About us

Contact & team

Cinekid Foundation
Kattenburgerstraat 5
Building 003 G (Poortgebouw)
1018 JA Amsterdam
+31 (0) 20 531 78 90 

Read more on the Marineterrein.
VAT-number: NL009879997B01
COC-number: 41205780
IBAN: NL32ABNA0545430402
Invoices can be directed at cinekid@inkoopfacturen.nl.

Cinekid Festival is a part of the EFFE festival community, facilitated bij the European Festivals Association.



Heleen Rouw


Lisa Schmidt

Development Employee & PA

Office Management


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JeanMarc van Sambeek

Head of Business Operations

Stephanie Boode

Office Manager/ Business Assistant

Film & Series


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Hidde de Vries

Head of Film & Series

Merel Gilsing

Advisor Film

Chloë van Baar

Producer Film & Series

Noa Selles

Producer Film & Series

Sanne Ottenhof

Stagiair Film & Series

Irene de Jong

Film & Series Intern

Cinekid for Professionals


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Sara Juričić

Head of Cinekid for Professionals

Thijs van der Laak

Coordinator Cinekid for Professionals

Nathalie Scholten

Projectmanager Online

Mauricio Tunaroza Romero

Junior Co-Production Market & Producers LINK Producer

Eva Loguercio

Hospitality Producer

Johanna Fuhler

Industry Forum Producer

Silke Bongers

Event Producer



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Rianne Vogel

Head of Education

Eva van Ravensberg


Richard Soesanna

Project leader Participation and Connection

Dicky Jansen

Producer Education

Jose van Hierden

Intern Education

Marketing & Communication


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Mirella Boumans

Head of Marketing

Laura Bos

Marketing & Communications Coordinator

Elin Boijens

Marketing & Communication

Festival Production


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Lisa Luijten

Festival Producer

Judith Rigter

Festival Production

Jessie van Vreden

Producer Festivallocations

Marc Selanno

Technical Producer

Renee Spees

Volunteer Coordinator

Cindy Pielstroom

Volunteer Coordinator

New Media / MediaLab


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Tess de Ruiter

Coordinator MediaLab

Supervisory Board

The Cinekid Foundation works with a supervisory board-model according to the Governance Code Cultuur. Cinekid delivers the annual reports to this board, attached in the financial statements.

Eveline Aendekerk

Director CPNB

Errol Nayci

Founder of Storytellers Film & TV BV

Jeroen van Dijk

Financial director & board member FD Mediagroep

Guido van Nispen

Owner at Vannispen management B.V.

Marlene Wickel

Managing Director Jean Mineur Mediavision bv


Cinekid works closely with its ambassadors, a group of  experienced professionals with a proven track record in the children’s media industry.

Ido Abram

Deputy Director at EYE Film Museum

Jeroen van Mastrigt

Creative Director FreedomLab

Floor Onrust

Producer Family Affair Films

Justine Bannister

Children's Media Consultant

Eric Goossens

Producer Walking the Dog

Nienke Korthof

Curator & Film Producer Tangerine Tree

Nasim Miradi

Co-founder ROSE stories

Roel Spits

Education Expert

Henrike van Gelder

Chief Editor of Kidsweek and other children's media

Pien Houthoff

Managing Director of LUX

Dries Phlypo

Film Producer at A Private View

Barbara Bredero

Director of film & television

Viola Gabrielli

Children's Movie Consultent

Astrid Bussink

Head of Youth VPRO

Janneke van de Kerkhof

Line Producer Submarine