MK2’s Managing Director Juliette Schrameck Steps Down

Published on Apr 09, 2020

MK2’s Managing Director Juliette Schrameck Steps Down

Juliette Schrameck, the managing director of French film group MK2 (“Portrait of a Young Lady on Fire”), has stepped down.

During Schrameck’s decade-long tenure, MK2 had five movies playing in competition at the Cannes Film Festival two years in a row, in 2018 and 2019. Last year’s competition titles included Mati Diop’s Grand Prize winner “Atlantics,” and Celine Sciamma’s “Portrait of a Young Lady on Fire” which picked up Cannes’ best screenplay award and a Golden Globe nomination. Schrameck was also highly involved in the development and co-production of many prestige projects, notably Pawel Pawlikowski ‘s Oscar-nominated “Cold War.”

Before being appointed managing director by MK2’s co-ceo Nathanael Karmitz in January 2015, Schrameck spearheaded international sales and acquisitions for the company for five years.

Schrameck announced her departure from the company on Thursday and said her new career chapter will soon begin. “I didn’t think the period

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Author: Elsa Keslassy