Jury Members - 2014

Special Thanks to our Jury members of the inaugural edition for selecting the winning films in the Feature, Documentary and Short film Categories as well as the Scripts submitted to the competition.

Feature Competition Jury

 

Chiara Spagnoli: Freelance film critic, US & Italy

Gerald Papasian: Actor-Director, France

Golda Sellam: Producer, France

John Kenny: Novelist, director, screenwriter, US

Michael Preece: Director, US

Linda Selman: Playwright, director, producer, US

 

 

Documentary Competition Jury

 

Richard Castro: Producer/Distributor, US

Jessica Green: Cinema Director, Maysles Cinema Harlem, US

Manfred 'Manny' Kirchheimer: Filmmaker, US

Niki Bhattacharya: MFA Social Documentary Film Dept. at the School of Visual Arts, US

Tovah Feldshuh: Actress, playwright, US

 

Short Films Competition Jury

 

Students of the MFA Social Documentary Film Dept. at the School of Visual Arts

 

Scriptwriting Competition Jury

 

Lucie Tripon: Writer, actress, US

Conan Magee: Puppeteer, explorer, US

Dalia Kasparian: Master’s Student in management, Germany

Ared Spendjian: Madman, Art Director, US