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
Bairaktaris, Alexis Camacho, Andrew Spathis, Anna-Penka Apostolova, Antoinette Galisky, April Sellers, Aram Nishian, Athena Papadopoulos, Aurora Fanetti, Barbra Lyons, Christoforos Mountrichas, Demitra Sealy, Evyenia Karmi, Faye Pagidas, Fernando Damian, Frank Most, Frank Woidzik, Georgia Erini Tripodes, Hannah C, Isabel Bautista, Jeff Bulosan, Jessica Herron, Jim Panagos, Jose Perez, Katerina Levandis, Maria Allayioti, Maria Eliades, Maria Vlahos, Marion Verdejo, Marissa Aivazis, Michael Dukakis, Michael Rodriguez, Nestor Sierra, Nicole Aivazis, Oye Akin, Pamela Fong (Pam), Patricia Paziouros, Patrick Jackson, Rhonda Whittaker, Samantha Koulikas, Serenity Harris, Simar Makker, Sotiria Theoharis, Soula Raptis, Stacey Sytulek, Stavros Kalivas, Thomas Stern, Tim Thomas, Vasilis Kalivas, Vassilia Cosma, Zach Tripodes