The Sheffield InternationalDocumentary Film Festival has appointed Fleur Knopperts as industry andmarketplace director.
Knopperts, who will move to
"Fleur has a strong reputationin the industry for developing markets and attracting a stream of highlyacclaimed buyers," said festival director Heather Croall. "The Docfest willreally benefit from her expertise, as we begin to build the Meetmarket."
Sheffield Docfest had itsmost successful year in 2006, attracting more than 1,000 delegates. The Docfesttour begins in January 2007.