Sanna Kultanen is the new executive director of the Documentary Guild

The Documentary Guild has appointed a new part-time executive director. Sanna Kultanen began her tasks in the end of January.

Kultanen has a wide experience in the film industry from the past 20 years. She has previously worked as a producer for film production companies, as an event producer for film festivals and as a project manager of film commission activities. She has a Master’s degree in film producing from the University of Art & Design Helsinki.

The association is familiar to Kultanen, who is a long-time member. Kultanen has also been a member of the board of the Documentary Guild in 2008 and worked a few months as the Guild’s secretary in 2005-2006.

The Documentary Guild thanks the previous executive director Tapio Riihimäki for excellent work during the past six years and congratulates him for becoming the new executive director of the association, which runs the DocPoint Documentary Film Festival.

The contacts for the executive director remain the same – email and phone +358 44 536 3432.