The FIFDH team is composed of about thirty experienced professionals, as well as many consultants and volunteers who share the Festival's philosophy and common values. A huge thank you to all our volunteers!


General and Artistic Director  Isabelle Gattiker
General Administrator  Rachel Gerber
General and Programme Coordinator  James Berclaz-Lewis
Head of Partnerships and Public Relations  Laura Longobardi
Executive Assistant  Laila Alonso
Forum Editor  Caroline Abu Sa'da
Deputy Forum Editor in Charge of Organisation  Célia Burnand
Deputy Forum Editorial Producer  Beata Godenzi
Forum Assistant  Delphine Virnot

Head of Documentary Programming  Daphné Rozat
Head of Fiction Programming  Jasmin Basic
Head of Off-site Programming  Maryke Oosterhoff
Off-site Programming Assistant  Juliette Papaloïzos
Head of Educational Programming  Dominique Hartmann
Educational Programming Assistant  Sara Kasme
Coordinator of Prison & Hospital programming  Claudia Dessolis
Selection consultants  Sara Cereghetti, Xavier Colin, Jacqueline Coté, Juan José Lozano, Anne Pictet et Delly Shirazi

Head of Communication  Florence Lacroix Bernier
Digital Communication and Promotion Manager  Stéphane Decrey
Social Media Manager  Lionel Devaux
Digital Communication Assistant  Elisa Antonio
Promotion Manager  Iris Petit
Media Development Manager  Sara Dominguez
Media Relations Manager  Luisa Ballin
Media Relations Assistant  Canelle Labro
Graphic Designer & Editorial Manager  Marie Marcon
Graphic Design Assistants  Anouk Henry & Adrian Oxnam
Editors  Jean-Marie Banderet & Raphaëlle Pralong
Translators  Marguerite Davenport & Georges Wyrsch
Photographers  Miguel Bueno & Marie de Lutz
Web Designer  May-Kou Ku Moroni

Ticketing Managers  Marine Merenda & Mélissa Catoquessa
Hospitality Manager  Nicole Marsens
Hospitality Assistant  Anaïs Vivarié
Volunteers Manager  Thierry Bouscayrol
Volunteers Assistant  Lucie Emch
Secretary of the documentary jury  Mireille Vouillamoz
Secretary of the fiction jury  Célia Ballini
Bars manager  Ludovic Cachin
Hospitality  Sippi Maquieira

Logistics Manager  Yves Herren
Technics Manager  Adrien Boulanger
Projection and video technics  Fabien Jupille
Logistics  Rémi Scotto Di Carlo
Off-site Programme Technics Manager  Félix Michel
Captations & Livestream  VisuaLive Productions
Subtitles  Sublimage
In Charge of Interpreters  Anne Woelfli