Geli Mademli is PhD student in the School of Cultural Analysis of the University of Amsterdam, working in the intersection of media studies and film museology, as a scholar of the Greek State Scholarships Foundation. She studied Journalism and Mass Media (BA, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), Film Theory (MA, University of Amsterdam) and Cultural Studies (MA Cum Laude, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens). For the last few years, she has been working for the Thessaloniki International Film Festival as a programme assistant and assistant editor of its annual editions, she is the Director of Press of Syros International Film Festival and she is a freelance journalist specializing in film and media.