Ludmila Cvikova was one of the programmers at IFF Rotterdam for fifteen years, and later on moved to Qatar where at the Doha Film Institute she was heading the department of Film Programming. She has also cooperated with various festivals: Karlovy Vary, Locarno, Yerevan, Artfilm Slovakia and Anonimul in Romania. For EYE Film Institute Amsterdam she’s curated film
programmes around Bela Tarr’s and Jan Svankmajer’s exhibitions. Currently she works independently as a creative consultant for filmmakers, festival advisor, projects reader and advisor for a few European film funds and as associate producer she’s worked on two films of the reknown Kazakh director Emir Baigazin.