Between the 21st and the 26th of June, the Greek film editor Yorgos Mavropsaridis, well-known for his collaborations with Yorgos Lanthimos, and the British television screenwriter and producer Jeff Pope, nominated for the Academy Award for Best Screenplay with Philomena, enrich the panel of FEST PRO 2022!
Yorgos Mavropsaridis is a Greek film editor. Well-known for his collaborations with Yorgos Lanthimos, having edited all his films to date. He has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Film Editing for his work on The Favourite.
The collaboration between Mavropsaridis and thedirector Yorgos Lanthimos, go way back to their latter’s early commercial work, with Marvropsardis editing all the critically acclaimed Lanthimos’s feature films to date, including 2010's Dogtooth, 2015’s The Lobster, and 2017’s Film Independent Spirit Award-nominated The Killing of a Sacred Deer.
Jeff Pope is a British television screenwriter and producer who co-wrote the film Pierrepoint: The Last Hangman, and won a BAFTA in 2006 for the drama See No Evil: The Moors Murders.
In addition, was also nominated for the BAFTA Awards in 2001 for My Beautiful Son, and again in 2004 for Dirty Filthy Love. In 2004 he appeared as himself in an episode of The South Bank Show. Pope was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Screenplay with Philomena, starring Judi Dench and Steve Coogan.