CEO Head of Production
Leontine Petit is in charge of development and financing at Hamster Film and Dutch production company Lemming Film. Before working in film production, she graduated in philosophy at the University of Amsterdam. She graduated from EAVE, and is now a member of the ACE network.
Between 1995 and 1998 she was responsible for the television programmes of the Cinekid Film and Televisionfestival in Amsterdam, from 1998 to 2002 advisor for youth features for the Netherlands Film Fund, from 2003 to 2007 boardmember of the Binger Filmlab and member of the board of the Dutch MEDIA Desk. From 2005 until 2009 she was an advisor for the committee Film of the Dutch Council of Culture. She regularly teaches at various Media studies.