Valerie Steinberg is a creative producer based in Los Angeles, who develops and produces films and television globally. Her producing credits include Karmalink (dir. Jake Wachtel), a Cambodian “Buddhist sci-fi” feature film, which was the opening night film of Venice Film Critics' Week 2021, executive produced by XYZ Films. She is an Executive Producer of the upcoming feature film War Pony (dir. Riley Keough, Gina Gammell), which won the Caméra D'Or Award following its world premiere at the 2022 Cannes Film Festival, as well as Consulting Producer of Ash Mayfair’s Vietnamese period drama feature film The Third Wife (TIFF award winner; 3-time Independent Spirit Award nominee). She currently serves as Executive Producer of Disney's Bite Size Halloween series, overseeing 20 horror/sci-fi shorts that will air on Hulu this fall. Her award-winning short films include Hair Wolf (dir. Mariama Diallo; Sundance Jury Award winner for US Fiction Short Film, streaming on Criterion Channel), Blocks (dir. Bridget Moloney; Sundance, SXSW), Fry Day (dir. Laura Moss; SXSW, Tribeca winner, on Criterion Channel), Coffee Shop Names (dir. Deepak Sethi; Tribeca X Award, streaming on HBO Max), Freeze (dir. Maya Albanese; SeriesFest winner, Oscilloscope), Metronome (in Time) (dir. Scott Lochmus; Tribeca), and Everybody Dies! (dir. Nuotama Bodomo; SXSW 2016 in Collective: Unconscious omnibus, and the pilot for Terence Nance’s HBO series Random Acts of Flyness, now streaming on the Criterion Channel). Honors include the Sundance x WIF Financing Intensive Lab (2021), Berlinale Talents (2021), Rotterdam Lab (2021), Venice Biennale College Cinema (2020), Film Independent Producing Lab (2019), Tribeca All Access program (2019), and the Hong Kong Asia Film Financing Forum (2018). Valerie earned her BA in Philosophy and Chinese at Yale University.