Participants 2020

Get an idea of who to expect at Avant Première 2020 – check out this year's participant list!
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13th Gen Inc.

United States +

Marc Smolowitz
CEO

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3 minutes West

Netherlands +

Adrienne Liron
Producer

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3B Produktion – Büro für bewegtes Bild

Germany +

Bernhard von Hülsen
Managing Director

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Maria Willer
Producer

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Aarya

United Kingdom +

Philippe Rixhon
Managing Director

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Accentus Music GmbH

Germany +

Günter Atteln
Senior Producer

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Carmen Belaschk
Producer

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Yukie Bürkner-Damm
Producer

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Christin Linße
Label Manager

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Paul Smaczny
Managing Director

-

Maria Stodtmeier
Producer

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ACT 4 Productions

France +

Alexandra Clement
Producer

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Agat Films et Cie / Ex Nihilo

France +

Anne GRANGE
Director

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AMC Networks International – Latin America

Argentina +

Marcelo Lezama
Film & Arts General Producer

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Ananda Pictures

France +

Eric Bacos
Producer & Director

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Andrea Keiz

Germany +

Andrea Keiz
Freelance Artist, Video Documentation of Performing Arts

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Arenaria

Austria +

Daniel Serafin
Artistic Director, Opera in the Quarry

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ARTE Deutschland TV

Germany +

Wolfgang Bergmann
Managing Director ARTE Germany & ARTE - ZDF Coordinator

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Christopher Janssen
Editor ARTE Culture and Music

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Dieter Schneider
Coordinator ARTE Culture and Music

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ARTE France

France +

Emelie De Jong
Head of Arts Department

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ARTE G.E.I.E.

France +

Marie-Laure Denay
Head of ARTE Concert

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Kay Meseberg
Head of Mission Innovation

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Eva Wochner
Editor

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Auditorium Films

France +

Reza Ackbaraly
President

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Natalie Gomez
Distribution & Acquisition Manager

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B Pictures

France +

Ben Flinois
Director

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Bavarian Broadcast

Germany +

Theresa-Martina März
TV Editor Music & Theatre

-

Christian Mößner
Manager Supply Coordination ARD DasErste, ARD-Digital, phoenix

-

Reinhard Scolik
Managing Director

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BBC Music

United Kingdom +

Emma Cahusac
Executive Producer Music and Arts

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Jan Younghusband
Head of Music + Events Commissioning

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Berlin Phil Media

Germany +

Christoph Franke
Creative Producer

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Brno Philharmonic

Czech Republic +

Marie Kucerova
Managing Director

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C Major Entertainment

Germany +

Niklas Arens
Director Sales & Marketing

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Nadja Joost
International Sales Director Popular Music & Live Events Materialmanagment

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Elmar Kruse
Managing Director

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Ira Rost
Sales Manager & Business Operations

-

Nishrin Schacherbauer
Sales Manager

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C-Quadrat Studio

Germany +

André Rehse
Producer/Director

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Clasart Classic

Germany +

Katja Raths
Head of Classical Music Department

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Classic Arts Showcase

United States +

Peter Rosen
Consultant/Producer

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CLC Productions / Tangaro

France +

Pierre Moitron
Producer

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Crux Productions

United Kingdom +

John Bridcut
Creative Director

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Czech Philharmonic

Czech Republic +

Robert Hanc
General Manager

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Tomas Kudrna
Head of Audio-visual Recordings

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Vojtech Safarik
Head of Recording Projects

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Czech Television

Czech Republic +

Lenka Broucková
Acquisitions Executive

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Jiri Hubac
Creative Producer

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Kateřina Kovarova
Executive Producer

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Tomas Motl
Executive Director of CT Art / Director of Golden Prague Festival

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Jan Tengler
Music Programme Editor

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Michal Utikal
Dramatic Advisor - Project Manager

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Robert Uxa
Executive Producer

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Dance Film San Francisco

United States +

Judy Flannery
Executive Director

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DBI INC

Japan +

Kiminobu Kumamoto
Managing Director

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Dogwoof

United Kingdom +

Ana Vicente
Head of Sales

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Eagle Rock Entertainment

United Kingdom +

William White
Managing Director / International TV and Digital Sales

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Peter Worsley
Managing Director / Eagle Rock Films

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EBS Korea Educational Broadcasting System

South Korea +

Gunny Hyoung
Executive Producer EIDF (EBS International DOC Film Festival)

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Elephant doc

France +

Fanny Glissant
Producer

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Eos Films TV

United Kingdom +

Shuyun Sun
Artistic Director

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ERR – Estonian Public Broadcasting

Estonia +

Heidi Pruuli
Project Manager, Music and Arts

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Espresso Media International

United Kingdom +

Jessica Reilly
Sales and Acquisitions Executive

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EuroArts Music International

Germany +

Bernd Hellthaler
Managing Director

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Sandrine Laffont
Managing Director / Head of International TV Sales

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Feierabend UG

Germany +

Thierry Baujard
CEO

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filter Media

Austria +

Jochen Hermann
CEO

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First Hand Films

Switzerland +

Esther van Messel
Founder & CEO

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France Télévisions

France +

Nicolas Auboyneau
Director of theater and international events

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François Roussillon et Associés

France +

David Reboul
Head of Communication

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François Roussillon
Producer & TV Director

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Fraunhofer IIS

Germany +

Harald Fuchs
Abteilungsleiter Mediensysteme und Anwendungen

-

Christian Simon
Scientist

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Friday Nights with Yury Revich

Austria +

Yury Revich
Violinist

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Fundació Gran Teatre del Liceu

Spain +

Clara Bernardo
Audivisual Production Manager

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Gebrüder Beetz Filmproduktion Berlin

Germany +

Tuan Lam
Creative Producer

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Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra

Sweden +

Åsa Bernlo
Head of Communications

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Måns Pär Fogelberg
Producer GSOplay

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Heliox Films

France +

Pierre-François Decouflé
Producer

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Emmanuelle Faucilhon
Producer

-

Idéale Audience

France +

Pierre-Olivier Bardet
President

-

Pierre-Martin Juban
Producer

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Illuminations

United Kingdom +

Lucie Conrad
Producer

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IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Austria +

Linda Esslinger
Fundraising + Sponsorship Manager

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Sofia Faget-Auersperg
Communications + PR Manager

-

Isabella Fellinger
Project Manager

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Philipp Hribernig
Communications + PR Assistant

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Katharina Jeschke
Secretary General

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Milena Kapfer
Assistant

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Lotte Krisper-Ullyett
Membership + Office Manager

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Claudia Kruzik
Project Manager

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Lorena Mazuré Loos
Project Manager

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Ruth Pfletschinger
Deputy Secretary General

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Christian von der Recke
Operations + Marketing Manager

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Inclusive DC

France +

Carine Brulé
President

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Kati Zambito

Austria +

Kati Zambito
Director

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Kuusan Kino

Finland +

Elise Brandt
Head of Distribution

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Henri Brandt
Operations Manager

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Look of Sound

Germany +

Dorothea Enderle
The Look of Sound

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Katrin Rabus
Festival Director

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Lukarn

France +

Sandrine Frantz
General Manager

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mAPs - migrating Artists Project

France +

Anna Alexandre
Project leader mAPS ⎮Director, Producer + Author DAN.CIN.LAB

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Chrysanthi Badeka
Film maker, choreographer and co-director of ATHENS VIDEO DANCE PROJECTIDEO DANCE PROJECT

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Lucia Carolina De Rienzo
Executive Director and producer for COORPIVIDEO DANCE PROJECT

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Jukka Rajala-Granstubb
Director, producer and film maker for MALAKTA FILMS

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Marc WAGENBACH
Artistic Director for TANZRAUSCHEN

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Medieoperatørene

Norway +

Ingvil Giske
Producer

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Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk

Germany +

Angela Kaiser
Head of the Editorial Department Music

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Steffen Keitel
Editor

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More2Screen

United Kingdom +

Christine Costello
CEO / Founder

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Mouvement Perpetuel

Canada +

Philip Szporer
Co-Director, Co-Producer

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Myriam Hoyer

Germany +

Myriam Hoyer
Video Director Opera + Concert

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NAXOS Audiovisual Division

Germany +

Alla Borisova
Product Manager

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Silvia Compalati
Production Assistant Dynamic

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Alberto Dellepiane
Label Manager

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Yasuki Iwatare
Licensing Manager

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Janet Oelschläger
Head of Audiovisual Licensing

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Erwin Stürzer
General Manager Naxos Audiovisual Division

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Shinichi Takahashi
Licensing Manager Naxos Japan

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Frank Wienands
Asset Manager

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New World Symphony

United States +

John D. Kieser
Executive Vice President & Provost

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NHK Enterprises

Japan +

Kayoko Ohmae

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Kazuko Taguchi
Senior Manager at Acquisitions & Strategic Development

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NHK – Japan Broadcasting Corporation

Japan +

Masayuki Ikeno
Senior Producer

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Yasuko Kobayashi
Senior Producer

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NordicStories

Norway +

Stein-Roger Bull
Producer

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Zuzana Svobodova
Producer

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NRK – Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation

Norway +

Arild Erikstad
Executive Producer / Editor Music Department NRK TV / International Cooperations

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Haagen Guttu
Executive Producer

-

Gjertrud Helland
Production Manager

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Gustav Iden
Photographer

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Mette Larsen
Assistant Director

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Torstein Vegheim
Director

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Online Streaming Music International

Italy +

Ludovico Brancchachi
Music Director

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Opéra national de Paris

France +

Laurent Métivier
General Manager Audiovisual Department

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Opus Arte

United Kingdom +

Jeremy Wilkinson
Head of Label, Opus Arte

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ORF III

Austria +

Lisa Jeitler
Head of Classical Music Programs ORF III

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ORF – Österreichischer Rundfunk

Austria +

Martin Traxl
Head of Culture Department / TV

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Karin Veitl
Head of Music & Theatre

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ORF – Enterprise

Austria +

Marion Camus-Oberdorfer
Head of Content Sales International

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Armin Luttenberger
Sales Director International Sales

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Overtone Films

United States +

Hilan Warshaw
President

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Ozango Productions

France +

Lise Lemeunier
Executive Producer

-

Valentine Wurtz
Producer

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OZMOZE GmbH

Germany +

Viktoria Renner
CEO

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PARS Media

Germany +

Jan Schmidt-Garre
Managing Director

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Marieke Schroeder
Producer / Director

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Peiling Film & TV

Norway +

Anders Lindstad
Producer / Director

-

Peter Maniura

United Kingdom +

Peter Maniura
Former Project Director Classical Archive and Orchestras Digital Strategy

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Poorhouse International

United Kingdom +

Reiner Moritz
Managing Director

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ProdCan

Canada +

Kim Elisabeth Savoie-Thibault
Director of Business Development

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RAI COM

Italy +

Rita Lombardi
Performing Arts Sales Manager

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Riddle Films

Canada +

Jason Charters
Director & Producer

-

Liam Romalis
Director & Producer

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Royal Conservatoire of The Hague

Netherlands +

Henk van der Meulen
Principal

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RSI – Radiotelevisione Svizzera

Switzerland +

Zeno Gabaglio
Journalist

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Christian Gilardi
Head of Music Department

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Marcella Mantovani
Production Assistant

-

Eleonora Maraffi
International Sales

-

RTV Slovenija

Slovenia +

Daniel Celarec
Producer at Music and Dance Department

-

ServusTV

Austria +

Frank Gerdes
Head of Culture

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Signed Media Produktion

Germany +

Jean-Alexander Ntivyihabwa
Producer / Managing Director

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Sky UK Limited

United Kingdom +

Jack Oliver
Head of Co-Productions

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sounding images

Germany +

Isabel Hahn
Editorial Trainee

-

Claus Wischmann
CEO

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SRF – Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen

Switzerland +

Achim Podak
Head of Science & Humanities

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Sandra Roth
Journalist

-

Markus Wicker
Managing Editor/Music & Events (TV)

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Stingray Europe

Netherlands +

Rob Overman
Chief Creative Officer

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Maarten Walraven-Freeling
Channel Manager Stingray Europe

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Sunny Side of the Doc

France +

Patrizia Mancini
International Development Executive

-

Jean-Jacques Peretti
Editorial Consultant

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SVT – Swedish Television

Sweden +

Emma Hedin
Planner

-

Alexandra Lindroth Cornell
Broadcast Producer + Journalist

-

Henrik von Sydow
Acquisitions Executive at SVT for Music (except Pop) and Fine Arts

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Syquali Crossmedia

Switzerland +

Jens Neubert
CEO

-

Jens Toivakainen
Production Assistant / Producer

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takt1

Germany +

Kristin Häring
Junior Managerin Cooperations & Production

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Ulrike Köstinger
Director of Cooperation + Development

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Holger Noltze
Founder & Editor in Chief

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Andre Sonst
General Manager takt1

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Telmondis Distribution

France +

Emilie Huc
International Sales & Acquisitions

-

Antoine Perset
CEO

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The Arts Channel

United Kingdom +

Tony Britten
Director, Producer, Writer

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The Moscow Philharmonic Society

Russia +

Mariia Kholkina
Head of Advertising and IT Sector

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Alexey Korolev
Head of Special Media Projects, Sales and Acquisitions

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The Russian State TV& Radio Broadcasting Company/ Russia-Kultura TV Channel

Russia +

Igor Vetrov
Deputy Head of Music

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The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

United States +

Jason Piehl
General Manager

-

Matthew Thueson
Executive Producer of Digital Media

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THIRTEEN Productions LLC for WNET

United States +

Bill O’Donnell
Series Producer, Great Performances

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John Walker
Producer

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TV UNAM

Mexico +

Iván Trujillo Bolio
General Director

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Unison Croatian Music Alliance

Croatia +

Sanda Vojkovic
Music Executive

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Unitel

Germany +

Ernst Buchrucker
Managing Director

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Magdalena Herbst
Head of Production

-

Xenia Hofmann
Head of Marketing & Sales

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Franziska Pascher
Production Management

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VBW International

Austria +

Prisca Frischenschlager
Head of International Productions

-

Barbara Palier
VBWi Legal Affairs

-

Franz Patay
CEO

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VBW Vereinigte Bühnen Wien

Austria +

Astrid Bader
Head of Communications, Marketing & Sales

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Renate Futterknecht
Deputy Director

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VIRUSfilm

Slovakia +

Vít Janeček
Producer

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WDR – Westdeutscher Rundfunk

Germany +

Matthias Kremin
Head of Culture and Science Department

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Christian Nurtsch-Wesener
Editor of Music Department

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Yle, the Finnish Broadcasting Company

Finland +

Ilmari Aho
Director

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Tiina Laitinen
Producer

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Miikka Maunula
Executive Producer

-

Jani Mikkonen
Producer

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Jyrki Nokkonen
Acquisitions Executive of Music & Entertainment

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ZDF – Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen

Germany +

Susanne Becker
Producer / Culture

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Tobias Feilen
Head of Music & Theatre

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Jörg Hitzemann
Producer / Music & Theatre

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Birgit Lorbeer-Claussen
Producer / Music & Theatre

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Martin Schneider
Producer / Music & Theatre

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Elke Schwenck
Producer / Music & Theatre

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