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Karen Cifarelli has a BS in International Relations from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles. During this time, she studied with renowned acting coach Eric Morris of the American New Theatre. Karen gleened her early training in film production from working for American Zoetrope as well as for the Jacobsen Company, at the Walt Disney Studios. She then moved to Berlin continuing to working in film production.
Since 2009, Ms Cifarelli is the owner of the Cifarelli Talent Consulting, where she manages international actors and directors for film, TV and theatre productions. She is a member of the International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and official juror of the 40th International Emmy Awards.