Marija Milovanovic


Marija Milovanovic is a cultural manager and curator based in Vienna (Austria). Since 2008 she’s is working for Vienna Shorts, Austrias only Oscar® qualifying film festival where she’s co-head of the international competition Fiction & Documentary. In 2018 she co-founded LEMONADE FILMS. Since 2021 she’s project manager of the Video & Filmtage, the youth film festival in Vienna and she joined the selection committee of Berlinale Generation (short film section).


Diana Mereoiu

Social Media


Diana Mereoiu is a short film programmer and marketing professional based in Berlin, Germany. She has almost 10 year experience working with several international film festivals (Vienna Shorts, Bucharest International Experimental Film Festival, ASTRA Documentary Film Festival in Sibiu), as well as on the online marketing of different cultural projects and institutions.


Wouter Jansen

LEMONADE FILMS is supported by the City of Vienna (Department for Cultural Affairs).



Julia Fabrick

Project Coordinator

Julia Fabrick is co-founder of LEMONADE FILMS. She is project manager of CINEMINI ON TOUR - a European film education project for children from the age of three. In the past years she put her focus on integrative cultural projects with young people. Since 2021 she works as a Case Manager at ProVita Bildungs GmbH to coach and support young women. She also is a professional soccer coach for kids. She lives and works in Vienna.


Valerie Dirk

Project Coordinator & Website

Valerie Dirk is a film scholar, critic and freelance film curator based in Vienna. She studied Comparative Literature and Theater, Film and Media Studies at the University of Vienna and is currently doing her PhD on International Film Festivals. As a curator, she is active in the collective Diskollektiv (, as a critic she regularly writes for the daily newspaper DER STANDARD.



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