In the past 6 years, Greenhouse has worked with leading forces from the international audiovisual sector and has gained professional and financial support, special development awards were granted to the best Greenhouse project by Claire Aguilar from ITVS (USA) to the amount of $15,000; as well as Cara Mertes from the Sundance Documentary Film Fund who awarded the best Greenhouse project with a $5,000 development grant.

The Greenhouse pitching forum panel members are commissioning editors, film funds directors, producers, distributors, TV stations and film festivals from all over the world - The Sundance Documentary Film Fund, Jan Vrijman Fund (IDFA), ARTE/ZDF, ITVS, Channel 4, International, BBC Worldwide, World Cinema Fund, P.O.V USA, MDR Germany and others.


sinaiSinai Abt
Head of Channel 8
Noga Communications / Israel
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Aaqil_Ahmed_modAaqil Ahmed
Commissioning Editor
Channel 4 / UK
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Claire_modClaire Aguilar
Vice President of Programming
Independent Television Service (ITVS) / USA
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Isabelle_Arrate_modIsabelle Arrate
Coordinator of the Jan Vrijman Fund  
The Netherlands
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Bruni_modBruni Burres
Executive Producer
Pivot Pictures/International Center for Transitional Justice/ USA
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Ally_Derks_modAlly Derks
Director of IDFA & the Jan Vrijman Fund / The Netherlands
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marieanne_bMarieanne Bergmann
Head of Funding Department of Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein GmbH / Germany
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Hans_Robert_Eisenhauer_modHans Robert  Eisenhauer
Head of Thema  ZDF/Arte Germany
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fainaru_ednaxEdna Fainaru
Israeli correspondent Screen International/Editor in Chief, 'Cinémathèque' /Israel
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Patricia_Finneran_modPatricia Finneran
Senior Consultant
Sundace Documentary Fund / USA
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Serge_Gordey_modSerge Gordey
Webdoc Trailblazer Producer Alegria / France
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Sonja_Heinen_modSonja Heinen
Programme Manager-World Cinema Fund .Head of Berlinale Co-Production Market /Germany Click for more       
gitteGitte Hansen
First Hand Films / Switzerland
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tabitha jacksonTabitha Jackson
Editor, More4 – Channel 4 / United Kingdom
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Bert_Janssens_modBert Janssens
General Manager Humanistic Broadcasting Foundation / The Netherlands
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Jorg_Christoph_modChristoph Jorg
Commissioning Editor CE Arte France / France
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Simon_Kilmurry_modSimon Kilmurry
Executive Director
American Documentary - P.O.V / USA
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margje_modMargje de Koning
Responsible for the Television Department of IKON / The Netherlands
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phikllipaPhilippa Kowarsky
Managing Director, Cinephil Distribution and Co Productions / Israel
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Claudia_M._Landsberger_modClaudia M. Landsberger
International Marketing and Promotion 
EYE Film Institute  / the Netherlands
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Guy_LavieGuy Lavie
Head of "Yes Docu", documentary channel of Yes-DBS Satellite Service /  Israel
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Cat_Le_Clef_modCatherine Le Clef
President of Cat&Docs, documentary sales company / France
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Cara_MertesCara Mertes
Director of the Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program
Sundance Institute / U.S.A
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Adriek_van_NieuwenhuijzenAdriek van Nieuwenhuijzen
Head of Industry Office  (FORUM, Docs for Sale and IDFAcademy / The             Netherlands
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leenaLeena Pasanen
Executive Producer/Coordinator of Programmes at YLE Fact and Culture / Finland
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Jane_rayJane Ray Head of Compliance
 BBC Worldwide / UK
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carlCarl Ludwig-Rettinger
Managing Director
LICHTBLICK Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbH / Germany
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OutiOuti Saarikoski
Series Editor
YLE Teema Ateljee / Finland
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Alex_Szalat_modAlex Szalat
ARTE France / France
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gilesGiles Trendle
Deaputy Head of Documentaries & Features
Al Jazeera International / Qatar
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Pieter_Van_Huystee_modPieter Van Huystee
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Philippe_Van_Meerbeeck_modPhilippe Van Meerbeeck
VRT / Belgium
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Katja_Wildermuth_modDr. Katja Wildermuth
Commissioning Editor
MDR - Germany / Germany
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Nick_fraiser_modNick Fraser
Commissioning Editor - BBC Storyville / UK
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Mette_modeMette Hoffmann Meyer Head of Documentaries and co-productions – DRTV / Denmark
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adella_modAdella Ladjevard
Grants Manager at Cinereach / USA
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Iikka_Vehkalahti_modIikka Vehkalahti
Executive Producer for the Finnish Broadcasting Company / YLE, TV2 Documentaries / Finland
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Martina_Zllner_modMartina Zöellner
SWR Germany Commissioning Editor / Germany
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Dominique_Young Dominique Young
 Senior Producer
 Al Jazeera English/ UK

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GabrielaGabriele Röthemeyer CEO MFG-Filmförderung,  Germany

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ryanRyan Harrington
Director, Documentary Programming;  Tribeca Film Institute/ US

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sophie CHEGARAYSophie Chegaray
Commissioning Editor for Documentaries, France 5

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Charlie PhillipsCharlie Phillips
Marketplace Director of Sheffield Doc/Fest

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