Teresa Hoefert de Turégano is a Canadian funding advisor at the Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg (Germany) responsible for international co-productions.
She has both academic and professional experience in the European film milieu. She taught cinema at the University of Lausanne, Switzerland and has worked for both Eurimages (the European cinematographic co-production fund) and the European Audiovisual Observatory at the Council of Europe.
In addition to her responsibilities at the Medienboard she has evaluated projects for the EU-ACP film fund and works as a consultant on film and cultural policy, often with respect to the global South. Her publications include a book and numerous articles on various subjects related to film and the politics of cinema.