Ioanna started her career as a freelance Producer/Project Manager handling film and digital productions of gallery and installation based films. A BA (Hons) Film and Video Production graduate. Ioanna was selected as one of Britain’s emerging talents to participate in the Berlinale Talent Campus in 2005 with her award winning short film ‘Here at Home’.
Since then she has produced and/or production managed a diverse number of short films, pop promos and online content across a wide range of productions, formats and disciplines from factual documentary programmes for Channel 4, BBC, News UK, The Times and The Sun, to live shows, multiscreen installations and independent feature films.
Her debut feature film as Producer entitled ELIMINATE: Archie Cookson was completed in 2011 and screened at festivals around the world including Palm Springs International Film Festival and was released internationally. She has been a visiting lecturer on the MA Filmmaking course at E15 Acting School, BA Film Production course at UCA and BA Film & Television course at Brunel University.
She has been the curator along with Stu Black, of London Shorts on Londonist, a weekly online showcase of London focused short films. She currently freelances as Producer and/or Line Producer on independent films.
Ioanna Karavela will be speaking at the North London Literary Festival as one of our panalists on the 16th of March at 4.30pm. In order to guarantee a seat for this event, please rsvp via Eventbrite.
The North London Literary Festival is a free event and open to students, faculty and members of the public.