Juliana Curi is a Brazilian-Latina Film Director and Visual Artist. Deeply influenced by the Cinema Novo movement and with a strong background in journalism, she began her career in the creative department of MTV Brazil, developing powerful social-cultural impact campaigns about HIV, Politics, and Climate Justice focused on Brazilian youth.
Since then, Juliana was the UN Women’s Award winner with the P&G Campaign as the best campaign in Latin America that defies gender stereotypes, 2021 Bric Brooklyn Film+TV Resident, part of the board of supporters, and director of the launching campaign of More Grls, the first platform to female talent in Brazil which aims to fight gender inequality and author of the exhibitions Pink Intervention (Spotte Art NY, Artsy) and The Battle of the Body at Centro Cultural São Paulo (São Paulo Cultural Center).
She currently lives in the United States, is the founder of the filmmaking inclusion program EUETU Lab and signs the script, direction, and production of the documentary feature film UYRA – The Rising Forest, grated by Doc Society Climate Story Unit and Bric Brooklyn. The film had its first theatrical trailer exhibited during COP 26 and will have its world premiere at the 46th Frameline International Film Festival (June /2022).