Elise Jalladeau appointed new director of Thessaloniki International Film Festival


French film producer Elise Jalladeau has been appointed new director of the Thessaloniki International Film Festival (TIFF), the Greek Ministry of Culture announced Monday.

Jalladeau, 47, replaces Dimitris Eipidis who recently stepped down from the post.

Jalladeau is the founder of Athens’s annual Francophone Film Festival. Between 2011-2014, she served in the board of the Greek Film Center.