Fadi Hindash, Director
Fadi is an award-winning filmmaker of both fiction and documentary work. His first feature documentary, Not Quite the Taliban, premiered at Movies that Matter and won several awards on the festival circuit. It also screened on TV in over 12 countries including the Dutch channels, Holland Doc and NPO. His last short fiction, 12th of Never, won Best Screenplay at the Oscar-qualifying Rhode Island Film Festival. His current short documentary, Mama Agatha, is touring the festival circuit and winning audience awards. Fadi is a graduate of the New York Film Academy and a Berlin Talent Campus alumnus.
Marek Jancovic, Producer
Marek is an independent producer based in Amsterdam. He has a background in marketing and distribution of documentaries and art house features and working experience in the European and East Asian markets. His interest lies with films that critically address identity, community, freedom, and systems of oppression and resistance. Besides his work as a film producer, Marek also teaches film production at the University of Mainz in Germany.
Stefan Kamp, Story/Editing Supervisor
Stefan is one of Netherlands’ most seasoned editors. His documentaries received numerous awards, including Special jury prize at Tribeca for Voices of Bam (dir. Aliona van der Horst, 2006), a nomination for the Emmy (Lost, dir. Willem v.d. Bakhuysen, 2001) and the Grand Jury Prize of Sundance Film Festival for Yang Ban Xi (dir. Yan Ting Yuen, 2005). Most recently, the documentary Wavumba edited by Kamp (dir Jeroen van Velzen) won Best New Documentary Director prize at Tribeca film festival 2012.
Niko Hafkenscheid, Music Composer
Niko composes music for contemporary dance pieces and films. Over the last years he worked with the American choreographer Meg Stuart, the Belgian choreographers Joke Laureyns en Kwint Manshoven and the Israeli choreographer Dafi Altabeb. He composed the soundtrack for e.g. Simple Appareil by Jean-Christophe Cavallin, Shadowwarriors by Bart Vermeer and Not quite the Taliban by Fadi Hindash.
Cat & Docs, International Distributor
Paris-based world sales agent of relevant, innovative & director-driven documentaries including the Oscar-nominated documentaries: CitizenFour, Five Broken Cameras & The Oath.