Silvia van der Heiden

Margreet Cornelius

Silvia van der Heiden is general director of the Nederlands Film Festival (NFF). Since 1981 the NFF is both the home of Dutch cinema and the leading platform for the Netherlands’ national film culture. It celebrates the achievements of Dutch filmmakers and provides the bridge between film culture and all facets of Dutch society. 

Margreet Cornelius is senior project manager at Eye Film Institute. She coordinates the development of educational programs at Eye aimed at teachers and students. Not only for use in the Eye Filmmuseum but also in the classroom. Previous to her position at Eye, she worked at Project manager Education at Movies that Matter.

Will Janssen

Floris-Jan van Luyn

Will Janssen is programme director of Hivos since 2018. Before she was regional director for Hivos in East Africa and lived for 8 years in Kenya. She was a manager at the DOEN Foundation and in Mama Cash. During the time Will worked at the DOEN foundation.

Floris-Jan van Luyn is a filmmaker and writer. Many of his films and books are situated in Asia. He is the winner of The Golden Butterfly 2018 at the Movies that Matter Festival for his film The Bastard (2018), which also was nominated for a Gouden Kalf at the Dutch filmprizes.

Oksana Sarkisova

Oksana Sarkisova is director of Verzio International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, Research Fellow at Blinken OSA and co-founder of Visual Studies Platform at Central European University (Budapest). She teaches and writes on documentary cinema, memory politics, and amateur photography.