The UK's FilmFour has appointed Nada Cirjanic to the newly-created post of TV sales manager at overseas sales arm FilmFour International.

Cirjanic joins FilmFour on August 21 from Granada Media International, where she managed TV, video and format sales to France, Italy and Turkey for two years. She will be responsible for all international sales of TV and ancillary rights for FilmFour's entire catalogue, which were previously handled by Channel Four International.

At Granada, Cirjanic also had responsibility for Eastern Europe, Spain, Portugal and Latin America. Other experience in the industry includes two years in sales at Explore International, handling Canal Plus, National Geographic and Turner product.

FilmFour sales chief Sue Bruce Smith commented: "We are delighted to be creating this new post within FilmFour, at a time when TV is increasingly dominating the marketplace. Nada brings with her a potent mix of enthusiasm and experience, which will make her a key member of the sales team."