IFF Panama Foundation

The International Film Festival of Panama Foundation (IFF Panama Foundation) is a non-profit organization created to support the realization of IFF Panama and promote the cultural & educational activities that are an integral part of the event’s structure.

Main Objectives


  • To promote the direct cultural, social, tourist and economic benefits of having an international film festival in Panama
  • To consolidate IFF Panama’s activity as a platform for the launch and growth of the local and regional film industry
  • To support the implementation of educational and training activities related to the film industry among children, young adults and university students, and those involved with filmmaking

Board of Directors

Rob Brown

Yasser Williams Arosemena

Olga Sinclair

Carlos Alemán Motta

Carmen Alemán

Maribel Heilbron
Marcela Álvarez-Calderón
Lourdes Castro de Arias
Stephan Proaño
Johann Wolfschoon
Patricia Galindo de Orillac
KC Harding

Abner Benaim
Sergio Cambefort
Luis Pacheco

Honorary Members
Daphne Rubin-Vega
Raffaella Di Laurentiis
Angus McFayden
Edgar Ramírez