The Team


Administration

Festival Director: Babis Tsoutsas
Legal Advisor: Dorotheos Samoladas
Safety consultant: Antonis Gyvalos
Seminars Director: Paul Lebot
Communications & HR: Lida Tsakiraki
Accountant: Giannis Kourevesis
Website Admin: Akis Laoutaris –  iSoftware
IT: Euclides Antoniadis – Penguincity
Hospitality & Travel: Aggeliki Livaditi
Festival Developer: 
Eleni Atsibaktsis
Assistant to the Festival Director: Margarita – Konstantina Chomatianou

 

Advisory Board

Alexander Payne (Director)
Alin Tasciyan (President of the International Federation of Film Critics, FIPRESCI)
Frederick Boyer (Artistic Director of Tribeca Film Festival)
Dimitris Michalakis (Executive Director of COSMOTE TV)
Thanasis Karathanos (Producer)
Robert Dick (Festival Development)
Marco Frazier (Senior Vice President of AMC)
Jesper Jack (Producer)

 

Festival Board

President: Babis Tsoutsas
Vice President: Maria Birbili
Member: Dorotheos Samoladas
Member: Anna Wenneker
Member: Timmy Timmers

 
Programming

Materials & Catalogue Editing: Francesca Pecci
Film traffic: Iraklis Kastrinakis
Short-film Programmer:
Dimitris Argyriou
Interpreter / Q&A’s Co-ordinator: Victoria Tsolka
Subtitles:
 Neaniko Plano

Press & Media

Marketing & Outreach Director: Panagiotis Gakis
Communications Strategy & Media Relations GR:
 Lydia Neely, Gina Varela
Press Promotion: Alex Lizardos
Art Director: Aris Tsoutsas
Graphic Design:
 Andreas Thanos, Anna Tribali, Anastasia Louri – Bob Studio
Photographer: 
Phivos Pentes
Camera Operator:  Fabio Mota
Post Production: Sugar High

Public Relations

Head of Public Relations: Lydia N. Martin
Islands Relations Delegate: Phivos Pentes
Guest PR: Atanase Ververois

Production

Line Producers: Maria Birbili
Production Manager & Coordinator:
Dimitris Aggelakos
Head of Tech: Konstantinos Pavlides
Construction Manager:  Tim Timmers
Builders Supervisor: Mathios Matheou
A/V Directors: Christos Gartaganis, Kostantinos Pavlides
Sound Hire & Tech: Manolis Travlos
Lighting Director: Giannis Siorovigas
Electricians: Michalis Kamitsis, Vasilis Siorovigas
Truss: Kostas Lagogiannis – Avitron
Banner Print: NissosGR
Catalogue Printers:
 NissosGR

Venues & Ticketing

Venues & Ticketing Director: Iraklis Kastrinakis
Front of House Scala:  Sofia Hadjina
Front of House Patmion: Jerry Dasios
Ticketing, Bar and Shops: Giorgis Partalidis, Jerry Dassios

 

Storytelling Workshop

Coordinator: Anthony Liakopoulos

 

Friends and Team Members that helped Aegean Film Festival throughout the years

Eleanna Semitelou, Nikitas Rafail, Vilma Papasavva, Eleni Phillipaki, Athina Taka, Lina Siountri, Ersi Niaoti, Katie Bradsaw, George Levitikos, Tania Georgoupli, Fani Parli, Satchel Yancey-Siegel, Dimitris Champesis, Natalia Papadopoulou, Anna Smaragdi, Maria Kontogianni, Alexandros Andritsopoulos, Rodrigo Pallazzo, Violetta Gyra, Dafni Tolis, Eric Schockmel, Rafa Pavon, Kostas Mathaios, Nomiki Mavrou, Nikos Eliou, Ulf Knaus, Yiannis Nikolaou, George Georgiou, Glafkos Smarianakis, Antonis Stavridis, Andrew Panagiotidis, Sakis Kostis, Amilios Tantos, Giwrgos Mikelis, Giorgos Karvelas, Petros Keramidas, Vassilis Vasileiou, Dimos Kourtoglou, Menelaos Mitilinaios, Vassili Rafail, Aris Samoladas, Christos Zoumis, Panagiotis Patsiaouras, Nikos Pittas, Eleni Atsikbasis, Jim Goltsis, Sultana Koumoutsi, Stavros Raptis, Vagelis Kirozis, Olybia Christoforidou, Christos Giampoulakis, Gerasimos Fren, Evdokia Pechlivanidi, Andreas Thanos, Panayiotis Tsembelikos, Michalis Pogosian, Vasilis Dimas, Alexander Setzer – Rubruck, Theologos Pentes, Giorgos Niaounakis, Mando Stathi, Anastasia Tsopanoglou, Weezie Yancey – Seigel, Louisa Pini, Alethea Avramis, Manolis Mavris, Stelios Pissas, Christov Georgoutsos, Yiannis Nicholaou, Eleni Atsigbasis, Andreas Smaragdis, Haris Tseperkas, Kouros S.A, Nepheli Livieratou, Panagiotis Papamichael, Giannis Siorovigas, Vasilis Siorovigas, Spyros Papanastasiou, Giorgos Kamitsis, Dimitris Tolios, Intas Nikolaos, Andreas Papadopoulos, Katie Lowry, Grace Jenkins, Dimitris Lappas, Mika Karagianni and many more friends that all those years gave their energy and time for creating such a memorable event. A big thank you to all!