2017 Short Short Story Festival Judges

Each year, a different jury panel is assembled from interviewees from Spoiler Alert Radio over the past year.

The judges see the entire program and rate the films on overall appeal and technical merit.

This year's jury comprises creative talents with diverse backgrounds in animation, cinematography, editing, sound design, and music.

Judges hail from Europe, North America, and Oceania.

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Marco Foglia

Animation Supervisor, Canada

Known for: A Monster Calls, Rango, Blade Runner 2049

Check out his bio and interview.

Joseph Krings

Editor, USA

Known for: Captain Fantastic, The Mend, Rebel in the Rye

Check out his website and interview.

Dotty Kultys

Animator, UK

Known for: The Hunchback and The Swan, Papillon

Check out her website and interview.

Nicklas Schmidt

Composer, Denmark

Known for: Department Q, Klown Forever, Theory of Everything

Check out his website and interview.

Stephanie Anne Weber Biron

Cinematographer, Canada

Known for: The Saver, The Forbidden Room, I Killed My Mother

Check out her website and interview.

Dave Whitehead

Sound Designer, New Zealand

Known for: Okja, Arrival, Elysium, Snowpiercer

Check out his website and interview.

Hughes Winborne

Editor, USA

Known for: Fences, The Help, Crash, Sling Blade

Check out his résumé and interview.

Joe Anderson

Cinematographer, USA

Known for: Old Man and the Gun, Christine, Don't Think Twice

Check out his website and interview.

Jason Ballantine

Editor, USA/Australia

Known for: It, The Great Gatsby, Wish You Were Here

Check out his website and interview.

Kris Fenske

Sound Designer, USA

Known for: It, It Comes at Night, Snowden, Nocturnal Animals

Check out his résumé and interview.

Matthieu Laclau

Editor, France/China

Known for: Mountains May Depart, A Touch of Sin, K

Check out his bio and interview.

Nicholas Schenck

Sound Designer, USA

Known for: Lady Bird, The Hero, Half Nelson, Chop Shop

Check out his résumé and interview.

Ben Smithard

Cinematographer, UK

Known for: The Man Who Invented Christmas, Belle, My Week With Marilyn, The Damned United

Check out his website and interview (coming 23rd December).

SSSFF 2017 Venues

95 Empire

95 Empire

Providence, RI

Sat., November 25th

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