Mari-Liis Rebane (b. 1988 in Tallinn, Estonia) is a producer and animation expert at Estonian Short Film Center. She holds a degree in New Media Arts with a focus on interactive and emerging technologies in the digital age. Her background is in animation film studies, she has been involved in festival organising (Festival Director of the biggest animation festival in Baltics, Animated Dreams 2013-2015), coordinated many Estonian animation focus programmes abroad and advised Estonian Film Institute for animation funding as a commissioned expert. She is also active as programme curator for film festivals was also one of the jury members for Ars Electronica 2016 in Computer Art/Film/VFX category, Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film in 2015 etc. She is interested in new approaches in art that combine social awareness, interaction between storytelling, art, media and technology.