For 15 years, Hana has been an international mentor and consultant. As a Head of IDF, Hana stood behind the foundation of the East Doc Platform, the largest Central European doc industry event. She was a Co-Head of Studies at Caucadoc (South Caucasus) and is a Head of Camp 4Science. Hana studied film in Prague and Paris and is a member of the Artistic Board at FAMU. Science-wise, Hana was responsible for NATO Advanced Research Workshops, worked as an Executive Director of Neuron Fund and recently joined RSJ Foundation
Christine worked first for 10 years in Germany and in France as a librarian, researcher, and training manager. She joined the European Cultural Channel, ARTE France, in 1991 as Commissioning Editor. After over 20 years in the network, she started 2013 to work as an independent Consultant, collaborating with international producers, filmmakers and institutions, acting as a mentor, tutor, advisor, assessing or selecting expert, festival curator, session producer and moderator. She is a co-funding board member of EURASF, the European Academy of Science Film.
Éric is a co-founder of French Connection Films, Eric is a producer, writer and director or award-winning documentaries and films since 2000. He's developed collaborations and coproductions with producers around the world, and broadcasters such as France Televisions, Arte, RAI, HBO Europe, Avrotros, SVT, RTS, YLE, Telequebec, PBS, SBS Australia. He is a tutor at Camp 4Science workshop and he is a guest at various conferences around the world like WCSFP (World Congress of Science and Factual Producers).
Janet Tobias is an Emmy Award-winning filmmaker. Tobias started her career at CBS’ 60 Minutes, after which she moved to PBS. There she created and executive produced, the Emmy Award-winning PBS program Life 360. In 2012, she made her theatrical debut with the documentary feature No Place On Earth, which premiered at TIFF and was released by Magnolia Pictures in the US and Senator in Europe. Her most recent documentary feature, Unseen Enemy, was released at the Copenhagen and Beijing International Film Festivals and broadcast on five continents in nine languages. It was also shown at #AFO53. Both films were nominated for Writers Guild Awards. Tobias is also an adjunct assistant professor of Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and a research professor of Global Public Health at NYU.
Elmar Bartlmae studied Physics and Science Commun. in London, before embarking on a career in television in 1997 working for Germany’s most popular science programme Welt der Wunder (ProSieben). In 2003 Elmar founded Leonardo Film and since then he has directed and produced a number of acclaimed docs including The Origami Code (3SAT/France5), The Volcano that Changed the World (SWR/ARTE), or Dogs and Us (WDR/ARTE), that received number of awards (Jackson Hole Science Media Award, Grand Prix of Pariscience etc.)
Evženie Brabcová is a film editor and script editor, a graduate of FAMU, Prague. Since 2006 works as a freelance editor. Edited many feature creative documentaries, hybrid docs, shorts, feature film. Some coproduced internationally and awarded at various film festivals. Coauthor of two documentary film scripts. 2017 fellow of the NIPKOW PROGRAMME Berlin, 2019 participated in BERLINALE TALENTS. 2018 participated in the Project&Process workshop/Training Mentors for European Screenwriters and Filmmakers organized by Sources 2. Recently being trained for feature film script consultant by MIDPOINT, an international workshop for film development. Co-editor of a book about a surrealist Ludvik Svab.
Annette Gourdon is a creator and CEO of Alisa Productions, a documentary film production & consulting company. Alisa Productions provide consultancy activities (especially research & search for funding). Annette is an expert for the European Creative Media Programme (documentaries) and is a part of several associations and other subjects (e.g. Member of Association science & Television), Native French Member of European Documentary Network, Russian and German Member of French Society of the Multimedia Authors and English Member of International Public Television.