The Jury Panel
We are proud to have on board an esteemed jury panel. Not only are they talented, fair with an established film making background they are also forward thinking and passionate. They understand like you the future is right here all things web and being apart of this festival is an exciting opportunity for all.
We will also have industry speakers at the festival so please come back here to see who will be attending.
Click on to the photo to read more about our panel and for their IMDB credits click on to their links below.
Julie Kalceff, Writer/Director
Julie Kalceff is a writer, director and producer who has worked in film and television for over 15 years. Julie is the creator, writer, director and producer of the international hit multiplatform drama Starting From Now, which has amassed over 25 million views. After securing screen agency funding for Seasons 4 and 5 both seasons were acquired for broadcast television in Australia on SBS2.
Jett Garrison, Writer/Director
Jett's films have played in over 100 film festivals winning top awards including: a college EMMY, a Student Academy Award nomination, the "Jury Prize" at the Bologna International Women's Film Festival,the "Audience Award" at the Night Gallery Film Festival, and a Members Choice award at PlanetOUT.com.
Jett holds a Masters of Arts in media studies and a Masters of Fine Arts in directing from the University of Texas 2006.
Stefan Booth, Actor/Vocalist
Stefan is known for EastEnders (1985), Hollyoaks (1995) and Back in Business (2007). He grew up playing guitar and trumpet and is now an accomplished singer/songwriter.
Sophie Venner, Producer
BAFTA winner, Room 8, 2014
When first released online, ROOM 8 was made VIMEO STAFF PICK, going quickly viral and, prior to its BAFTA win, had received almost a million hits online. ROOM 8 was awarded BEST BRANDED SHORT FILM at SHOTS 2013 and recently picked up a WEBBY Award in April 2014. SOPHIE VENNER was also Series Co-Producer on the Bombay Sapphire funded Imagination Series. She is the founder of Venner Films.