Xose Ramon Rivas

Biography

Cultural Manager, Events Producer and Film Programmer (MA in Festival Management at Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh 2012), Mon has worked in several international festivals and world-class cultural organisations that have shaped his interest and passion for arts and film, such as the Doha Tribeca Film Festival, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe or WOMEX - World Music Expo. He has moved between different roles at EIFF and has collaborated with many local and international film organisations such as the Scottish Documentary Institute, Take One Action Film Festivals or FICBUEU (International Short Film Festival Bueu, Spain). In 2013 he co-founded IberoDocs - Ibero-American Documentary Film Festival Scotland.