Karin Drake is a Swedish animator, film curator, and video buff based in Stockholm and Söderköping. Has degrees in film, gender studies and animation, and is probably as fascinated by moving images as someone who got the chance to see them in the 1800s. Areas of special interest include moving images pre-cinema and video technology past and present. Previously worked at Filmform – The Art Film and Video Archive, currently working with SAQMI – The Swedish Archive for Queer Moving Images.
Since 2019 in charge of REX Animation Film Festival, focused on bringing the very best of European animation to Stockholm and Sweden. Loves cinema projectionists.