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Simon Gabriele

Simon Gabriele




Decision Maker 2019
Decision Maker 2018
Decision Maker 2017
Decision Maker 2016


Simon Gabriele works on the acquisitions and sales of Indie Sales, being previously acquisitions manager at Films Distribution - Paris based sales agent - since 2015, and before that, trainee at Le Bureau, M6, Umedia, Le Pacte.

company profile

INDIE SALES acquires around 12 films per year, from all nationalities and genres, with a strong commercial and artistic potential. Animation has an important position in ourline-up. In 2015, INDIE SALES won the prestigious Best European Distributor of the Year award at Cartoon Movie in Lyon. Our catalogue consists of 35 films from the widest range possible with established directors such as Jean Pierre Améris, Amos Gitaï or Frédéric Schoendorffer as well as talented newcomers (Clément Cogitore, Louis Garrel, Daouda Coulibaly) and female directors (Alice Winocour, Justine Triet, Chloé Robichaud, Lola Doillon). We have a special focus for high profileanimation titles (Another Day of Life, My Life as a Courgette, Moomins on the Riviera). INDIE SALES can get involved in any stage in a film’s lifespan offering tailor-made strategies to finance and launch films in a market which is growing increasingly complex. We are actively seeking co-production opportunities.