Staff

    IDFA / IDFA Bertha Fund Board

    Chair Marry de Gaay Fortman
    Secretary Marischka Leenaers
    Treasurer Michael Kembel
    Members Femke van der Laan, Henk Siebren de Jong, Joumana El Zein Khoury

    Advisors IDFA Jan Rofekamp, Jess Search, Diane Weyermann

    Artistic Director Orwa Nyrabia
    Festival Director Cees van ’t Hullenaar

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    Program

    Senior Programmers Joost Daamen, Laura van Halsema, Raul Niño Zambrano
    Programmers Sarah Dawson, Jasper Hokken
    Talks Editor Jelte Zonneveld
    Program Coordinator Eveline Kaethoven
    Program Producers Rana Farag, Barbara Novakova, Berry Schneider
    Program Assistant Cecilia Pezzini

    Associate programmer María Campaña Ramia
    Regional Advisors
    Victoria Belopolskaia (for Russia)
    Program Advisors
    Kees Brienen, Victoria Chernukha, Nadica Denic, Young Woo Kim, Wood Lin, Andrea Meuzelaar, Rada Sesic, Chia-Wei Tung, Dylan Valley, Marietta de Vries, Jelte Zonneveld

    New Media

    Head of New MediaIDFA DocLab Caspar Sonnen
    Program Manager Wotienke Vermeer
    Program assistant Yvonne Djissi
    Industry Manager Yorinde Segal
    Researcher & Editor Annabel Troost
    Communication assistant Wietske Wijnja
    New Media Producer Carlotta Luppi
    DocLab Events Coordinator Jonas Kraft
    Program Advisors Callum Cooper, Ali Eslami, Margarita Osipian, Rafaella Wang

    Filmmakers Support

    Deputy director IDFA & Managing Director IDFA Bertha Fund Isabel Arrate Fernandez
    Head of Talent Development Meike Statema
    Project Manager Mélanie de Vocht
    IDFA Bertha Fund Producer Félicie Crijns
    IDFAcademy Producer Dymme Plomp
    IDFAcademy production assistant Hanna Bajraktarevic

    Education

    Program Manager Marije Veenstra
    Education Producers Stephanie Luka, Zoë van Wakeren
    Education Program Assistant Mila Lemmens

    Industry Office

    Head of IDFA Industry Adriek van Nieuwenhuijzen
    IDFA Industry Forum Manager Yorinde Segal
    IDFA Industry & Forum Senior Producer Jenni Tuovinen
    Forum Producers Marina Buric, Lena Nitsch (crossmedia), Maartje Meulenbeek
    IDFA Industry & Docs for Sale Manager Laurien ten Houten
    Docs for Sale Producers Viktoria Kalashnikova, Florina Vilgertshofer
    IDFA Industry Guest Services Manager David Leenders
    Guest Services Producers Noa Defesche, Clémence Girard, Carla Navarro
    Industry Office & Talks Coordinator Stien Meesters
    Industry Office & Talks Producer Nadine Maaraba

    Marketing & Communications

    Head of Marketing & Communications Martine van Duijn
    Communications Coordinator Marjolein Polder
    Senior Editor Julia Yudelman (industry)
    Editors Revka Bijl, Hannah Lindo (audience), Roxy Merrel, Iris van der Spoel
    Online Marketeer Cengiz Can
    Assistant Web & Social Florieke van der Putten
    Coordinator Film Descriptions Sasja Koetsier
    Press Officers Petra Blašković (international), Manon de Weerd (Dutch)
    Designer Kaz Salemink

    Development

    Head of development Martijn van Dijk
    Partnerships Managers Andrea van den Bos, Sophia Lasschuijt
    Private Donations Manager Marloes Janssen
    Fundraiser
    Jasminka Beganovic
    Development Producer
    Brigitte Ravensbergen
    IDFA Meets Assistant Catalina Mosquera Rosas

    Production & IT

    Head of Production & IT Dirk Blikkendaal
    Production Manager Rosa Lohman,
    Festival Coordinator Laura Springer
    Creative Producer Jasminka Beganovic
    Festival Producer Stefanie van Vonderen
    Volunteers Coordinator Lisette de Haart
    Assistant Volunteers Coordinator Isabelle van Schaik
    Location Producers Joran Klerks, Tamar Muller, Misja Starink
    Special Events Producers Anke Croonen, Sanne Jonkers
    Q&A Producers Laura de Lange, Jos Motshagen
    Talks Producer Suze van der Markt

    Application Manager Leo Bosch
    Audio-visual Manager Jason Langdon
    IT Process Manager Marie-Louise Calame

    Finance

    Controller Jan Sirag
    Administrative Staff Monique van Leeven, Piet Lichtveld

    HRM

    HR Manager Annabet Langkamp

    Office

    Office Managers Ellen Bannink, Janske Stoop
    Office Producer Imani van Oosterhout
    Management Assistant Veerle Egbers