MIFF Board & Staff

MIFF Board

Claire Dobbin – Chair
Tim McGregor
– Deputy Chair
Teresa Zolnierkiewicz
– Deputy Chair
Dennis Tomaras
– Secretary
Joel Pearlman
Sam Mostyn
Zahava Elenberg


Festival Patron

Geoffrey Rush


MIFF Staff

Management

Al Cossar – Artistic Director
Mark Woods – Industry Director/Executive Producer
Melanie Pose – General Manager

 

Finance & Administration

Amanda Sole – Finance Manager
Cecily Wallace – Accounts

 

Programming

Thomas Caldwell – Programmer
Kate Fitzpatrick – Program Coordinator & MIFF Schools Programmer
Mia Falstein-Rush – Submissions & Shorts Programmer

 

Partnerships & Marketing 

Jo Lawson – Partnerships Manager
Melissa McShane – Partnerships Coordinator
Shelley King – Marketing & Communications Manager
Max Minkoff – Membership Coordinator

 

Publications

Melanie Sheridan – Publications Editor
Boruk Gradman – Graphic Designer

Systems & Operations

Simon Bedford – Systems Manager
Thomas Quirk – Operations Manager
Fiona Collins – Box Office Manager
David Thomas
– Festival Technical Manager

 

MIFF Industry
(Premiere Fund, 37°South & Accelerator)

Eddie Coupe – Industry Programs Officer

 

Festival Publicists: Common State

Emma Costello
Luke McKinnon

Tiki Menegola
Sarah Finney
Hamish Kirkpatrick