Anita Gerencser

Project Manager, Producer, and Event Manager in Berlin, Deutschland

Anita Gerencser

Project Manager, Producer, and Event Manager in Berlin, Deutschland

2015 February-

freelance Project and Event Manager

2010 Oct–2014 Dec Collegium Hungaricum Berlin

Project Manager

Head of project team of Cinema Total: an annual five-day series of events for international film professionals during Berlin International Film Festival. The event hosts professional workshops, industry talks and a film political roundtable about the current issues and future possibilities of film financing in Europe with a special focus on Central and Eastern Europe:

- Leading a team of 10 (including the art department, logistics and technical department);

- responsible for planning and executing the series of events

- costs and budget planning (approx. 100.000 Eur/year) and full control of spending;

- responsible for contracting, coordinating PR activity, international relations with partner institutions, national and European film funds and film professionals.

Curator, Project Manager at CineRomani: Organised and curated a three days professional workshop for Roma filmmakers on project development, financing and access to market; coordinated the year long series of events from concept to completion.

2003 Aug–2010 Aug Inforg Studio Ltd. –

Project Manager, Head of Development

Managing the smooth running of the preparation and after works concerning all projects from grant applications to official distribution:

- responsible for all international relations, handling co-production works, representing the projects at festivals, pitch forums, co-production markets;

- supervising and writing up international and domestic grant applications (Media Program Europe, Eurimages, Hungarian Motion Picture Public Foundation, National Cultural Fund);

- organising events, e.g.: first runs, gala performances, press conferences, workshops, professional conferences and press screenings;

- coordinating launch campaigns with the distributors and the involved advertising/PR agencies;

- coordinating the post-production works between subcontractors and production companies;

- keeping contact with sales agents that are responsible for submitting the films to festivals, and also for the selling to local distributors.

- Associate Producer of ‘Bahrtalo!’ by Róbert Lakatos which won European Cinema Labels Prize at Karlowy Vary in 2008.

  • Work
    • freelance
  • Education
    • University of Pécs