Official Selection Judges

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Anita Adams

Executive Director/Founder First Weekend Club

Vancouver, Canada

 

Marc Checkley

Founder / Creative Director, IO Creative

Lausanne, Switzerland

 

Delia Dobritoiu

Production & Programming Specialist

Discovery Communications

London, UK

 

Pola Hempowicz

Channel Executive

Comedy Central Poland

Warsaw, Poland

 

Jean-Claude Anto

International Sales Agent

ComediHa!

Montreal, Canada

 

Sarah Coursey

Head of Sales & Co-Productions

Americas at Zee TV USA Inc

New York CIty, USA

 

Jacopo Fantastichini

Executive Producer & Co-Founder

Samarcanda Film

Rome, Italy

 

Jesper Kjolsrud

Visual Effects

Goodbye Kansas Entertainment Group

London UK

 

Brandi Bertrand

Producer

JFL Northwest

Vancouver, Canada

 

Tom de Grunwald

Director of Media

Blurrt Ltd

London, UK

 

Lisa Gray

Executive Producer / Content Consultant

Black Meteor

London, UK

 

Sylvia Kocman

Director of Business Development

The Format People Inc.

Montreal, Canada

 

Maike Buckmakowski

Professional Project Manager

TLGG

Berlin, Germany

 

Marie-Charlotte Derne

FX TD - Weta Digital

Wellington, New Zealand

 

Robert Guastini

Dialogue Editor

Sony Pictures

Los Angeles, USA

 

 

Sandra Lehner

Head of Content Acquisitions EMEA

Frequency

Zurich, Switzerland

 

Jesse Lipscombe

Actor, Producer, Co-founder The #Makeitawkward Campaign.

Edmonton, Canada

 

Pamela Liversidge

Director of Policy & Partnerships

Foundry

Vancouver, Canada

 

Lissa Lloyd

President, Senior Agent

Lloyd Talent

Vancouver, Canada

 

Michael Lolato

Senior Vice President, International Distribution, GRB Entertainment

Los Angeles, USA

 

José Machado

CNO at International TV Professionals

Lisbon, Portugal

 

 

Marcos Mion

Executive Producer

Jaque Productora+Estudio

Córdoba, Argentina

 

Michele Partridge

Owner/Lead Instructor,

The Drama Class

White Rock, Canada

 

Thomas Rogel

Writer

N2O Comedy

Recklinghausen, Germany

 

Satoru Watanabe

Senior Producer

NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation)

Tokyo, Japan

 

Omri Marcus

Creative Director OMARCUS.TV

Tel Aviv, Israel

 

Edith Sierra Montaño

Consultant and Producer, Interactive & Transmedia Content

Bogotá, Colombia

 

Doug Paterson

Sound Designer & Founder  Big World Sound

Vancouver, Canada

 

 

Kent Speakman

CEO, Producer

KNEKT.TV

Los Angeles, USA

 

John T. Wells

VP of Business Development, Frequency Networks.

Los Angeles, United States

 

 

Tyler Massey

VP, Int'l Distribution & Co-Productions

IM Global TV

Los Angeles, USA

 

Sean Patrick O’Reilly

CEO & Founder

Arcana Studios

Vancouver, Canada

 

Matthias Puschmann

Co-Founder & Managing Director

VAST MEDIA

Berlin, Germany

 

J. Martin Taylor

Co-Owner

The Mix Room

Vancouver, Canada

 

Nathalie Wogue

Entertainment Format Expert & Associate Director

Ascendo TV

Paris, France

 

Fabrizio Mazzeo

Actor / Writer/Producer

Rome, Italy

 

Mathew Parry

Location Consultant

Provincial Film Commission

CreativeBC

Vancouver, Canada

 

Claudia Rodriguez Valencia

CEO

Preciosa Media

Bogotá, Colombia

 

Brian Topp

Composer, Sound Design

Vancouver, Canada

 

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