International Jury 2020
The complete International Jury officially announced!
We are pleased to announce that our International Jury now officially consists of six members. Besides the Jury President, Marjane Satrapi (Persepolis, Radioactive…), director Mike Newell (Four Weddings and a Funeral, Donnie Brasco, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire…) and Luxembourgish actor Luc Schiltz (Eng nei Zäit, Capitani…) already announced at our press conference, LuxFilmFest is proud to reveal the latest, but most certainly not least, additions to the Jury: French-Spanish actor Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey (The Well-Digger’s Daughter, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, I Origins, Alaska…), American director Miles Joris-Peyrafitte (As You Are, Dreamland…) and iconic Dutch actor Famke Janssen (GoldenEye, X-Men…).
When to meet the jury members?
The members of the Documentary Jury (KATHRIN KOHLSTEDDE, Head of Programme, Filmfest Hamburg –Germany; NICOLAS GIRARD DELTRUC, General Director, Montréal Festival du Nouveau Cinéma – Canada; ANAÏS EMERY, Artistic Director, Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival – Switzerland; DAVIDE OBERTO, Documentary Programme Director, Torino Film Festival – Italy; MIROSLAV MOGOROVIĆ, Programme Director, European Film Festival Palić – Serbia) will attend the screenings at the beginning of the Festival. They will be present at the Official Opening at Kinepolis Kirchberg on 5th March. The International Jury (see members above) will arrive in the middle of the Festival and will notably attend the Awards Night on 14th March at Kinepolis Kirchberg. A small icon in the Festival schedule (available on Monday, 24th February), will highlight the screenings attended by directors, actors and other guests.