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Board of Directors

President: Georges Corraface

Vice President - Festival Director: Despina Mouzaki

Members

Dimitra Argyrou
Film and Audiovisual Media Department Supervisor Hellenic Ministry of Culture

Antonis Gyftopoulos
Municipal Councilor of Thessaloniki

Nikos Kassimatis
Managing Director of Thessaloniki International Fair (TIF)

Eva Kaili
Municipal Councilor of Thessaloniki (surrogate member)

Yannis Chrysafis
Representative of Thessaloniki International Fair (TIF) (surrogate member)

Legal Advisor: Marianna Papadopoulou

Secretary: Hara Papadimitriou

General Assembly

Lila Daskalaki, Hellenic Ministry of Culture
Apostolos Kryonas, Greek Directors' Guild
Stathis Valoukos, Sciptwriters' Guild of Greece
Rigas Axelos, Greek Actors' Guild
Thanos Lambropoulos, Association of Greek Independent Audiovisual Producers
Nondas Vakalopoulos, Greek Union of Film and TV Technicians
Alexandros Psychopoulos, Hellenic Federation of Film Theaters
Zinos Panayotidis, Greek Association of Film Distributors
Manolis Stavrakakis, Federation of Cine Clubs
Andonis Koufalis, Hellenic Association of Film Critics
Dimitrios Bakatselos, President of Thessaloniki International Fair
Manos Zaharias, Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation (ERT S.A.)
Athanassia Touliopoulou, Ministry of Macedonia - Thrace
Thodoros Adamopoulos, Cinematheque of Greece
Ňannis Lardis, Association of Composers and Songwriters
Nikos Makrandonakis, Municipality of Thessaloniki

Director: Despina Mouzaki
Independence Days Artistic Director: Lefteris Adamidis

PROGRAM
Official Program Selection: Despina Mouzaki
Independence Days Selection: Lefteris Adamidis
Head of Greek Program:Thanos Anastopoulos
Official International Program Advisors: Alexis Grivas, Lefteris Adamidis, Nikos Savvatis
Official Program Assistant: Sophia Angelidou
Balkan Survey Selection: Dimitris Kerkinos
Focus Selection: Konstantinos Kontovrakis
Homage to Brazilian Cinema Selection: Alfredo Calvino,
Alexis Grivas, Nikos Savvatis
Homage to New Cinema from China Selection: Derek Elley

PROGRAM COORDINATION
Official International Program:Alexis Grivas, llse Acevedo, Angeliki Vergou,Yianna Sarri,Tina Sideris
Independence Days: Maria Hatzakou
Greek Films 2006: Afroditi Nikolaidou, Yorgos Nounessis, Avra Georgiou, Anastassia Economou
Balkan Survey: Dimitris Kerkinos
Tributes: Alexis Grivas, Ilse Acevedo, Konstantinos Kontovrakis, Angeliki Vergou, Yianna Sarri
Greek Tributes: Hara Papadimitriou
Screening Program: Babis Kolonias
Greek Films Visual Material Processing:Yorgos Nounessis

INDUSTRY CENTER
Coordinator: Linda Beath
Crossroads: Marie-Pierre Macia, Katerina Kaklamani, Fenia Cossovitsa, Elpida Kallinteri, Lucas Rosant
Agora: Margarita Eliopoulou, Athena Georgiadou, Stella Vlachomitrou
Balkan Fund: Christina Kallas, Lucia Rikaki, Angeliki Vergou
Salonica Studio: Renate Roginas,Arian Kotsi

EVENTS
Production - Coordination: Danis Kokkinos, Anna Th. Milossi
Regional Events:Vicky Vaklava

EXHIBITIONS
Wim and Donata Wenders:Vangelis Ioakimides, Marion Inglessi, Anna Th. Milossi
Eva Svankmajerova - Jan Svankmajer: Jan Svankmajer, Liza Psomiadou
Eve Sussman: Katerina Coskina, Anna Th. Milossi
Nuri Bilge Ceylan: Marion Inglessi, Liza Psomiadou
Cao Fei: Marion Inglessi, Liza Psomiadou
Lida Papakonstantinou: Denys Zacharopoulos, Danis Kokkinos

MASTERCLASSES - ROUND TABLES
Coordination: Athena Kartalou, Sophia Angelidou
Assistant: Eleni Androutsopoulou

ADMINISTRATION
Administration - Management: Eleni Apostolou
Administration Advisors:Athena Kartalou, Eleni Rammou
Head of Communication: Marina Kokolodemetraki
Assistant to the Director: Sophia Angelidou
Legal Consultant: Marianna Papadopoulou
Organisation - Coordination: Danis Kokkinos, Anna Th. Milossi
Public Relations: Ioanna Panaretou, Vicky Papadimitriou (Athens),
Ioanna Stamataki, Nikos Dimarelis, Yorgos Serdaris, Zoi Charalambidou (Thessaloniki)
Marketing Executive:Vicky Papadimitriou
Human Resources Department: Maria Tziola, Arthur Skepers
Supplies Department:Akis Stavropoulos
Financial Department:Apostolos Papassotiriou, Kalli Ganoudi, Youli Marasli, Haralambos Papadopoulos, Panayota Tzimea, Niki Houliara, Christos Avramidis
Educational Programs:Arian Kotsi
Information Technology: Lazaros Boudakidis (Thessaloniki), Yorgos Stounos (Athens)
Theatres - Ticketing policy: Notis Forsos
Ticketing support: Lazaros Boudakidis
CineKarta F: Antigoni Mixafenti
Secretariat: Stella Vlachomitrou, Dimitris Sannas (Athens), Antigoni Mixafenti (Thessaloniki)
International Jury Coordinator: Pavlina Vossinaki
Festival Venues - Architectural Design: Makis Nikiforidis, Bernard Cuomo
Festival Venue Coordination: Danis Kokkinos,Alfonso Calderon
Volunteers Coordinator: Leftheris Plakidas
Doctor: Costas Koutsomitielis
Technicians: Christos Palamidas, Christos Polyzos, Thodoros Saraidaris
Projectionists:Apostolos Karayannidis, Costas Paschalidis
Cafe-bars: Erricos Mitsouridis

PRESS OFFICE
Athens: Panayotis Michos, Elena Christopoulou, Irene Katsounaki, Dimitra Nikolopoulou
Thessaloniki: Dimitra Voziki, Tina Antonakou
Foreign Press: Alexis Grivas, Angeliki Vergou
Website Coordinator: Lazaros Boudakidis
Press Releases:Tina Antonakou, Dimitra Voziki, Elena Christopoulou, Irene Katsounaki, Dimitra Nikolopoulou, Sonia Psirraki
First Shot newspaper:
Managing Editor:Yorgos Toulas
Editor-in-Chief: Jenny Pavlidou
Editors:Vasso Vlachopoulou, Olga Kazati, Ghelly Mademli,Varvara Basdeki, Yannis Palavos,Voula Paleologou,Vangelis Ritas, Constantinos Samaras, Cia Tzymou
English Pages Editor: Angeliki Kontis
Photographers:Vassilis Ververidis, Efi Tsakraklidou

GUEST OFFICE
Stella Stavrinodaki, Crystel Tsilimbari, Takis Grigoriou
Lina Soundri, Lydia Vassiliou, Angeliki Petrou
Travel Agency: UTS
Transportation: Zorpidis Travel Services

PRINTED MATERIAL - PUBLICATIONS
Coordination:Athena Kartalou
Art Direction:Andreas Remountis
Wim Wenders monograph: Ianos Publications-TIFF Publications, Editor: Babis Aktsoglou
Jan Svankmajer monograph: Contemporary Horizons Publications-TIFF Publications, Editor: Babis Aktsoglou
Nuri Bilge Ceylan monograph:TIFF Publications, Editor: Dimitris Kerkinos
Stavros Tsiolis monograph: Egokeros Publications-TIFF Publications, Editor: Elias Kannelis
Dimos Theos monograph: Egokeros Publications-TIFF Publications, Editor: Stratos Kersanidis
New Cinema from China: Another View:TIFF Publications, Editors: Derek Elley & Stephen Cremin
Homage to Brazilian Cinema:TIFF Publications, Editor: Nikos Savvatis
Immigration in Greek Cinema (1956-2006): TIFF Publications, Editors:Athena Kartalou, Thanos Anastopoulos, Afroditi Nikolaidou
DVD Greek Films 2006:TIFF Publications, Editors: Thanos Anastopoulos, Afroditi Nikolaidou, Yorgos Nounessis
DVD Immigration in Greek Cinema (1956-2006): TIFF Publications, Editors: Afroditi Nikolaidou,Yorgos Nounessis
Editing: Iphigenia Taxopoulou, Tatiana Kapodistria, Athena Kartalou, Mary Kitroeff, Eleni Rammou,Tania Kantziou
Covers: Dimitris Koliadimas & Dimitris Papazoglou (Designers United)
Designers: Nikos Kaltsas, Peggy Tsaprouni, Andreas Remountis
Design DVD & Authoring: Thanos Tsantas, Yorgos Nounessis

FESTIVAL CATALOGUE
Editor-in-Chief: Eleni Rammou
Coordination: Manthi Botsiou
Design - Art Direction:Andreas Remountis
Copy Editors: Eleni Androutsopoulou, Manthi Botsiou, Afroditi Nikolaidou
Translations: Elly Petrides, Eleni Androutsopoulou
Editing: Mary Kitroeff
Advertisements: Marina Kokolodemetraki,Vicky Papadimitriou, Ioanna Panaretou (Athens), Ioanna Stamataki, Yorgos Serdaris (Thessaloniki)
Cover: Dimitris Koliadimas & Dimitris Papazoglou (Designers United)
Production Supervisor: Andreas Remountis / Production: Z-AXIS

TRANSLATIONS
Translations - Subtitles: StoryTeller Subtitles & Associates

FILM TRAFFIC
Ilse Acevedo, Lefteris Haritos,Tina Sideris, Denise Andreola, Notis Forsos
Transport and Customs: DHL, International Greca Transports

Poster: Dimitris Koliadimas & Dimitris Papazoglou (Designers United)
Independence Days Poster:Yannis Gregoriadis
Golden Alexandrer designed by: Pavlos Kouyoumtzis
Festival Logo designed by: Irene Dafermou
Photographers:Vangelis and Angelos Rassias
Ceremonies: Le Spot Productions

The Thessaloniki IFF uses the Datakal Festival Database for data management and organisation (Thomas Prasek and Pavel Kalenda)


The Thessaloniki International Film Festival is a part of INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF FILM PRODUCERS ASSCOCIATIONS / www.fiapf.org