The Worldwide Movie Competition Rotterdam has appointed its new workforce line up and construction because the competition revamps.
The choice committee for options consists of former IFFR programmers Stefan Borsos (South and South-East Asia), Michelle Carey (English talking territories), Evgeny Gusyatinskiy (Central and Japanese Europe, Israel), Mercedes Martinez-Abarca (South and Central America, Mexico, Caribbeans), Olaf Möller (German talking territories, Nordic international locations, the Cinema Regained programme), Lyse Nsengiyumva (Sub-Saharan Africa), Olivier Pierre (French talking territories), and Delly Shirazi (Center-East, Northern Africa, Iran, Turkey), former Shorts programmer Koen de Rooij (Netherlands, Flanders), and new hires Rebecca Depas (Italy, Spain, Portugal), and Kristína Aschenbrennerova (South Korea, Japan, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan).
The Shorts programme will likely be curated by the choice committee for shorts consisting of Rebecca De Pas, Cristina Kolozsvary-Kiss, Lyse Nsengiyumva, Ivan Ramljak, Koen de Rooij, and Leonie Woodfin.
Rotterdam devoted programme “RTM”, which goals to encourage Rotterdam movie expertise improvement, turns into extra central to our programming and is led by Ronny Theeuwes as Head of 12 months-round occasions, Talks & Unleashed.
The scouts for IFFR’s upcoming programme are: Hiromi Aihara (Japan), Robert Grey (French talking territories), Wu Jueren (China, Hong Kong, Taiwan), Ralph McKay (North America), Ivan Ramljak (Former Yugoslav international locations), and Susana Santos Rodrigues (Latin America).
IFFR additionally welcomes Bianca Taal as Head of HBF, Inke Van Loocke as Head of Professional, Charlie Vermeulen as Head of Programme Operations, Alessia Acone as Supervisor Professional, Sara Juricic as Supervisor Expertise. Different posts introduced embrace: Barbara de Heer as Chief of Funding and Enterprise Development, Marije Stijkel as Chief of Operations, and Anne Wabeke as Head of Communications.
Total, six everlasting roles in complete had been made redundant throughout the organisation as a part of the restructure.
Korrie Louwes, Chairperson of the Supervisory Board mentioned: “In 2020 we appointed new management, tasked with revitalizing and strengthening IFFR’s place within the years to return. The impression of two years of COVID-19 has made this task much more pressing, and we’re assured within the modifications which have been made and excited for the way forward for this organisation.”
Marjan van der Haar, Managing Director added: “We thank all of the workforce members who contributed to IFFR’s wealthy legacy. We had two years severely impacted by the pandemic, after which now we have aligned the long run plan and restructured the organisation to create a sustainable monetary future.”
Requires submission for the competition are actually open.