MIFF Board & Staff

MIFF Board

Claire Dobbin – Chair
Andrew Myer – Deputy Chair
Dennis Tomaras – Secretary
Zahava Elenberg
Kim McGrath
Tim McGregor
Sam Mostyn
Joel Pearlman
Paul Wiegard
Teresa Zolnierkiewicz

 


Festival Patron

Geoffrey Rush

 


MIFF Staff

Management

Michelle Carey – Artistic Director
Al Cossar – Acting Artistic Director
Mark Woods – Industry Director/Executive Producer
Amber Sloan – General Manager

 

Finance & Administration

Amanda Sole – Finance Manager
Kara Green – Accounts

 

Programming

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

 

Partnerships & Marketing 

Jo Lawson – Partnerships Manager
Melissa McShane – Partnerships Coordinator
Trish Whitton – Marketing Manager
Max Minkoff – Membership Coordinator


Operations

Simon Bedford – Systems Manager
Fiona Collins – Box Office Manager
David Thomas – Technical & Print Traffic Manager

 

Publications

Melanie Sheridan – Publications Editor

 

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

Eddie Coupe – Industry Programs Coordinator

 

Festival Publicists – Asha Holmes Publicity