rose vincelli

Director of Operations
SVA - MFA Social Documentary Film

Rose Vincelli Gustine is a film programmer and a story and strategy advisor for emerging filmmakers. She is Director of Operations and on faculty at the School of Visual Arts’ MFA Social Documentary Film program. Previously, she worked for seminal filmmaker advocates IFP, as a curator and organizer for IFP Week - a film market for new documentaries and screenplays. She also curated and produced the IFP Labs – a mentorship program for first features, growing the program from four days to three weeks. In her eight years at IFP, she also produced many of their public programs, and managed the Fiscal Sponsorship program. Rose started her documentary career as a film programmer for SilverDocs (now AFI Docs), and has served on the selection committees for the Venice Biennale Cinema College and the Southern Circuit Tour; grant review committees for NEA and NYFA; and on the juries of the SXSW, Brooklyn, and New Orleans Film Festivals. She is currently co-producing Busy Inside, a documentary feature about women with multiple personalities seeking harmony in their lives. She lives, walks, and cooks with her family in Brooklyn, NY.