Karlo Funk is the managing director of Estonian Institute. After studying history and philosophy he worked as an editor in several newspapers and a TV channel in Estonia, mainly writing on film and culture. In 2001 he was invited to join Estonian Film Foundation, being responsible for international relations, festivals and film markets. Work as film commissioner responsible for development and production followed. For six years Karlo Funk acted as national representative in coproduction fund Eurimages of European Council. He has been heading the Estonian Institute, cultural institute for introducing Estonian culture, since 2013.
Conference abstract "Estonian film: 25 years of industry, art and creating history"