Digital Storytelling Contest jury

The members of the specialist juries are:

Short Form

Chair: DJ Clark, UK, multimedia producer China Daily
Lela Ahmadzai, Germany, multimedia journalist and photographer
Maite Alberdi, Chile, filmmaker
Jon Petter Evensen, Norway, assistant professor Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences
Ayman Oghanna, UK, independent digital journalist

Long Form

Chair: Liza Faktor, Russia/USA, producer and co-founder Screen
Uwe H. Martin, Germany, photographer and producer Bombay Flying Club
Luke W. Moody, UK, director of film programming Sheffield Doc/Fest
Amanda Pike, USA, executive producer Center for Investigative Reporting

Immersive Storytelling

Chair: Katerina Cizek, Canada, artistic director MIT Open Documentary Lab
Dan Archer, UK, director Empathetic Media
Sara Kolster, the Netherlands, interaction design and digital storytelling
Devjyot Ghoshal, India, multimedia journalist and roving editor Quartz India
Matteo Moretti, Italy, designer and researcher Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

Innovative Storytelling

Chair: Alexandre Brachet, France, producer UPIAN
Josh Begley, USA, data artist and web developer
Hayoun Kwon, South Korea, multimedia artist
Marcelle Hopkins, USA, executive producer 360 news New York Times
Hugues Sweeney, Canada, executive producer NFB