Consultants, experts and mentors 2023 © FDC

Consultants, Experts & Mentors 2023

The SFC | Rendez-vous Industry warmly thanks all the consultants, experts and mentors involved in the support of the projects taking part in the Creative Programs.


Consultants and Experts

Project-holders benefit from individual script-consultancy, as well as a Pitch Training workshop.

Gabriele Brunnenmeyer © DR

Gabriele Brunnenmeyer

Pitching Coach
Ali Cherri © DR

Ali Cherri

Filmmaker & Visual Artist
Anaïs Colpin © DR

Anaïs Colpin

Hakim Mao © DR

Hakim Mao

Initiative Film
Gaia Meucci-Astley © DR

Gaia Meucci-Astley


Franz Rodenkirchen


Focus WiP

Mentors and Experts 

Project-holders benefit from mentoring session on a dedicated topic in accordance with the current stage of the work-in-progress, in addition to training for the presentation to the industry.

Justine Baillargeon © DR

Justine Baillargeon

Benoit Berthe Siward

Benoit Berthe-Siward

The Animation Showcase
Gabriele Brunnenmeyer © DR

Gabriele Brunnenmeyer

Pitching Coach
Maike Mia HÖHNE © DR

Maike Mia Höhne

Kurzfilm Festival Hamburg | Filmmaker
Gabriela Seidel Hollaendel © DR

Gabriela Seidel-Hollaender

Internationale Kurfilmtage Winterthur
Albert Serra © DR

Albert Serra


Wim Vanacker

First Cut Lab
Dominique Welinski © DR

Dominique Welinski

DW Production

Focus COPRO’

Consultants and Experts : 

Project-holders benefit from plenary online sessions on film financing, sales and get prepared before the on-site gathering. Each project also benefit from an 45-min individual consultancy on the co-production strategy.

Thibault Bracq © DR

Thibaut Bracq

La Fabrique Cinéma - Cannes
Didar Domehri © DR

Didar Domehri

Maneki Films | EAVE
Isabelle Fauvel © DR

Isabelle Fauvel

Initiative Film
Vicky Miha © DR

Vicky Miha

asterisk* | EAVE
Hédi Zardi © DR

Hédi Zardi


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