Gaby Babić was born 1976 in Frankfurt am Main as child of a family of guest workers from the former Yugoslavia. She has a degree in theatre, film and media studies, German studies and political science. After working as a programme coordinator at Goethe-Institut Sarajevo, among other things, she has been working as a freelance programme maker/cultural worker for various film festivals and cultural institutions since 2008. Until October 2017, she was responsible for seven festival editions of goEast – Festival of Central and Eastern European Film in Wiesbaden and developed the projects Oppose Othering! and Young Filmmakers for Peace. Since January 2018 she is director of the Kinothek Asta Nielsen in Frankfurt. With Karola Gramann and Heide Schlüpmann she founded Remake in 2018. Frankfurter Frauen Film Tage.