Staff

    IDFA Board

    Chairman Derk Sauer
    Treasurer Anton Kramer
    Members Bessel Kok, Marischka Leenaers, Joumana El Zein Khoury

    Advisors Jan Rofekamp, Jess Search, Diane Weyermann

    Artistic Director Orwa Nyrabia
    Festival Director Cees van ’t Hullenaar

    Program Department

    Senior Programmers Joost Daamen, Laura van Halsema, Martijn te Pas, Raul Niño Zambrano
    Junior Programmer Jasper Hokken
    Program Producer Eveline Kaethoven
    Program Assistants Ayla Bongaertz, Laura de Lange, Nadica Denic

    Regional Advisors Victoria Belopolskaia (voor Rusland), Richard Liang (voor China)
    Program Advisors Anna Abrahams, Ilma van de Beek, Lisa ter Berg, Kees Brienen, Maria Campana Ramia, Henk Camping, Victoria E. Churnukha, Callum Cooper, Lee B. Ellickson, Jan Pieter Ekker, Peggy Gemerts, Anna Germanidi, Mariska Graveland, Bart Haensel, Wessel van der Hammen, Ingrid Harms, Dimitra Kouzi, Jannie Langbroek, Omar Larabi, Andrea Manneke, Andrea Meuzelaar, Charlotte Micklewright, Marcelo Quesada, Rada Sesic, David Teigeler, Chia-Wei Tung, Randy Vermeulen, Farhad Vilkiji, Marietta de Vries, Frans Westra, Herman de Wit, Mikey Zbierananowski, Simone Zeefuik
    Top 10 Helena Třeštíková
    Focus program Me Laura van Halsema, Alisa Lebow (Senior Advisor)
    Focus program Space Joost Daamen, Laura van Halsema
    Paradocs: Amsterdam Art Weekend at IDFA Anna Abrahams, Joost Daamen, Zippora Elders
    Video Club Karen Archey, Jeanette Bisschops, Basir Mahmood
    DocLab: Humanoid Cookbook Caspar Sonnen, Orwa Nyrabia, Wotienke Vermeer, Annabel Troost, Wytske Visser

    New Media

    Head of New MediaIDFA DocLab Caspar Sonnen
    New Media Coordinator Wotienke Vermeer
    New Media Researcher & Producer Annabel Troost
    Coordinator Doclab Events Jonas Kraft
    Assistant New Media Program Kat Lybaneva
    Producer DocLab Academy Pien Visser
    Website DocLab Upian

    DocLab Exhibition Production de Brakke Grond, Rafaella Wang, Diversion cinema
    DocLab Exhibition Production Assistants Merel Bakker, Marloes Verhoeven
    DocLab Events Production Assistants Tom Lavrenenko, Lucy Barker

    Education

    Head of Education Meike Statema
    Education Coordinator Marije Veenstra
    IDFAcademy Producer Dymme Plomp
    Assistant IDFAcademy Alexandra Sint Nicholaas
    Assistant Education Tanja Warning

    Industry Office

    Head of IDFA Industry Adriek van Nieuwenhuijzen
    IDFA Forum Coordinator Yorinde Segal
    Docs for Sale & Guest Services Coordinator Laurien ten Houten
    Guest Services Manager David Leenders
    Producers Guest Services Clémence Girard, Emma Romeijn, Daan Visser, Zoe van Wakeren
    Assistant Guest Services Alfonsina Isidor
    Producers Forum Veerle Egbers, Anneleen Naudts, Lara Sitruk, Jenni Tuovinen
    Producer Docs for Sale Viktoriya Kalashnikova, Florina Vilgertshofer
    Industry Office & Talks Coordinator Stien Meesters
    Editor Industry Talks Iwana Chronis
    Producer Industry Office Nadine Maaraba
    Editor DocTalks Jelte Zonneveld
    Producer DocTalks Imani van Oosterhout
    Producers Q&A Jillis Boost, Merel van Nus

    Marketing & Communication

    Head of Marketing & Communication Martine van Duijn
    Senior Communication Advisor Cathalijne de Wilde
    Online Content Manager Iris van der Spoel
    Industry Editor Julia Yudelman
    Web Editors Liselotte Brand, Stephanie Luka
    Press Officer Netherlands Jaïr Tchong
    Press Officer International Eveliina Petäjäaho
    Press Officer DocLab Michel Langendijk
    Editor Program Magazine Edo Dijksterhuis
    Photography Editor Sandra de Cocq
    Traffic Assistant Paula Huijer
    IDFA Campaign KesselsKramer
    IDFA Logo Design Jan Bons, Jeroen Bons
    IDFA Website Momkai, Oberon

    Catalogue Coordinator Sasja Koetsier
    Senior Editors Catalogue Andrew Maggiore
    Editors Catalogue Saskia Gravelijn, Mark Mallon
    Synopsis writers Leo Bankersen, Joost Broeren-Huitenga, Coilin O’Connor, Frans van Delft, Edo Dijksterhuis, Olga van Ditzhuijzen, Mariska Graveland, Mirjam Groen, Marjanne de Haan, Pauline Kleijer, Wendy Koops, Resi Lankester, Sietse Meijer, Fabian Melchers, Maricke Nieuwdorp, Lot Piscaer, Janna Reinsma, Nicole Santé, Jelle Schot, Annelotte Verhaagen, Kelli van der Waals, Kim van der Werff
    Translators Michael Blass, Steve Green

    Development

    Head of Development Martijn van Dijk
    Partnerships Manager Andrea van den Bos, Moniek Mewafi
    Private Donations Manager Marloes Janssen
    Producer Development Brigitte Ravensbergen

    Production & IT

    Head of Production & IT Dirk Blikkendaal
    Production Coordinator Jasminka Beganovic
    Producer Rosa Lohman
    Volunteer Coordinators Dorrit Jorritsma, Esther Wijnakker
    Producer Special Events Tess Vermeer
    Producer Locations & Infrastructure Misja Starink
    Producer International Premieres Jasmijn Alkaf
    Location Producer Pathé Erik Pijpers
    Producer Signing and Decoration Laura Springer
    Box Office Coordinator Marco Oudewortel

    Application Manager Leo Bosch
    Audio-Visual Manager Jason Langdon
    Project Manager Fiona Marie-Louise Calame

    Finance

    Controller Jan Sirag
    Administration Clarissa Riemersma, Edgar Witteveen

    HRM

    HR Manager Annabet Langkamp

    Office

    Office Manager Janske Stoop
    Management Assistant Marjolein Polder
    Office Assistant Sofie Keijzer

    ​IDFA Bertha Fund

    IDFA Bertha Fund Board
    Chairman Adrienne van Heteren
    Members Marry de Gaay Fortman, Cees van ‘t Hullenaar, Margje de Koning and Marischka Leenaers

    Managing Director Isabel Arrate Fernandez
    Project Manager Mélanie de Vocht
    Producer Felicie Crijns

    The editors of the film catalogue, Contributing Programmers and DocLab's production team are mentioned in the Colofon 2018.