After his studies of Cultural Management in Vienna, Birmingham and Chicago, Gabor GREINER worked as a journalist and film critic. In 2003, he moved to Brussels to take charge of the distribution support department of the MEDIA Program at the European Commission’s Film Fund. In 2009, Gabor became acquisitions executive at the international sales agent, The Match Factory. In August 2010, Gabor moved to Berlin to take over acquisitions of the French-German sales company, Films Boutique, winner of the Golden Bear in 2017 and 2020 and the Golden Lion in 2011 and 2016. Gabor is a member of the European Film Academy.
In 2011, Faissol Gnonlonfin founded his production company, Merveilles Production in Benin, which produces documentaries, fiction and TV series. He became an executive producer at VraiVrai Films (France) in 2014 and then at the Burkinabe company Les Films du Djabadjah in 2015. Since then, he has been developing audiovisual and cinematographic works by young African, European and Caribbean writers/directors within these companies. Faissol Gnonlonfin is an executive producer and production manager of feature films and series in sub-Saharan Africa. These productions have been selected for several international festivals and have received numerous awards.
Thibaut Bracq is graduated in Literature, philosophy and in management of the Cultural Organizations. He has a large experience in guiding and supporting emerging directors and producers in the development of their projects. He worked for different festivals and programs, as film programmer, or as coordinator/head of training programs and workshops: Paris project at Paris Cinéma IFF, Angers Premiers Plans Film Festival & Angers Workshops, La Fabrique program in Cannes, Alliance for Development & Open Doors at Locarno IFF, Ulaanbaatar IFF, Jump In in Poitiers IFF, etc. He is currently head of the Atlas Workshops, the industry event and platform of Marrakech IFF.