Every year the Festival wishes to attract talents capable of settling on the best of the best of short films. This year we introduce a jury composed of members from different walks of life.
Babak Karimi is an Iranian actor. He was introduced to cinema at an early age as his father was also a filmmaker. Years later he moved to Italy where he took to the job of camera operator. He has since then collaborated with great directors such as Asghar Fahradi with whom he has already directed three movies.
With a passion for the image, Gaëlle Rodeville studied cinema at La Sorbonne, earning a Masters degree. After working on several film festivals in diverse occupations, she entered the team of the Aubagne International Film Festival in 1999 and became its general manager in 2003.
President of the Association of Directors of Tunisian Films
Mokhtar Ladjimi is a Tunisian director and screenwriter graduated from IDHEC.
Among his many accomplishments are documentaries Colonial Cinema (Doc-1997), Thousand and One Oriental Dances (Doc-1999), and The Orient of Coffees (Doc-2000) …
Expert in communication, marketing, cultural events and organisms management, she teaches at multiple schools between Montreal and Brussels. She is a consultant in funding strategies and developed the Quebec of the crowdfunding platform kisskissbankbank.com.
Critic, Festival manager and programer
Antonio Maiorino (ITALIE)
Critic, manager and programer of the “La Città Incantata” Festival.
http://www.lacittaincantata.com/ … Soon his complete biography!
Producer (Paradis Films) – Belgium
Marilyn Watelet started on Belgian television; in 1975, with Chantal Akerman, she created Paradise Films, where she stayed until 2011. Later, she worked as a director of scouting, assistant director, production coordinator and producer on more than thirty fiction and documentary films, all teaching at the INSAS (Ecole Supérieure des Arts du Spectacle) from 1992 …