Orleans, France. How fitting is it that Amy Ettinger, the founder and Executive Director of the Scottsdale International Film Festival was born abroad? Ettinger's love of film, especially foreign film, has helped turn a sleepy Arizona film community into a vibrant center for screening and premiering the best films from all over the world, from nations as far-flung as Albania to Mexico, Arizona's border neighbor. Ettinger's name has become a buzz word in the industry for attracting knowledgeable films audiences into vicarious, thrilling avenues to the best of world cinema.
Name: Amy Ettinger
Lives in: Phoenix, Arizona
Company: Scottsdale International Film Festival
Occupation: Film Festival Director
Unique traits: Fun, Fearless, Passionate