2023 ADVISORY BOARD & GRAND JURY

ADVISORY BOARD
Walter Fernandez, Mediacorp , Editor-in-Chief & Chief Sustainability Officer, Singapore
Robert E. Frye, Whistling Communications, Managing Director, USA
Alex Hahn, Ludlow Arts, Electronic Media Artist, USA
Ken Kerschbaumer, Sports Video Group, Editorial Director, USA
Brian M. Lockhart, ESPN, Senior Vice President. ESPN+ Original Content and ESPN Films, USA
Jodain Massad, National Football League, Director, Development & Innovation, NFL Films, USA
Bill McCullough, FaZe Clan, Executive Vice President, USA
Katherine Meyer, Katherine Meyer Media LLC, Awards & Film Festivals Consultant, USA
Susanne Mueller, ZDF, Head of Coproductions and Development, GERMANY
Michael Pearce, Independent, Producer, USA
Regina Reyes, ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation, Senior Vice President, News and Current Affairs, PHILIPPINES
Susan L. Sewell, ABC, VP Media Relations, USA
Helfried Spitra, WDR, Head of Programme Management, GERMANY
Giles Trendle, Al Jazeera English , Managing Director, QATAR
Ellen Windemuth, WaterBear Network , CEO, Netherlands
Grand Jury
Drew Ambrose, Al Jazeera English, Senior Producer 101 East, Malaysia
Nina Aning, CTV News, Production Manager, CANADA
Angeli G. Atienza, GMA Network, Assistant Vice President, Public Affairs, Philippines
Oliver Atkinson, Casual FIlms Ltd, Managing Director, United Kingdom
Dennis Beaulieu, Beaulieu Productions, Owner, USA
Ruth Beni, Animage Films, Film maker & Writer, UNITED KINGDOM
Gaye Bennett, Radley Yeldar, Executive Producer, United Kingdom
Benjamin Best, Benjamin Best Productions GmbH, Journalist/Filmmaker/Book Author, Germany
Marita Bittencourt, GloboNews, Editor, Brazil
Eric Black, Scholastic Entertainment, Director, Production & Technical Operations, USA
Matthew Brady, MRB Productions, Director, USA
Tessa Bryson, Al Jazeera, Producer, Qatar
Sharon Burden, Australian Government eSafety Commissioner, eSafety Office, Australia
Mario Cesar Caje Silva Junior, GloboNews, Editor, Brazil
Ximena Cantuarias, NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, Senior Vice President of Scripted Production for Telemundo Global Studios, USA
Arlene U. Carnay, GMA Network, Vice President, Public Affairs, Phillipines
Daniel Carriere, Radio-Canada, Science Reporter, Canada
Joan Cartan-Hansen, Idaho Public Television, Science Trek Producer/Host, USA
Lee Joseph Castel, GMA Network, Assistant Vice President, Public Affairs, Philippines
Donovan Chan, Beach House Pictures, Creative Director, Singapore
Kevin Chan, Mediacorp Pte Ltd, Senior Creative Producer, Singapore
Wai Thong Chow, August Pictures Pte Ltd, Managing Director, Singapore
Matt Creasey, Banijay Rights, EVP Sales, Acquisitions and Co-productions, USA
Debbie Cuell, Sparkle Pictures, Executive Producer & CEO, Australia
Brian Davis, CBS Sports Network, Coordinating Producer, USA
Carlos De Elia, Artear Argentina, Executive Advisor to the CEO, Argentina
Sofia de Fay, Freelance director, Film Director, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Clara Dominguez, Voice of America, Director, Latin American Division & VOA Partnerships, USA
Ramanathan Durai, BeIN Sports Asia, Creative Manager, SINGAPORE
Claudia Ernst, Doclights GmbH / NDR Naturfilm, Assistenz GF Joern Roever, Germany
Richard Fabb, LiveLab / Griffith Film School, Creative Director, Australia
Jim Fabio, Producer/Director, USA
Boris Fan, Aria Studio Ltd, Producer, Hong Kong
Jeremy JP Fekete, ARTE G.E.I.E., Filmmaker, writer & director, GERMANY
Ludmila Figueiredo, Fundacao Roberto Marinho/ Canal Futuro, Head of Acquisitions and Licensing, Brazil
Marissa Flores, Consultant, PHILIPPINES
Pearl Forss, Channel NewsAsia, Executive Producer, Singapore
Dr. Martina Fröschl, University of Applied Arts, Vienna, Senior Scientist, Science Visualization Lab, Austria
max fuhrmann, ff fuhrmannfilm, Head of Creation, Germany
Mihai Gadea, Antena 3, CEO, Romania
Tim Gallagher, International Monetary Fund., Section Chief for Digital Content & Technology, USA
Mark Glaeser, group.IE, Managing Director, GERMANY
Victor Glynn, GCB Films, Producer, United Kingdom
Marie-Claude GUAY, CGI, Director Consulting Services - Transformation & Innovation, Canada
Shitij Kumar Gupta, NDTV, Senior Executive Producer, India
Christina Hackl, Light & Shadow GmbH, Head of post-production / Editor , Germany
Melanie Haft, nautilusfilm GmbH, Managing Director & Head of Production, GERMANY
Alex Hahn, Ludlow Arts, Electronic Media Artist, USA
Oliver Halmburger, Loopfilm GmbH, Director/Producer, Germany
Kwang Wei Han, Threesixzero Productions Pte Ltd, Director, Singapore
Toby Hayman, The Nature Conservancy, Director of Film and Video, USA
Brett Henenberg, Mediabrands Content Studio & Traverse32, Executive Vice President & Global Head of Production , USA
Fernie Heng, Temasek Polytechnic, Lecturer, Singapore
Jacob Hickey, Blackfella Films, Head of Factual/Producer, Australia
Dillon Hicks, Sudo Roux, Managing Director & Partner, Australia
Philip Hollerbach, Audi AG, Executive Producer Film Global Communications, Germany
Emily Holloway, Media Zoo Ltd, Executive Producer, United Kingdom
Mayuko Hori, NHK, Senior Producer Global Content Development Division, Japan
Scott Horsfield, DRPG, Head of FIlm
Celia Jaspers, TVNZ, Producer / Director, New Zealand
Sarah Jenner, Plastic Pictures, Executive Producer, United Kingdom
Andrei Jiro, Globo Group, Design Manager, Brazil
Natalie Jowett, JusticeAid Film Forum, Producer/Director, USA
Takayuki Kanei, Kansai televison Co.Ltd, General Manager, Japan
Masakatsu Kasai, Tohokushinsha Film Corporation, Managing Executive Officer, Member of the Board, Executive Producer, JAPAN
Manuela Kasper-Claridge, Deutsche Welle , Editor-in-Chief , GERMANY
Yuka Kitayuguchi, Fuji Television Network, Inc., International Relations, Japan
Sven-Erik Knoff, FotoKnoff AS, Director of Photography, Norway
David Kunac, Final Frame GmbH, Managing Director, Germany
Edem Kwakumey, Palette Group, Senior Producer, USA
Nancy Lai, Television Broadcasts Limited, Assistant Controller, HONG KONG
Douglas Lan, IFA Media, Producer, Singapore
Francisco Leao, Promo TV Globo, Creative Director, Brazil
Petra Lederhilger, Terra Mater Studios GmbH, Producer, Specialist Factual, Austria
Hin Wah, Vincent Lee, Radio Television Hong Kong, Assistant Director, Hong Kong
Dr. Patrick Lehn, dormakaba group, Senior Manager External Communications, Switzerland
Joshua Lim, Temasek Polytechnic, Course Chair, SIingapore
I-LI Lo, Hakka TV, Host & Producer, Taiwan
Brian M. Lockhart, ESPN, Senior Vice President. ESPN+ Original Content and ESPN Films, USA
Pedro Lopes, SP Televisão, General Content Director SP & SPI and Screenwriter, Portugal
Molby Low Kian Chye, WaWa Pictures Pte Ltd, CEO/Founder, SINGAPORE
Michael Maack, ZDF - Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen, Marketing Producer, Germany
Hannah Mably, Plastic Pictures, Executive Producer, UNITED KINGDOM
Andrea Mantzei, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen (ZDF), Editor, Germany
Anna Marbrook, Anna Marbrook Productions Ltd., Producer/Director Film and TV, New Zealand
Matthias Martens, Timecode Production, Founder/Managing Director & Executive Producer, Germany
Maribel Martinez, Diecinueve36, Founder & Creative Director, MEXICO
Jodain Massad, National Football League, Director, Development & Innovation, NFL Films, USA
Alex McCall, Glasgow Films, Producer/Director, UNITED KINGDOM
Bill McCullough, FaZe Clan, Executive Vice President, USA
Kelly McKeown, Independent, Executive Producer, VP Content, Canada
David Meadows-Hertig , al Dente Entertainment, Head of Production, Germany
Pedro Boucherie Mendes, SIC , DIRECTOR FOR STRATEGIC PLANNING & DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT CONTENT , Portugal
Sergio Mendoza, Telemundo Television Studios, VP, Scripted Development , USA
Johan Munsberg, Al Dente Entertainment GmbH, Cinematographer, Germany
Zach Niall, Denial Industries, Director, USA
Nick Olle, Al Jazeera, Senior Supervising Producer, Programmes, Malaysia
Sergio Ortega, Independent, Creative Director, ITALY
Alexandra Pauliat, Off The Grid - TRT World, Executive Producer, Turkey
Michael Pearce, Independent, Producer, USA
Matthew Percival, Allegro Films, Creative Director & Partner, United Kingdom
Paul Petruccelli, Pratt institute, Production/DOC/DPL Manager-Assoc. Professor, USA
Geraldine Phua, Ochre Pictures Limited, Chief Content Producer, Singapore
Judy Plavnick , Sit. Good Girl Productions, LLC, Executive Producer & Co-owner, USA
Dominic Powers, Radley Yeldar, Executive Producer, UNITED KINGDOM
Duncan Preston, Al Jazeera Media Network, Head of Global Creative Services , Qatar
Phil Rees, Al Jazeera, Director of Investigative Journalism , Qatar
Dawn Reese, Mediabrands Content Studio, U.S. President, USA
Deirdre Reilly, Independent Director, Director & Production Consultant, USA
Regina Reyes, ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation, Senior Vice President, News and Current Affairs, PHILIPPINES
Johanna Ridsdale, BBC , Lead Creative, United Kingdom
Regula Ruegg, Dekart Video, Camera/Photographer, USA
Jaime Sainz, The Walt Disney Company, Spain, Creative Director, Spain
Atsushi Saito, Fuji Television Network Inc., Executive Manager, International Department, Japan
Vatche Sarkisian, Independent, Consultant, USA
Peter Schels, Al Dente Eentertainment GmbH, Managing Director, Germany
Stefan Scholz, brandscape GmbH, Director Visualizaton, Germany
Chris Schueler, Christopher Productions, President, USA
German Sela, Movistar+, Head of Brand, SPAIN
William Shaw IV, Shaw FIlms Inc., Producer/Director, USA
DT Slouffman, 21 Productions, Executive Producer/Owner, USA
Louise Smith, BBC, Design Manager / Editorial Project Manager, United Kingdom
Jessica Soho, GMA Networks, Broadcast Journalist, PHILIPPINES
Steve Songalia, The Edge Picture Company Ltd, Director, United Kingdom
Angeline Swee, Very! Pte. Ltd., Director, SINGAPORE
Imre Szabo-Stein, Concerto Akademia Nonprofit Ltd., Director/Producer, Hungary
Scott Takeda, Takeda Entertainment, INC., Director/Storyteller, USA
Andre Takeda, The Walt Disney Company Latin America, Head of Creative Services, Argentina
Wei-Lyn Tan, Mediacorp TV Singapore Pte Ltd, Head of English Drama Productions, Singapore
Chih Chong Tan, Sitting in Pictures Pte Ltd, Executive Producer, Singapore
Igor Tavares, TV Globo, Executive Producer, Brazil
Tina Tobin, PushDesign, Director, USA
Jaemark Tordecilla, GMA News, Sr. Asst. Vice President, News & Public Affairs Digital Media, Philippines
J V Varaprasad, Reliance Animation, Producer/Director, India
Patrícia Vasconcellos, SBT - Sistema Brasileiro de Televisão., Journalist/TV Correspondent, Brazil
Judith Vecchione, GBH, Senior Editorial Advisor, WORLD Channel, USA
Ramon Verdet, AMC Networks International Southern Europe, Creative Director, Spain
Brian Vos, Jump Studios Ltd, Executive Producer, Canada
Shiying Wan, Very Pte Ltd, Producer, Singapore
Felix Weber, Al Dente Entertainment, Head of Creation, Germany
Megan Wells, Independent, Director/Filmmaker, USA
Tom Williams, INTJ LLC, Director, USA
Ellis Williams, CBS Sports, Director/Producer, Original Programming, USA
Noel Wong Ying Fei, Xebec Media Ltd., Executive Producer, Hong Kong
Jean Yeo, Ochre Pictures, Creative Director, SINGAPORE
Toshie Yoshida, TI ComNet Japan, President, JAPAN