Jury 2019

LORENA LLUCH

Producer and CEO in Filmeu. She began with the leadership and production direction of several of the most outstanding short films in the panorama of recent years: Bikini by Óscar Bernácer, La Ropavejera by Nacho Ruipérez or Vampiro by Álex Montoya.

She has produced the awarded webseries Libres and El Partido for Floxer, both directed by Álex Rodrigo (Vis a Vis, La casa de papel).

In recent years she has co-produced with Avalon PC the opera prima of Esteban Crespo Amar, and has led the Direction Production of La Banda de Roberto Bueso, as well as the Executive Production of Vivir dos veces by María Ripoll.

JAIME MAESTRO

One of the most prestigious animation directors in Europe. In his filmography stand out the awards in the prestigious International Animation Film Festival of Annecy and in Los Goya; as well as the nominations for The Oscar or SIGGRAPH.

Jaime has worked alongside figures such as Scott Ross, Jan Pinkava or Tony Bancroft, with whom he directed Animal Crackers in 2017 with Scott Sava.

He has been part of projects, series and ads, for Disney and Disney Channel, Sony, Google, Nickelodeon and Reel FX, among others.

NADIA RUIZ

Co-founder and CEO of La Tribu. Nadia has done recruitment and talent outreach work -as in the Animal Crackers movie – and today is also a story consultant. Her project in La Tribu is focused on the creation of an organization centered on well-being and care, using sociology as a tool for improving the quality of life of artists.

Her organizational design has been selected in the academic field and in specialized festivals, in which Nadia gives talks and workshops.

SERGIO VIZCAÍNO

Director of the short film XP3D with the production company Rodar y Rodar (El Orfanato) for Antena 3 Films and distributed by Sony Pictures. Sergio Vizcaíno has directed more than 20 internationally awarded short films and has been a juror at festivals such as the Fantastic Film Sitges.

JOANA CHILET

Producer and screenwriter. She has worked for television and cinema as production manager (Chicote, el barman de las estrellas), scriptwriter of programs (De nou a la mar, Hui en dia), fiction analyst and executive producer (Dioses y perros, Cuatro estaciones, Maniatics).

With her production company JCMedia she developed and produced different audiovisual projects, and under the Nautilus brand she has worked in audiovisual training for all educational stages.

Currently, she is the coordinator of AVANT (Associació de Productores Valencianes i productors independents).

ÁLEX MONTOYA

Bachelor degree in Architecture and self-taught filmmaker. His short works add 170 awards and several hundreds of selections at international festivals.

In 2009 he is selected at the Berlinale Talent Campus. Among his films highlights there is a 2014 Goya nomination for his short film Lucas, and a special mention at Sundance 2010 for his short film Cómo conocí a tu padre.

This year he has presented his Opera Prima Asamblea at the Malaga Festival, which also won the awards for best film and best actor at the Alicante Film Festival.