida Krak

Festival producer, Tempo Documentary Festival, Sweden

 

Madeline Robert

Festival Programmer & Artistic Advisor, producer, Visions du reel, Switzerland

 

Julie Karova

Programmer, One World Prague, Czech Republic

 

Nir Ferber

Programmer, DocAviv, Israel

 

Tracie Holder

Filmmaker, consultant, producer and film funding specialist, USA

 

Olga Birzul  

Head of Film Programmes, Ukrainian Institute, Ukraine

 

Krzysztof Gierat 

Director of the Krakow Film Festival, Poland

 

Sarah Dawson 

Programmer at IDFA, Netherlands

 

Antigoni Papantoni 

Acquisition manager at Heretic Outreach sales, Greece

 

Barbara Wurm 

Programmer at Berlinale IFF, curator, Germany

 

Maëlle Guenegues 

Sales agent in CAT&Docs, France

 

Adam Papliński 

Founder at Pitch the Doc, Poland

 

Lukian Galkin 

Executive producer at UA:Kultura, Ukraine 

 

Olga Beskhmelnytsina
Producer, Ukraine

 

Yulia Fediv 

Executive director of Ukrainian Cultural Foundation Ukraine

 

Anna Kapustina 

Producer, the owner of Albatros Communicos Ukraine film production company, Ukraine

17 INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL
20–29
March 2020