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Team

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CO-FOUNDERS
Ersi Danou
Angeliki Giannakopoulos 

ARTISTIC & FESTIVAL DIRECTOR
Aris Katopodis

FESTIVAL MANAGER
Dimitra Kasdagli

PRODUCTION
Producer: Cristina Bucasas
Associate Producer: Georgia Tripodes
Production Coordinator: Sonali Sundararaj
Lead PA: Jacob Zarrabi

PROGRAMMING
Director: Aris Katopodis
Programming Manager & Filmmaker Liaison: Dimitra Kasdagli
Programers: Nasos Gatzoulis, Petros Antoniadis, Christina Diamantara, Christina Bogdanou, Dimitra Kasdagli, Aris Katopodis
Jury Coordinator: Carina Rosanna Tăutu

INTERNATIONAL PROJECT DISCOVERY FORUM (IPDF)
Director: Araceli Lemos
Karina Logotheti
Joel Garber
Nasos Gatzoulis
Thanks to: Ersi Danou

DEVELOPMENT
Director: Katerina Hoyo Frederickson
Consultants: Ersi Danou, Georgia Tripodes
Ersi Danou, Carina Rosana Tautu, Aris Katopodis

OPERATIONS
Technical Coordinator: Nasos Gatzoulis
Print Traffic Manager: Nick Burns, Dimitra Kasdagli
Website Designer & Manager: Manos Krokos
Platform Manager: Dimitra Kasdagli
Volunteer Coordinators: Sophia Thomopoulos, Adrian Fernandez
Theater Manager: Ken Lin

GUEST SERVICES
Box Office Manager: Stella Kalivas
Box Office Associates: Annetta Babakhanie
Accounting: Deryck Allen, MST
Hospitality Team: Georgia Tripodes, Dimitra Kasdagli, Sophiah Koikas, Vassilia Cosma

UNIVERSITY CONNECTIONS
Director: Prof. Katerina Zacharia

LMU INTERNS
Caidan Anderson, Stokley Berg, Francesca Bermudez, Jean Paul Brunel-Sucar, Jesse Butler, David Eisman, Clara Goolsby, Harriet Laveau, Alison Peer, Melany Rodriguez, Micah Smith, Greta Wessel, Laine Messier, Peter Semaan, Federico Zampedri

PUBLICITY
Publicist: Manos PR Melinda Manos, Cher Culver
Newsletter Editors: Ersi Danou, Aris Katopodis
Content Editor: Stephanie Argy
Program Book Editors: Stephanie Argy, Aris Katopodis

SOCIAL MEDIA
Social Media: Georgia Tripodes, Panos Liakos
Photographer: Urbanite Media, Srini Metesh, Steven Sasaki
ART
Main Theme Graphic Artist: Jonny Hall
Main Theme Photography: Georgia Tripodes
Media Graphic Artist: Manos Krokos, Stephanie Argy
Orpheus Award Sculptor: Miltos Papastergiou

TRAILERS
Festival Promo Trailer: Joel Garber, Araceli Lemos
Sneak Peek Trailer: Nasos Gatzoulis
Trailers, Orpheus Award Clips, Sponsors Reel: Nasos Gatzoulis

ADVISORY BOARD
Alexander Payne, Alexia Melocchi, Billy Zane, Corinna Tsopei Fields, Evan Spiliotopoulos, Gene George, George Strompolos, Greg Yaitanes, Jim Gianopulos, Kary Antholis, Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks, Mena Suvari, Nia Vardalos, Nick Cassavetes, Peter Economides, Phedon Papamichael, Sid Ganis, Stratton Leopold, Ted Sarandos, Terry Dougas, Theane Evangelis, Valorie Massalas, Victoria Bousis

BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Ersi Danou, President
Alex Kalognomos, Secretary/CFO
Lia Bozonelis

VOLUNTEERS
Michael Abi Farah, Oye Akin, Gabriella Anifantis, Anna-Penka Apostolova, Alexandros Bairaktaris, Kamille Branscomb, Manoli Caros, Ernesto Castanon , Nico Chicas, Greta Couper, Olimpia D’Angelo, Tina D’Angelo, Michael Dukakis, Jessica Herron, Danny Huynh, Patrick Jackson, Alexis Joannou, Stavros Kalivas, Vasilis Kalivas, Sophiah Koikas, Vassilia Kosma, Barbra Lyons, Panagiotis Margetis, Anne Most, Frank Most, Christoforos Mountrichas, Katerina Nastri, Loukia Nikolaou Damaskinou, Alex Pabarcius, Natalia Pacheco, Faye Pagidas, Jim Panagos, Eva Papadakou, Soula Raptis, Willa Reed, Demitra Sealy, Fariba Skobin, Sofia Terpou, Alexandra Thomopoulos, Georgia Erini Tripodes, Marika Tripodes, Zach Tripodes, Elena Viklova