Festival Strategist (France/Italy)
Following a Master’s degree specialized in Cinema, Literature and Arts in Milan, Ilaria Gomarasca began her career at the Louvre museum. In 2009 she became Festivals manager for WIDE and later Head of the Festivals department. She joined Pyramide International as Festivals and Markets
manager in 2013. For seven years, Ilaria was in charge of strategy for Pyramide’s Festivals division and managed the launch campaigns for new films on the international festival circuit. Since 2017 she is consultant for “De Rome à Paris,” an Italian film festival held in Paris, as both a part of the selection
committee and the chief organizer of the marketplace.
Ilaria is involved in First Cut+ since its launch in 2020, firstly as Head of the program, and from 2022 as festival strategy advisor.