Mark Rabinowitz

Louisville, Kentucky, United States


23 year industry veteran and IndieWire.com co-founder Mark Rabinowitz has attended more than 175 film festivals around the world as programmer, journalist, juror, publicist and producer and has written extensively on film and TV for CNN.com, Paste Magazine, Screen International, Variety and many others. He has served as a programmer and industry liaison for the Hamptons International Film Festival and was the head documentary programmer at the Oxford (MS) Film Festival from 2016 to 2018.  He is currently serving as a consultant for Metro Louisville, focusing on improving and expanding Louisville's film/TV culture and well as its production and exhibition infrastructure and serves on the Louisville Film Commission. He co-wrote and produced Jimmy Kimmel’s first ever appearance on screen and likes cheese a little too much.