International Guests

CoPro Guests 21 - 2019

 Renaud Allilaire – France

Managing Director – France Télévisions

Barbara Biemann - Germany

Head of Documentary Films – NDR/ARD

Andrew Blackwell – USA

Supervising Editor – Op-Docs at The New York Times

Alexandra Böhm – Germany

Head of International Co-production – Autentic Distribution GmbH

Ben Braun – USA

Director of Sales and Distribution- Submarine Entertainment

Matthew Burke – USA

Director of Sales – Submarine Entertainment

Rudy Buttignol – Canada

President and CEO – British Columbia’s Knowledge Network

Margje de Koning – Netherlands

Head of Documentaries – Evangelische Omroep (EO)

Anne Grolleron – France

Commissioning Editor – ARTE

Meltem Inan – Turkey

Executive Producer – TRT World

Sabine Lange – France

Commissioning Editor – ARTE G.E.I.E.

Gaspard Lamunière – Switzerland

Commissioning Editor – Radio Télévision Suisse

Erkko Lyytinen – Finland

Commissioning Editor – YLE

Hidetoshi Nakamoto – Japan

Senior Producer – NHK

Sharon Nuni – Austria

Commissioning Editor / Head of Docs / Arts and As Head of Docs in the Arts and Culture Department

Charlotte Gry Madsen – Sweden

Commissioning Editor – SVT

Dagmar Mielke – Germany

Commissioning Editor – RBB/ARTE

Simone Reuter – Germany

Commissioning Editor – SWR

Jordana Ross – Canada

Production Executive – CBC Documentary Channel

Robin Smith – Canada

CEO of Blue Ice Docs

Kay Meseberg – France

Head of Mission Innovation – ARTE G.E.I.E.

Esther Rothstegge – Germany

Funding Advisor - Medienboard Berlin- Brandenburg

Sandra Collins – Canada

VP, Operations and CFO, CMF – Canada Media Fund (CMF)

Diego Buñuel – UK

Director- Original Documentary • Docs & Standup Content – Netflix

Patricia Schlesinger – Germany

General Director – Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg

Elvira Lind- Germany

Head of Acquisitions & Sales, SPIEGEL TV GmbH

Salma Abdalla – Austria

CEO at AUTLOOK Filmsales

Vesna Cudic – UK

Head of Sales & Acquisitions, MetFilm Sales

Catherine Le Clef – France

President & CE, Cat&Docs

Esther van Messel – Switzerland

CEO, First Hand Films

Christine Camdessus – France

Managing and Artistic Director - FIPADOC

Ulrike Schmidt – Germany

DOK Industry Coordinator, DOK Leipzig

Alex Szalat – France

Director- Doc’s up Fund

Milton Tabbot – USA

Senior Director of Programming , Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP)

Reinhardt Beetz – Germany

CEO & Producer - GBF

Amit Breuer - Canada/Israel

Head of Documentaries - Tadmor Entertainment

Sylvie Brenet – France

Producer- Les Films du Sillage

Julia Bruton- Germany

Writer / Producer and Co-Founder - Sinnema Animation Studio

Paul Cadieux - Canada

Producer - Filmoption International

obert Cibis – Germany

Founder/Managing Director - OVALmedia Cologne

Serge Gordey – France

Producer - Temps noir

Daniel Henry – Canada


Ioulia Isserlis - Germany

CEO - AnotherWorld VR

Qehie Jasari – France

Producer - Cocktail Movies

önke Kirchhof - Germany


Juergen Kleinig – Germany

CEO & Producer – Neue Celluloid Fabrik

Tina Leeb – Germany

Executive Producer Documentary- Saxonia Entertainment

Nico Nonne- Germany

CTO - EXIT Adventures

Isabel Marcenaro – France

Producer - Cocktail Movies

Téphane Millière – France

CEO - Gedeon Programmes

Valérie Montmartin – France

CEO and Producer - Little Big Story

Dominique Tibi - France

CEO & Producer- Roche Productions