Head of Jury, Belarus
Graduated from the film-engineering department of the Leningrad Institute of Film Engineers and from the camera department of VGIK. Directed about 40 documentaries. The winner of the State Prize of the President of the Republic of Belarus “For spiritual Revival”. Organizer and director of the IFF of Christian films and TV programs “Magnificat”.
Senior programmer of the Vilnius IFF. A former member of the Film Board at the Lithuanian Ministry of Culture (2008-2012). Attends 15-17 film festivals around the globe per year. Jury member in various IFF such as Cannes, Busan, Berlin, Wroclaw, Transilvania, Plsen, Bucharest.
Hong Sang Woo
Graduated from the department of Russian language and literature of the Hankuk University of Foreign Studies and from the department of film studies of VGIK. Professor of Russian studies at the Gyeongsang National University. Author of numerous publications on Soviet and Russian cinema, organizer of thematic retrospectives at the Seoul Cinematheque.