LAGFF Team

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CO-FOUNDERS
Ersi Danou
Angeliki Giannakopoulos

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
Aris Katopodis

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
Alex Kalognomos

PRODUCER, DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVE
Eleni Arvaniti

DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION & CULTURE
Prof. Katerina Zacharia, PhD

PROGRAMMING
Director: Aris Katopodis
Programming Manager & Filmmaker Liaison: Dimitra Kasdagli
Jury Coordinator: Mando Stathi
Programmers: Dimitra Kasdagli, Ritesh Mehta, Mando Stathi, Aris Katopodis, Katerina Zacharia, PhD
Programming LMU interns: Callie Cameron-Petersen, André Enriquez, Isabella Gyulanazaryan, Anisha Karur, Sami Kabbani, Olivia Kent, Tomas Ledesma, Arianna Ling, Erik Madrigal, Bliss [Hyun Jung] Paik, Jared Schwartz, Sarah Simmons, Brian Smail, Maria Ullmann, Henry Webb, Ariel Zarnikian
Program Book Managing Editor & Proofreader: Greta Couper
Program Book Associate Editor: Erini Katopodis
Program Book Interns: Diego Rentsch, Lesly Juarez and Arianna Ling

6th INTERNATIONAL PROJECT DISCOVERY FORUM (IPDF)
Director: Araceli Lemos
Production Coordinator: Karina Logotheti
Associate: Giulia Caruso
Thanks to: Thouly Dosios, Ersi Danou
LMU Interns: André K. Enriquez, Olivia Kent

DEVELOPMENT
Executive: Eleni Arvaniti
Coordinator: Thespina Patronas
Consultant: Ersi Danou
Consultant: Dorothea Paschalidou
Associate: Kyriaki Bakirtzi
Associate (Greece): Anastasia Venetsanou
LMU Intern: Lesly Juarez

OPERATIONS
Executive Producer: Alex Kalognomos
Producer + Director of Hospitality: Eleni Arvaniti
Technical Director + Film Traffic Manager: Vanja Srdic
Associate Producer: Georgia Tripodes
Director of Volunteer Services: Adrian Fernandez
Box Office Manager: Annetta Babakhanie
Box Office Associates: Shelly Papadopoulos, Ursula Janofsky, Elena Natou
Accounting: Linda Belichesky
Film Traffic Coordinator: Alexander Calapodis
Hospitality Team: Vassilia Cosma, Despina Demetriou, Evyenia Karmi, Fay Lyons, Sophiah Koikas, Georgia Treantafelles
Outreach LMU Interns: Arianna Ling, Callie Cameron-Petersen, Isabella Gyulnazaryan, Sami Kabbani, Anisha Karur, Bliss Paik, Sarah Simmons, Brian Smail, Henry Webb, Ariel Zarnikian

PUBLICITY
Publicist: Beve Regas
Media Manager: Yiannis Mouravas
Talent Liaison: Mary Downey
Website Manager: Vanja Srdic
Newsletter Editor: Alex Kalognomos, Yiannis Mouravas
Social Media: Yiannis Mouravas, Alex Kalognomos
Social Media LMU Interns: Diego Rentsch, Lesly Juarez and Arianna Ling
Outreach LMU Interns: Arianna Ling, Callie Cameron-Petersen, Isabella Gyulnazaryan, Sami Kabbani, Anisha Karur, Bliss Paik, Sarah Simmons, Brian Smail, Henry Webb, Ariel Zarnikian
Photography: Urbanite Media

ART
Festival Logo and Poster Design: Yiannis Mouravas and Natasa Efstathiadi
Poster Photo: Natasa Efstathiadi
Orpheus Award Sculptor: Miltos Papastergiou

TRAILER
Shot, Directed, Edited and Sound Design by Araceli Lemos

ORPHEUS AWARDS
Music Composer & Audio-Visual Designer: Alexis Cohen
Technical Supervisor & Award Category Trailers Producer: Vanja Srdic
Honoree Interviews Cinematographer: Vanja Srdic
Video Editor: Taylor Gianotas

VISITING ARTISTS

VOLUNTEERS
Afra Khan
Alexa Burn
Anna-Penka Apostol
Aram Nishanian
Ariana Saigh
Astride Noel
Athena Papadopoulos
Barbra Lyons
Bricia Sadeghian
Caroline Vokas
Chenny
Christian Ray
Christos Tsiloglanidis
Crystal Ponce
Cynthia Calderon
Daniel Middleton
Daniella Castillo-Duvivier
Demetrious Polychron
Dimitra Kaponi
Dintle
Eleana Chatzipetrou
Erick Melendez
Eva Munoz
Fay Lyons
Faye Pagidas
Frank Woidzik
Genevieve Sawicz
Hanan Higgi
Heba
Idalia Gonzalez Garcia
Ilse Paredes
Jason Chan
Jessica Herron
Jim Kaing
Jim Panagos
Joanne Uneda
Kaitlin Hottage
Katerina Kaouri
Kira Dimitri
Konstantinos Pateronis
Laney Betford
Lorena Rodriguez-Lopez
Maeli Lopez
Marco Macias
Maria Vlahos
Mary Marroquin
Miguel Sanchez
Nicholas Samson
Pamela Fong
Patrick Jackson
Raida(Rita) Karabekova
Rita Dennin
Ryan Yocum
Safwa Fiore
Sandra Castro
Santiago Muñoz
Sara Bautista
Sophia Denopra
Sophia tzavalas
Soula Raptis
Stavros Kalivas
Stella Kalivas
Stephen Sopko
Tania Benitez
Themie Zgonis
Thomas Stern
Todd Lundberg
Vasilis Kalivas
Vera
Yiouli Archontaki