2018 Judges

Rosie Alison
Heyday Films

Matt Aspray
CEO, Motion Picture Solution

Lawrence Atkinson
Chief Executive Officer, The DDA Group

Mia Bays
Birds-Eye View

Chris Bird
Worldwide Head of Film Licensing, Amazon

Phil Cairns
Press & Publicity Manager, Film4

Caragh Cook
Managing Director, Organic

Caroline Cooper Charles
Producer and Film Executive

Gareth Ellis-Unwin
Head of Film, Creative Skillset

Sara Frain
Group Marketing Director, Picturehouse

Lawrence Francis
Director, Premier

Kate Gardiner
Head, Fox Searchlight UK

Calum Gray
Head of Sales, Embankment Films

Simran Hans
Film critic, The Observer

Uzma Hasan
Producer, Little House Productions

Samantha Joly
Marketing/Publicity Manager, See-Saw Films

Stephen Kelliher
Director and Head of Sales & Marketing, Bankside Films

Yung Kha
Publicist, Dogwoof

Geraldine Moloney
Policy Consultant, FDA

James Norrie
Director of Global Sales and Acquisitions, AMP International

Nish Panchal
Literary Agent, Curtis Brown

Ben Roberts
Director, BFI Film Fund

Dominic Rowell
Commercial Director, Vue UK & Ireland

Jonathan Sadler
Consultant, Magus Marketing

Dave Shear
CEO, Shear Entertainment

Ste Thompson
CEO and founder, POWSTER

Eva Yates
Commissioning Executive, BBC Films

Claudia Yusef
Head of Development, Number 9 Films