Sata Cissokho is head of Acquisitions at Memento Films International. She first joined the company in 2014 as Festivals Manager while also handling the art-house label ARTSCOPE, whose titles include Chaitanya Tamhane’s Court (Lion of the Future and Orizzonti Award for Best Film - Venice 2014), Gabriel Mascaro’s Neon Bull (Special Jury Prize - Venice 2015). She previously worked at New York-based independent distribution company Zeitgeist Films, and assisted the Tribeca Film Festival’s programming team. She also took part in several co-production platforms, working as Industry coordinator for Paris Project, Les Arcs Coproduction Village and Paris Coproduction Village.
Head of Acquisitions