Lennart Ström

Lennart Ström

Managing Director

DIRECTOR

As Director of m:brane, Lennart is in charge of the whole event in Malmö, content wise in collaboration with Senior Creative Advisor Annette Brejner. He is the point-of-connection for Decision Makers and he is responsible for the contact with financiers and collaborators.

Lennart Ström has been in the film business since the mid 80’s with many different hats, Producer, Festival Director, Project Manager, member of boards of different organisations connected to the audio-visual industry. Several Awards for his work within this field.

Annette Brejner

Annette Brejner

Senior Creative Advisor

CREATIVE DEVELOPMENT AND INT. PARTNERSHIPS

Annette has over two decades of experience in the media industries with the specific focus on kids content development. Following the growth of both the Forum Event and the development in kids media, she now holds the position as Senior Creative Advisor, with emphasis on designing future industry activities and focusing on international partnerships. She is maintaining an ongoing dialogue with industry and national and international stakeholders, leads the development of the Forums identity-shift, and reinforces the positioning of m:brane and independent media for Young Audiences within the industry. She has the past 13 years become increasingly curious and deeper submerged in the question about the correlation between new technology, immersive experiences, the industry and young audiences’ innate intelligence and intellectual sophistication.

Maritte Sørensen

Maritte Sørensen

Project Manager

PROJECT MANAGER & PITCHING EVENTS

Maritte will be the first point of contact for Producers, as she is responsible for organising the pitching events together with making sure all parts of m:brane forum is going according to the plan. She holds an MA in film and media production from the University of Lund and has been involved in several film festivals in the south of Sweden with her home base at Lund Fantastic Film Festival, where she is the festival director. She has been responsible for the design and building of the new website launched in 2021.

Sebastian Claesson

Sebastian Claesson

Head of Communications

COMMUNICATION & PRESS

Sebastian coordinates and carries out most of m:brane’s communication efforts. Handling our newsletter and social media accounts. He is a journalist with a a background in radio- and television-journalism. Currently also a part of the Swedish production house Auto Images. He has a bachelor‘s degree in Journalism from the School of Journalism at Gothenburg University. Sebastian is a member of M:brane’s board.

Camilla Larsson

Camilla Larsson

MatchMaker

MATCHMAKING

Camilla is responsible for all one-to-one meetings at m:brane. She is a journalist, film critic and moderator. She is the Programme Manager of Seminars, as well as a programmer, at Göteborg Film Festival. She works, and has worked, for several different film festivals and other cultural events, such as Carl International Film Festival, the International Comedy Film Festival and Scen Österlen, a theatre company for children and teenagers. She frequently moderates seminars and talks at film festivals, cinemas and other events. Earlier in her career she directed a few short films and hade a go at different film crew positions as well as acting.

Siyu Hua

Siyu Hua

Intern

Master student of Visual Culture at Lund University, film background, learner, assistant, operator.

Björn Ringdahl

Björn Ringdahl

Economic Manager

EKONOM

U4 Ekonomi Malmö AB