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Sophie Cabon

Sophie Cabon




Decision Maker 2019
Decision Maker 2018


Sophie Cabon obtained a Master of Arts in Cognitive Science and Communication at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark in 2012, and completed a Master in Audiovisual Law and Business at l’INA (the French Audiovisual Institute) and La Sorbonne in 2015.

She began her career at the Seattle International Film Festival as a programming assistant and later became a programmer at the festival. In January 2015, she started working at Coproduction Office, the production and sales company of daring and engaging directors that include Ruben Östlund (Palme d’Or 2017), Roy Andersson (Golden Lion 2014), Jessica Hauser and Ulrich Seidl.

Sophie began at Coproduction Office as a production assistant, and later held the role of sales coordinator. Since 2016, she has been the Head of Sales, and represented award-winning films such as THE SQUARE by Ruben Östlund and SAFARI by Ulrich Seidl.

company profile

Founded in 1987 by producer Philippe Bober, Coproduction Office produces and sells bold, award-winning films and maintains long-lasting working relationships with groundbreaking European directors: Roy Andersson, Thomas Clay, Michelangelo Frammartino, Jessica Hausner, Ruben Östlund, and Ulrich Seidl.

Coproduction Office's international sales company is one of Europe’s finest sales entities, with an outstanding catalogue of carefully chosen gems having a broad international exploitation.

In the field of film production, Coproduction Office is home to three companies – Essential (Berlin), Parisienne (Paris), and Coproduction Office (Copenhagen) – with which Philippe Bober has worked as a producer on thirty films. Sixteen of these were selected for Cannes’s, Venice’s or Berlin’s Competition, and seven for Cannes’ Un Certain Regard.