New Cologne heads

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The Cologne Conference & Screenings, an annual gathering of reps from the film and TV industries, will be headed by Petra Mueller and Martina Richter, effective immediately.

Former fest topper Lutz Hachmeister, who is stepping down, will remain as an adviser.

Mueller will be managing director and Richter head of programming.

The confab has been converted to a limited liability company, with Hachmeister, Mueller and Richter as partners. Embedded in trade congress Medienforum NRW, the event will unspool June 15-19.

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