Executive Team


Anamaria Antoci

Executive Director


Anamaria Antoci is an active producer on the European market, being part of the most important industry networks like EAVE, ACE Producers or European Producers Club. In 2017 she founded her own Bucharest based company, Tangaj Production, putting together a strong slate of arthouse films by fresh, talented Romanian voices and newly discovered ones outside the borders, while stepping into high-quality production services also. Anamaria is co-founder of Bucharest International Dance Film Festival, tutor and executive board member of the FILM+ training initiative and lecturer for the Master program in film production at the National University of Theatre and Film "I.L. Caragiale" Bucharest, where she is following her PhD research.



Alexia Muiños Ruiz

Director of Programmes


Born in La Coruña, she received with a distinction her Master Degree in Chemistry and studied at the Conservatory of Music before leaving for Barcelona where she graduated in Film Studies and completed her training in New York City. For the past years, she has been working in several facets of the Film / Advertising Industry as director/actress/producer and founded her production company in 2015. Her debut feature film is Noche Transfigurada. Her committment to gender equality started by joining Spanish women's networks. She joined EWA team in 2013 to be in charge of the management of the EWA Network web platform, communications and the members community and she is currently EWA Network's director of programmes.



Edel Brosnan

Director of Strategy


Edel Brosnan has worked as a screenwriter, radio playwright and scriptwriting lecturer in the UK and Ireland, and as a script editor and development consultant for independent feature films in southeast Europe. She is a graduate of the UK’s  National Film and Television School based at Beaconsfield Studios, and her work has been broadcast on ITV, BBC1, BBC Radio 4, C5 and RTE1.  Edel has also promoted equality, diversity, and inclusion in the largely freelance creative industries sector, and worked as a funding consultant, supporting and coaching early-stage start-ups and female founders. After more than two decades in London, she is now, once again, resident in Dublin.


Honorary President

Isabel Coixet

EWA network is proud to have as its President the highly successful, award-winning Spanish director Isabel Coixet. Her powerful filmography includes : "My life without me" (2003), "The secret life of words" (2005), "Elegy" (2008), "Map of the sounds of Tokyo" (2009) and "Yesterday never ends" (2012), which was screened in the Panorama Special section in Berlin 2013. Isabel Coixet was a member of the Camera d’Or jury at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival and her film "Nobody wants the night" opened the Berlinale in 2015.

Board Members

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Marit van den Elshout

(Film Forward)


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Maria Ekerhovd


Vice President


Ada Solomon

(Hi Film Productions)

Board Member


Isabel Castro Martínez


Jonas Dornbach

Jonas Dornbach

(Komplizent film)

Deputy Secretary


Juliane Schulze

(Peaceful Fish)

Deputy Treasurer


Petri Kemppinen

Board member

Melanie Hoyes

Melanie Hoyes

Board Member

Honorary Board Members


Francine Raveney

Founder of the EWA Network

Exec. Director 2013-2016


Alessia Sonaglioni

Exec. Director 2016-2021


Zeynep Atakan

Former Vice President


Former President of the Board

and Founding member

Isabel de Ocampo