The Jury

Finalists in the $200,000 Filmmaker Competition will have their work judged by seven influential and esteemed members of the filmmaking community. The Jury Prizes will be were awarded to five winners in January 2013
at the Sundance Film Festival.

Eco activist and actress. Her screen credits include Blade Runner, Splash, Wall Street, Steel Magnolias, and Kill Bill Vol. 1

Daryl Hannah

Award-winning director of Bus 174, Elite Squad, Secrets of the Tribe, Elite Squad: The Enemy Within, and Robocop (2013).

José Padilha

Producer, director, writer, critic, mentor and advisor Wintonick (Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media) is the Laureate of the Governor General's Award in Visual and Media Arts, Canada's highest such honor.

Peter Wintonick

Sundance Film Festival senior programmer and film producer (Sunset Story).

Caroline Libresco

Award-winning director of Brother’s Keeper, Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills (parts 1,2,3), Metallica: Some Kind of Monster, and Crude.

Joe Berlinger

Multimedia producer, photojournalist, filmmaker, and founder of Chicago's e22.creative.

Floyd Webb

Two-time Oscar-winning director of Harlan County, USA, American Dream, Woodstock '94, Bearing Witness, Shut Up & Sing, and Gun Fight.

Barbara Kopple