Yianna Sarri (Greece)
Head of Agora
Thessaloniki International Film Festival

Yianna is the Head of the Agora at the Thessaloniki International Film Festival and Thessaloniki Documentary Festival.

In recent years Yianna has worked as the Head of the Market for both the Thessaloniki International Film Festival and Thessaloniki Documentary Festival and recently has been appointed as consultant for innovative programs & new technologies.  She began working there as a programmer in 2002, having graduated in 2000 with a BA and MA in Communication Studies and Film Studies from Coventry University and City University in the UK. Yianna is also Head of Program at the Greek Film Festival in Berlin.

TDF is an Oscars® documentary feature qualifying festival, which ranks among the top documentary festivals of the international circuit.

AGORA is an industry event offering various networking opportunities for the global film industry. As an international meeting and trading event, AGORA runs parallel to the Thessaloniki International Film Festival and offers to its industry professionals a variety of industry activities.


STYLES: Creative Doc, Observational documentary

GENRES: Arts, Biographies, Crime, Culture, Current Affairs and Investigative, Education, Environment, Factual Entertainment, Gender, Geopolitics, History, Human Interest, Indigenous, Lifestyle, Music, Natural History and Wildlife, Politics, Race, Religion and Ethics, Science, Social Issues, Sport, Technology, Travel and Adventure, Youth

LENGTHS/FORMATS: Feature, Specials, 52’/60’, 70+ mins, VR / AR / MR