KINObrunch JURY 2017
Alexander Kott is a Russian director, screenwriter, producer and actor. He supervised more than 20 movie projects, including „Storm on Brest Fortress,“ the best war movie of the past 25 years according to a spectator survey, as well as „Yolki 2“, „Yolki 1914“ and „Test“, which won the main prize of the International Kinofestival „Kinotavr “ in Sochi in 2014.
Alexander Kott, together with his twin brother Vladimir Kott, is leading a lecture for young directors at the Gerassimov Institute for Cinematography (VGIK).
Sergej Kumysh is a russian writer, journalist, literary critic and commentator. Author of the book series “Wie Kinder” (2013).
Publication in the issues such as “Snob”, Daily, Port Magazine Russi, Posta Magazine, “Gorkij”, “Russian Pioneer”, “Profil” and “Fontanka.ru” and much more.
In 2012 and 2015, he led the workshop „Storytelling“ at the Faculty for Direction and Television SPbGIKIT.
Winner of the literature prize of the magazine „Russian Pioneer“ (2012).
Nominated for the journalistic prize „Golden Feather“ (2016).
Lives in st. Petersburg.
Franz studied Photography at the Bavarian State Institute of Photography in Munich. His cinematographic career portfolio includes Bavarian Television, documentary and feature film productions. The artistic work in spheres of photography, film and multimedia was accompanied by numerous exhibition participation such as Brüssel, Foire d’art actuel (2000), Multi Mediale 1 Bremen, and counting. Franz as a winner of Staatlicher Förderungspreis and Zweiter Deutscher Fotopreis currently continues his career as lecturer at the University for Fotodesign in Munich.
Jofre Horta Antoniou
Spanish-Greek composer and pianist who worked for Bigas Luna in “Yo soy la Juani” and in all documentaries of Susanna Barranco. Currently Jofre is working in movies and documentaries, most of them awarded by different juries around Europe.
He also wrote music for concerts, and participated with artists like Satoshi Maruhashi in Japan.
Now he is preparing his debut in London for next September to present his work.