Adele Kohout

Deputy managing director, programme selection

Born in Prague in 1981, Adele studied New History and Art History with a focus on film at the Heinrich-Heine University in Düsseldorf and at the University of Zurich.

During her studies she worked as an assistant director for Czech television for long and series formats in 2004 and 2005.

2008 Assistant in project management at Stein Promotion and Master study of cultural history and cultural management in Ludwigsburg.

From 2008 to 2010 she was in charge of public relations at DOK.fest. She became assistant to the festival management in 2010 and took on tasks in the areas of financing and project coordination. She has been a permanent member of the programme committee since 2010 and has also been responsible for sponsoring and partner communication since 2012.

From 2015 to 2017, she headed the office of the Kunstareal München and has been deputy managing director of DOK.fest München since 2016.