18-23 OCT   A CORUÑA

Margot Mecca

Margot Mecca is an Italian programmer, producer and researcher based in Barcelona. Since 2011 she has been working at the Festival dei Popoli – International Documentary Film Festival. She is currently part of the selection committee (with a particular focus on Spanish and Portuguese films) and manager of Doc at Work Future Campus, a professional and training initiative for young filmmakers. In 2021 she was invited to join the selection committee of Majordocs. As an executive producer, she was an alumnus of Eurodoc and TFL. She works as a producer and consultant for documentary and fiction films for different production companies, especially in Italy. Her first film as producer, Mother Lode, by Matteo Tortone, premiered at SIC, during the Venice Film Festival. Since 2019 she is a post-doctoral researcher at the Department of Communication of the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona.