Buresi joins European Film Market

Exec replaces Karen Arikian

COLOGNE — The Berlin Film Festival has tapped Catherine Buresi as deputy director of the European Film Market.

She succeeds Karen Arikian, who became exec director of the Hamptons Film Festival in March.

French-born Buresi was chief exec of European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs from 2002 to 2005.

Since then, she has served as a consultant to several film events, including the Berlinale Co-Production Market, the Cannes Market and the Dubai Film Festival.

She also was team leader on the Euromed film and TV program, responsible for developing partnerships between Europe and the Middle East.

More Film

  • Howard Gottfried

    Howard Gottfried, 'Network' Producer, Dies at 94

    COLOGNE — The Berlin Film Festival has tapped Catherine Buresi as deputy director of the European Film Market. She succeeds Karen Arikian, who became exec director of the Hamptons Film Festival in March. French-born Buresi was chief exec of European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs from 2002 to 2005. Since then, she has served as a consultant to […]

  • A woman poses for a selfie

    Five Key Questions About Saudi Arabia’s Decision to Reintroduce Movie Theaters

    COLOGNE — The Berlin Film Festival has tapped Catherine Buresi as deputy director of the European Film Market. She succeeds Karen Arikian, who became exec director of the Hamptons Film Festival in March. French-born Buresi was chief exec of European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs from 2002 to 2005. Since then, she has served as a consultant to […]

  • Michael Apted

    Michael Apted to Receive Directors Guild's Honorary Life Member Award

    COLOGNE — The Berlin Film Festival has tapped Catherine Buresi as deputy director of the European Film Market. She succeeds Karen Arikian, who became exec director of the Hamptons Film Festival in March. French-born Buresi was chief exec of European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs from 2002 to 2005. Since then, she has served as a consultant to […]

  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Reviews: What the Critics Are Saying

    COLOGNE — The Berlin Film Festival has tapped Catherine Buresi as deputy director of the European Film Market. She succeeds Karen Arikian, who became exec director of the Hamptons Film Festival in March. French-born Buresi was chief exec of European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs from 2002 to 2005. Since then, she has served as a consultant to […]

  • caa logo

    CAA Promotes Ten Trainees

    COLOGNE — The Berlin Film Festival has tapped Catherine Buresi as deputy director of the European Film Market. She succeeds Karen Arikian, who became exec director of the Hamptons Film Festival in March. French-born Buresi was chief exec of European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs from 2002 to 2005. Since then, she has served as a consultant to […]

  • Danielle Feinberg Coco Movie Lighting Design

    'Coco's' Special Lighting Illuminated by Inhouse Coding

    COLOGNE — The Berlin Film Festival has tapped Catherine Buresi as deputy director of the European Film Market. She succeeds Karen Arikian, who became exec director of the Hamptons Film Festival in March. French-born Buresi was chief exec of European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs from 2002 to 2005. Since then, she has served as a consultant to […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content