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ANDREJS APSĪTIS (LV)

Deputive director of Latvian National Cinema Center since 2001. Director, cameraman and scriptwriter of documentaries. Andrejs has directed 36 films and been a camera man for 20 documentaries. Latvian representative in Eurimages European co-production fund.

AIJA BLEY (LV)

Film and advertisement director, creative director of the project On The Road. Founder of Bley Studio producing animated, graphical and filmed advertisements, informative films, documentaries and TV shows in cooperation with Latvian producers, cameramen, and script writers.  

www.bley.lv

LAIMA FREIMANE (LV)

Film and TV producer in company „Screen Vision”. Production manager and line producer with more that 10 year local and international film production and work experience. Laima has worked in film production companies Kaupo Filma, Kinolats, ILE Films, Atom Art and FA Filma as well as participated in organizing of IFF „Arsenāls” and Latvian National film festival „Lielais Kristaps”. Founder of company „Screen Vision” that provides work of foreign films, TV and photo production companies shooting in Latvia and Baltic States.

www.screenvision.lv

KAREN LEE STREET (UK)

Karen Lee Street is on the faculty of the new MA in International Film Arts programme at the Baltic Film and Media School, Tallinn University and University of Brighton where she teaches screenwriting. Karen’s eighteen years experience in the feature film industry includes work as a development executive, feature film script editor, and trainer. She was Head of Development at the European Script Fund (MEDIA Programme), which co-developed numerous award winning and Oscar nominated films.  She now runs Vivid Productions Script Consultancy, providing script development services and screenwriting workshops for clients in Europe and North America, including development funds, regional screen agencies, screenwriting training organisations, independent producers, distributors and screenwriters.  Karen is also a published novelist and working screenwriter.

TOMAS RAMANAUSKAS (LIT)

Since his birth Tomas Ramanauskas was cursed & punished to work in creative industries forever.
At first he served a few years as journalist, then spent six years at Leo Burnett Vilnius advertising agency as creative director, finally, he kept on creatively directing but moved to MTV Networks Baltic.
In his freetime he loves to love & to write movie critique which will result in a book, called "102 Saint Movies" later this year.