Nora CALLANAN is President of Alliance Française de Cork, Ireland and Cork French Film Festival Director since 1997. Awarded Chevalier des Palmes Académiques (1993) and Officier de l’Ordre National du Mérite (2007) by the French Government for her work and achievements in fostering Franco-Irish bonds in the cultural and educational field and for her commitment in the development of Alliance Française de Cork over the years. She is also director of VECSI Ireland, a non-for profit cultural exchange organisation between Ireland and France.See our President’s Interview by the Fondation Alliance Françai
Cork French Film Festival Manager and Marketing Manager at AFCork
Vytenė LAUČYTĖ plans and oversees AFCork marketing activities and manages Cork French Film Festival. She has a postgraduate diploma in Digital Marketing from Digital Marketing Institute, Dublin, BA degree in Philology from University of Vilnius, Lithuania, and is a CELTA and DELTA qualified EFL teacher as well as community translator/interpreter. She also runs her own travel blog curioustovisit.com.