Staff at the European Film College

Here you can read more about our principal, 9 full-time teachers as well as our dedicated practical and administrative staff. You can also read about the European Film College Board.
Teachers
Staff
Board members
Management

Teachers

Screenwriting
jim fernald
Jim Fernald
Studied filmmaking at Ithaca College in New York. I grew up near Boston, in an area noted for its writers (Thoreau, Emerson, Alcott, Hawthorne) ...
Creative Documentary
Kathy Conkwright NEW
Kathy Conkwright
Kathy has extensive experience with both producing and teaching independent and creative documentary films. Her work has received multiple awards, ...
Directing Fiction
Micah Magee
Micah Magee
While an undergraduate at UT Austin, Micah worked as programming and managing director of the experimental Cinematexas International Short Film Fes...
Editing
nick-wright
Nick Wright
Nick is an editor with more than twenty years of experience on short films, documentaries, TV and web comedy, news stories, animation, commercials ...
Vice Principal & Producing teacher
Paul C. Ryan
Paul C. Ryan
Paul is a producer, director and educator in film and TV. He has over 15 years experience working in Ireland, UK and now in Denmark. With a Masters...
Cinematography
petru maier
Petru Maier
Trained at the National University of Theatre and Film, Bucharest. I have taught Cinematography at the European Film College since 1994, after a...
Acting
Pia Bovin
Pia Bovin
A trained film director at the National Film School of Denmark. I was born in Sweden in 1963 and raised in Denmark by my mother, a distinguished ch...
Sound
Rui Silva
Rui Silva
Rui is a Sound Designer and Re-recording Mixer who has made his presence invisible in many fiction and documentary films, features and shorts, some...
Lighting for film & Creative Development
Suzanne Popp
Suzanne Popp
Trained as a cinematographer at the NYU. Suzanne Popp has worked as a cinematographer in both New York and Denmark. She will be teaching basic c...