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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
Event Producer: Johanna Breeland
Production Coordinator: Cristina Bucasas
Associate Producer: Georgia Tripodes

PROGRAMMING
Director: Aris Katopodis
Programming Manager & Filmmaker Liaison: Dimitra Kasdagli
Programers: Aris Katopodis, Dimitra Kasdagli, Nasos Gatzoulis, Mando Stathis, Petros Antoniadis, Christina Diamantara, Christina Bogdanou
Jury Coordinator: Eleni Kafetzi

INTERNATIONAL PROJECT DISCOVERY FORUM (IPDF)
Director: Araceli Lemos
Production Coordinator: Karina Logotheti
Associate: Giulia Caruso, Nasos Gatzoulis
Thanks to: Thouly Dosios, Ersi Danou

DEVELOPMENT
Director: Katerina Hoyo Frederickson
Associate: Eleni Arvaniti
Consultants: Ersi Danou, Georgia Tripodes, Anastasia Venetsanou (Greece)
OPERATIONS
Technical Coordinator: Nasos Gatzoulis 
Print Traffic Manager: Dimitra Kasdagli
Website Designer & Manager: Manos Krokos
Volunteer Coordinators: Sophia Thomopoulos, Adrian Fernandez
Theater Manager: James Ananias

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

UNIVERSITY CONNECTIONS

Director: Prof. Katerina Zacharia

LMU INTERNS

Trey Armstrong, Emma Castro, Skyler DeYoung, Julia Donahue, Adelina Ehrhard, Chloe Hightower, Myles Kovalik, Emily McCarthy, Kyle Penn, Kelly Peterson, Melany Rodriguez, Frankie Staluppi, Bretta Lichtenwalner, Maryam Sudzhyan, Beltrán Ulloa

PUBLICITY
Publicist: Manos PR Melinda Manos
Newsletter Editors: Ersi Danou, Aris Katopodis

SOCIAL MEDIA
Social Media: Georgia Tripodes, Aris Katopodis, Constantinos Isaias
Social Media Trailer: Sophia Thomopoulos, Srini Metesh
Videography:
Photographer: Urbanite Media, Srini Metesh

ART
Festival Graphic Artist: Yiannis Mouravas
Media Graphic Artist: Lena Chafti
Orpheus Award Sculptor: Miltos Papastergiou

TRAILERS
Promo Trailer: Nasos Gatzoulis, Araceli Lemos
Trailers, Orpheus Award Clips: Nasos Gatzoulis

ADVISORY BOARD
Alexander Payne, Alexia Melocchi, Billy Zane, Corinna Tsopei Field, Evan Spiliotopoulos, Gene George, George Strompolos, Greg Yaitanes, Jim Gianopulos, Kary Antholis, Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks, Mena Suvari, Nia Vardalos, Nick Cassavetes, Olympia Dukakis, 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
Marissa Aivazis, Nicole Aivazis, Oye Akin, Maria Allayioti, Eleni Anthopoulou, Athena Asklipiadis, Anna-Penka Apostolova, Alexandros Bairaktaris, Athena Bakris, Sara Bautista, Isabel Bautista, Jeff Bulosan, Alexis Camacho, Vassilia Cosma, Fernando Damian, Olimpia D’Angelo, Despina Demetriou, Michael Dukakis, Maria Eliades, Aurora Fanetti, Pamela Fong, Antoinette Galisky, Serenity Harris, Jessica Herron, Patrick Jackson, Brynlie Sage Johnston, Stavros Kalivas, Vasilis Kalivas, Erini Katopodis, Evyenia Karmi, Tatiana Kaufman, Nicholas Kaufman, Sophiah Koikas, Jessica Koukouthakis, Samantha Koulikas, Katerina Levandis, Barbra Lyons, Simar Makker, Frank Most, Christoforos Mountrichas, Kacie Newport, Michael Newport, Minh Nguyen, Costas Nicolas, Peter Nikkos, Aram Nishanian, Faye Pagidas, Jim Panagos, Athena Papadopoulos, Patricia Paziouros, Jose Perez, Nick Petoyan, Soula Raptis, Michael Rodriguez, Dena Romios, Clara Ryu, Demitra Sealy, April Sellers, Nestor Sierra, Andrew Spathis, Thomas Stern, Stacey Sytulek, Sotiria Theoharis, Tim Thomas, Eva Tingley, Tomas Torices, Georgina Eleni Tripodes, Zach Tripodes, Christos Tsilos, Marion Verdejo, Maria Vlahos, Lilly Welworth, Rhonda Whittaker, Nick Wisniewski, Frank Woidzik