Federica Pugliese

Film Marketer / Independent Film Curator

London, United Kingdom
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About me

Formerly Marketing Officer for Scotland's largest combined arts venue, with a demonstrated history of working in the entertainment industry. Formerly factotum at Edinburgh Short Film Festival. Short film enthusiast. Passionate about film + visual arts, reaching, engaging and developing new audiences. Open to any exciting curatorial projects.

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  • Marketing
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Audience Development
  • Audience Engagement
  • Cinema
  • Film
  • Abobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Communication
  • Writing

Companies I’ve worked with

  • M

    Milano Film Festival

    • E

      Eden Court Theatre

      • L

        Lago Film Fest

        • F

          French Film Festival UK

          Work history


          Marketing Officer, Film + Visual Arts

          Eden Court Theatre

          Nov 2018
          • Inverness, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • Main duties include: maximising the sales potential of Eden Court’s film and visual arts programme, including updating social media channels, website and the creation of marketing emails, lead on the creation of the cinema programme in consultation with the Head of Film and Visual Art, leading the marketing of the annual Inverness Film Festival, working on the design, print and distribution of marketing materials, overseeing Front of House presence including production and installation of banners, posters and flyers, liaising with artists whose work is in the galleries and collating information about sales.


          Marketing Development Assistant (Placement)

          Eden Court Theatre

          Sep 2017 - Nov 2018
          • Inverness, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • Marketing the cinema programme at Eden Court as well as the Inverness Film Festival with the specific task to increase audience numbers for non-mainstream films. Main tasks: creating content for social media channels, creating marketing materials (newsletters and flyers) for a monthly selection of films, writing copy for the monthly cinema guide, uploading content for all film screenings on the website, writing reports, help marketing the theatre programme.


          Jan 2017 - Sep 2017
          • Edinburgh, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Assistant Director, special project coordinator and member of the selection committee. Main duties include: communication with partners and filmmakers, designing the festival brochure and other promotional materials, liaising with venues. Programmer for partner’s events (Sardinia Film Festival, Hidden Door festival, Manipulate Festival).


          Short Film Programmer

          French Film Festival UK

          Apr 2016 - Jun 2016
          • Edinburgh, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Co-curator of the short film programme for the 24th edition of FFF UK.


          Film Coordinator

          Lago Film Fest

          May 2014 - Jul 2014
          • Treviso, Italy
          • Freelance
          • Film Coordinator in the Executive staff of the festival. Main duties include liaising with filmmakers and film distribution companies.


          Film Office Intern

          Milano Film Festival

          Jul 2013 - Oct 2013
          • Milan, Italy
          • Internship
          • Film research and archiving, liaising with filmmakers and distribution companies, helping with the management of screening copies in the various festival venues, front of house liaison, assistant to selection committee and curators of the festival programme.