Manu Guddait is Head of Strategic Development at the European Film Market (EFM) of the Berlin International Film Festival.
Manu is running the Market’s innovation platform EFM Horizon. The five-day programme acts as a window onto latest developments in the film and entertainment world, and examines new paths and future-proofing strategies in a transforming film industry.
Before joining the European Film Market in 2005, Manu worked at other film festivals such as the Berlin & Beyond Film Festival of the Goethe Institute San Francisco. Prior to that, Manu’s working experience includes a marketing position at major German distributor X Verleih, and in the Communication department of Studio Babelsberg, a large-scale film studio, specialized in international productions.
Manu holds a master’s degree in „Communication in Social and Economic Contexts“ from the Berlin University of the Arts (UdK).
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