Founding Partner & Executive Producer

South Africa

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Cindy Gabriel is a founding partner and executive producer at GIANT FILMS, one of South Africa’s leading production companies  and home to a diverse roster of filmmakers producing award winning feature films, commercials, music videos and branded content.

Cindy began her career in the commercial and music video industry in London before returning to Johannesburg to launch her own production company, Giant Films, with long time creative partner and film director Ian Gabriel. She has been instrumental in building the Giant Films roster, and has recently launched its latest offering,  Giant95, ushering in a new wave of creative talent, and expanding Giant’s reach across commercials, short films, features, music videos and content pieces.

Giant’s work in advertising and feature films has been awarded worldwide, and in particular Cindy has received multiple awards and accolades for her independently produced feature films, Forgiveness and Four Corners, which both received international acclaim and Best Film accolades at international film festivals throughout the world.

Bringing curiosity and optimism into
her work,  Cindy’s passion is nurturing talent, and making a positive difference in people’s lives.