Jasper Hokken

Jr Programmer

Jasper Hokken (1989) is a jr. programmer at the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA) and curator for IDFA’s Music Documentary section and Short Documentary Competition. He also runs the festival’s online video-on-demand collection, which currently offers a curated online catalogue of around 650 documentaries that previously screened at the festival. Before Hokken started working at IDFA in 2011 he studied Media & Culture Studies at University of Amsterdam. In 2012 he got his Master’s degree in Preservation and Presentation of the Moving Image, specializing in online distribution.

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