Julie Marnay staff First Cut Lab


Program Manager (France)


After a ten years’ experience at Semaine de la Critique, Cannes as responsible for short films and then coordinator of Next Step, a program created to support short filmmakers of the Cannes’ section towards their first feature film, Julie Marnay is now involved in the management and organization of film development and market access programs. She is named head of European Short Pitch in 2019, an annual development and networking program aimed at European emerging short film talents

Additionally, she collaborates with Full Circle Lab Nouvelle-Aquitaine as co-manager and FIDLab, the co-production platform of FIDMarseille as industry coordinator.

In 2021, she is appointed program manager and has joined the international team of collaborators of First Cut Lab, that supports feature films at the editing stage.
Since 2019, she is part of the short film committee of the Festival du Nouveau Cinéma in Montreal.