CineLink - Sarajevo Film Festival
Since 1995 Amra has been involved
in new media and video production
in the Southeast Europe region. She worked for Ljubljana Digital Media Lab in Slovenia. She is one of the founders
of SCCA/pro.ba, independent film, video and tv production company from Sarajevo. For 13 years, she is head of the CineLink, regional coproduction market and project development of Sarajevo Film Festival. She is also lecturer at the Academy of Performing Arts in Sarajevo.
Head of acquisitions:
Thomas Pibarot started at TPS Cinéma as an intern in 1998. He stayed nearly
9 years participating in the creation and development of 7 movie channels for satellite package, in the acquisitions department and programming, including 4 years as director of cinema acquisitions. He then worked for theatrical distribution by joining Bac Films in May 2007. When Jean Labadie left the company, he joined him in the new adventure of Le Pacte,
a distribution, international sales and coproduction company created in December 2007, as head of acquisitions.
Curator in Chief:
Museum of the Moving Image (MoMI)
David Schwartz is the Chief Curator
at Museum of the Moving Image
(New York City), where he has worked since 1985. He is responsible for the Museum’s wide-ranging programs and exhibitions, including the First Look Festival. The Museum and FIDMarseille have established a programming partnership, and in 2015, First Look featured a number of films that premiered at FID. Schwartz is a visiting professor in film history at Purchase College, and is also the host of the Westchester Cinema Club and has been the program director of the Hamptons International Film Festival and First Time Fest.