Born in 1987, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Based in Israel since 1990.
Graduate of the Sam Spiegel Film and Television School, Jerusalem, Israel and the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem, Israel. Video artist and experimental filmmaker. Largely deals with subjects related to gender roles, sexuality and national identity, and the relations between these three. Her previous film Cold Facts was screened in many film festivals around the world.
Editorial Director — Goree Island Cinema
Yanis Gaye is a French Senegalese cultural operator. After his studies at the Sorbonne University and the EHESS in Paris, focusing on philosophy of art, he becomes one the co-founder of Goree Island Cinema. Through this entity, he acts as an editorial and artistic coordinator, insuring the development of several cultural projects, mainly around the cinematographic industry. He is the director of the Goree Cinema Festival, created in 2015.
Emilia Mazik has a degree in Cultural Managment and in Philosophy both from Jagiellonian University in Cracow. Since 2014 is a project coordinator at Ad Arte Foundation of Cultural Education in Poznan, Poland. She has worked on multiple interdiciplinary projects including educational activities, film programming and international short film distribution. In 2019 she has become a Festival Director of Short Waves Festival, which 12th edition will take place in Poznan in March 2020.