International Animation Festival 23 - 29.09.2024
Christina Bitha, the Newly Appointed General Manager at ANIMASYROS!

The ANIMASYROS community is delighted to extend a warm welcome to Christina Bitha, a Journalist and Film Critic, who has joined the Festival as its General Director. We eagerly anticipate collaborating with her!

A native of Athens, Christina pursued Law at the University of Athens and furthered her studies in Film in Great Britain. Possessing a wealth of experience in the greek media industry, she has contributed to radio stations such as KLIK FM and BEST 92,6, traditional press outlets including Epsilon, Nea Mesimvrini, Vima, Marie Claire, among others, and television. She has also collaborated with renowned international entities like the National Agency for the Promotion of French Films Abroad (Unifrance) and the popular film show "On Aura Tout Vu". From 2015 to 2022, Christina served as COSMOTE TV's correspondent for major international film festivals and was a presenter for the Academy Awards (the OSCARS) and the European Film Awards (EFA). Since 2019, she has been a member of the European Film Academy.