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Curator & Media Consultant
Viola Gabrielli is an experienced international consultant who specialises in project sourcing and evaluation along with festival and industry market programming, with an emphasis on children’s media. She provides producers and world sales with a bespoke service and helps creatives to find the right business partners. Viola is currently working as curator at the Kids Kino Industry – an international co-production pitching event of Poland’s New Horizon Association and is a programme delegate for Animation Features at the Shanghai International Film & TV Festival. Besides that she is part of the international jury for the Rockie Awards at the Banff World Media Festival in Canada and of the international advisory board for Cinekid for Professionals in the Netherlands. Over the past eight years, Viola has been driving the European initiative KIDS Regio. She previously organized Germany’s writer lab the Academy for Children’s Media. She commenced her film sector experience by working for Golden Sparrow, the German Children’s Media Festival.