Welcoming the new director of the Hellenic Film Commission, Ms. Maria Koufopoulou!

It is with great pleasure that we introduce the new director of the Hellenic Film Commission, Ms Maria Koufopoulou!

Maria joined the GREEK FILM CENTRE after a career of more than thirty years at the Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation (ERT) spanning international co-productions, documentary writing, tv show hosting and print journalism.

She has been the Head of the Co-productions Dept. and the Director of International Relations of ERT, the Head of Delegation for the Eurovision Song Contests for 2019 & 2020 as well as an elected member of the EBU TV Committee. She is an alumna of the Documentary Campus 2010 and has participated in many international workshops on filmmaking.

Maria has wide experience in various sectors of the national and international audio-visual landscape.

She holds a degree from the National & Kapodistrian University of Athens and a Master of Arts degree from the Department of Cultural Technologies & Communications, University of Aegean.

We are excited for the future of our collaboration and strongly believe that Ms. Koufopoulou as the leader of the Hellenic Film Commission will play a significant role in continuing its success. 📈