The U.K.’s Film Council has appointed Jan-Jacob Lousberg as its European business executive. He will coordinate strategy in all areas from co-production to export promotion.
Lousberg was a story editor and acquisitions and development exec at Fine Line Features. He also worked as development manager at Dutch outfit A-Lab.
Film Council chief exec John Woodward said, “We have a minimum investment of 20% of our production fund budget targeted at European co-productions and Jan-Jacob is a vital element in strengthening relationships with current and future European partners.”