Agora Networking Events

Doc Counseling: June 27 – July 3 2021


A new service offered to attending filmmakers providing hands-on one-on-one consultancy sessions on topics such as: festival strategy, documentary funding, distribution, Media desk help, TV buys, social media and marketing.

This year’s Doc Counseling includes the following experts:


Kostas Aivaliotis | Ethnofest, Director & Co-founder, programmer, consultant – Greece


Elizabeth Grund | Autlook Filmsales, Sales Agent - Austria


Athena Kalkopoulou | Greek Film Centre, Director of Promotion – Greece


Anna Kasimati | Creative Europe Media – Greece


Eleni Kostala | EKOME, Investment Incentives & Financing Directorate-Cash Rebate – Greece


Maria Koufopoulou | ERT, Head of Co-productions Dept., Member of the EBU TV Committee – Greece


Dimitra Kouzi | Journalist, filmmaker, consultant – Greece


Christina Liapi | Heretic Outreach, Sales agent - Greece


Vicky Miha | Asterisk*, Marketing consultant, producer – Greece


Neda Milanova | Balkan Documentary Center, Project Manager, producer – Bulgaria


Selin Murat | Documentary Association of Europe (DAE), Senior consultant – Canada


Antigoni Papantoni | CIRCLE Women Doc Accelerator, Project Manager – Greece, Switzerland


Marion Schmidt | Documentary Association of Europe (DAE), Co-director – Germany


Petros Tsopanakis | EKOME, Investment Incentives & Financing Directorate-Cash Rebate – Greece


Iliana Zakopoulou | Greek Film Centre, Promotion and International Relations – Greece


Online Speed Meetings: June 30- July 3


This is a networking event for those participating ONLINE at Agora Docs. Industry professionals meet with filmmakers and producers in small groups (6-8 people), for a relaxed get together.

Attending experts among others are:


Madeleine Avramoussis | Documentary Expert & Consultant, France


Maria Bonsanti | Eurodoc, Head of Program, France


Eleni Kalogeropoulou | MFI Script2Film Doc Lab, Program Coordinator, Greece


Laurien ten Houten | IDFA Docs for Sale,Industry Relations and Talks Manager, Netherlands


Anna Kaslova | Institute of Documentary Film, Program Coordinator, Czech Republic


Patrizia Mancini | Sunny Side of the Doc, International Development Executive, France


Neda Milanova | Balkan Documentary Center, Project Manager, producer – Bulgaria


Brigid O'Shea | Documentary Association of Europe (DAE), Co-director – Germany


Rada Sesic | Sarajevo Film Festival, Head of Documentary Competition Program, Bosnia & Herzegovina


Gulin Ustun | IKSV - Istanbul Film Festival, Head of Meetings on the Bridge, Turkey