Elise Mignot

Elise Mignot
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Distributor, Chief executive officer (ceo)
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv

Founder & Director. Stubborn in Dreams (Mauritius), from French origin.

Founder & Director chez Stubborn in Dreams. Mauritius
International Distributor chez the MarshallPlan. Jakarta. Indonesia
President chez ay-rOop. Rennes. France

Deputy Director chez Institut Français de Maurice. Mauritius
Cultural Project Manager chez L'Espace-Institut Français de Hanoi. Vietnam
Producer chez Le Printemps des Comédiens. Montpellier. France


5-Days "Mini-MBA" Workshop / American Management Association - Jakarta - Indonesia
Master 2 / Cultural Policies & Art Management - University of Burgundy - Dijon - France
Master 1 / Institut d'Etudes Politiques - Sciences Po Toulouse - France

Cultural Dialogue Freak

Graduated in Political Science, Cultural Policies as a major, Elise is an independent arts programmer with specialist experience in cross-cultural collaborations.

For the past 11 years, Elise has been working in various art fields in Europe - France, Hungary - as well as in Asia - Vietnam, Indonesia, Yemen, India - and in Africa - Mauritius. Her arts management experience includes roles with the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs through its network of Institut Français; roles with organizations and Festivals, including Festival d'Avignon.

Since January 2012, Elise is launching her own art & culture company, named "Stubborn in Dreams".

Specialties: art /culture / cultural policies
cinema / music / litterature / architecture / dance / circus
management / communication / production / distribution


Founder & Director
Stubborn in Dreams. Mauritius
january 2012 - until now Rose Hill. Mauritius
Created in 2012, Stubborn in Dreams is aiming at accompanying cultural, political and economic actors in art projects development.

Main accompanied projects :
. Lonbraz Kann-Feature Film in Mauritius www.lonbrazkann.com
. EWJF-Ernest Wiehe Jazz Festival www.ewjfestival.com
. Île Courts-International Short Film Festival in Mauritius www.festivalilecourts.com.
. Film. Box.-Short Film Distribution & Mauritian Cinema Catalogue www.porteursdimages.org

Stubborn in Dreams works on different fields :
- Towards cultural actors
. Curation of arts projects
. Conception and Management of art projects
. Cultural communication
. Financing and Fund Raising for art projects

- Towards institutions and governments
. Consultancy in cultural policies

- Towards economic actors
. Philanthropic consultancy


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  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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