Open City Documentary Festival

News: Open City Documentary Festival 2019 Shorts Jury Announced


We are excited to reveal our first few jurors. They will be in charge of awarding our Best UK Short Award, supported by the British Council and awarded to the UK short film that demonstrates the most engaging, innovative and compelling approach to short-form documentary.

This jury will be chaired by Brett Story (filmmaker, The Hottest August, The Prison in Twelve Landscapes), joined by Patrick Hurley (Head of Marketplace and Talent, Sheffield Doc/Fest, Daisy Ifama (filmmaker, editor and creative, gal-dem), Onyeka Igwe (artist filmmaker, Her Name in My Mouth, Specialised Technique), and Daniella Shreir (Editor, Another Gaze).