William Furnivall

Specialized in Motion Picture Finance, Production and Distribution contracts and Entertainment Law generally, William worked for many years with John Heyman. While in Germany 1998-2006, he was responsible for the supervision and monitoring of 27 major
international productions for Babelsberg International Film Production GmbH, organised through World Film Services Ltd in New York and CGIS/Vivendi Deutschland GmbH in Berlin. He did the same for 9 major international  productions (Disney/ABC/TTP) for a German finance company, organised through World Film Services Ltd in New York and i.p.s.International Production Services GmbH in Berlin.

For MMP William looks after questions concerning contracts and  financing as well as general entertainment law.

Rasa Miskinyte

With more than 15 international co-productions since establishing ERA film in 2001, Rasa Miskinyte brings solid experience with her as the MMP Resident for Feature Documentary, Animated Documentary, and Cross media, as well as being the MMP minority co-producer for Lithuania.

Countries Rasa has worked with include France, Germany, Poland, Ireland, Spain and broadcasters such as MDR (Germany), NHK (Japan), TG4 (Ireland), BBC-NI (UK), AVRO (The Netherlands), YLE (Finland), TVP2 (Poland), Belsat TV (Poland/Belarus), ERR (Estonia), DR (Denmark), SVT (Sweden), NRK (Norway), TSR (Switzerland).

Freddy Olsson

Known most recently for co-production effort on Lech Majewski’s imposing "Mill  and  the Cross," (as well as producing documentaries such as the 2010 “Poet in the Elephant House”). Previously variously employed as tramdriver, etc…

Freddy joins MMP as  Resident for both  Content and  Festivals.

MMP October 2015: physically unavailable at event

George Christopoulos

Oticons – a now well-established music agency for composers specialized in Film,

George handles all aspects of Music in Film from origination up to royalty issues. 

Stelios Ziannis

STELIOS ZIANNIS is a name synonymous with German independent film sales since his times with the Filmverlag der Autoren  and Kinowelt.  MMP Resident for Film Sales since 2010 with his company Aktis Film, he also co-produces.

Leopold Wurm

LEOPOLD WURM has been with MMP since its inception. After years on the US Eastern Seaboard in production, now residing in Berlin and preparing co-production MMP Resident for Production Planning. 

Phillip Bergson


An old BBC Radio hand, Phillip Bergson also pursues other interests - apart from Festival Consulting he is a Visiting Lecturer at The Prague Film School and and also runs a casting agency. He has recently worked on the award-winning feature film "May I Kill You?" and Macedonia's "The Piano Room" (2013).