Managing Director and Founder. MAGNETFILM
With more than 10 years of experience in the media industry and a strong producers’ background, Georg Gruber, Managing Director and Founder of MAGNETFILM, has access to an extensive network of creative talent and producers. He offers a wide-ranging expertise in liaising and negotiating projects with potential financial backers, marketing and festival strategy, sales and acquisition as well as overseeing projects from development to completion. Berlin based MAGNETFILM is a boutique worldsales company founded in 2003 and focussing on quality short films. 2014 saw Gruber expanding the company´s portfolio to also include documentaries. MAGNETFILM´s exquisite line-up ranges from Academy Award-winning films such as ‘Toyland’ (2009), ‘Helium’ (2014), ‘Mr. Hublot’ (2014) as well as IDFA award-winning documentary MY NAME IS SALT (2013) and Int. EMMY Award-winning short doc series Same But Different (2014).