Meet the AIFF15 Jurors for Best Short Docs

And the AIFF15 Jurors are...

Kate Amend - Juror Best Short Docs AIFF15

Kate Amend

Kate Amend is the editor of The Case Against 8, which received both the Juried and Audience Award for Best Documentary at AIFF14. She has edited two Academy Award-winning films, is a frequent advisor at the Sundance Labs, and teaches at the USC School of Cinematic Arts.





Athena Kalkopoulou - Juror Best Short Docs AIFF15

Athena Kalkopoulou

Athena Kalkopoulou oversees the San Francisco Film Society’s Documentary program including the Doc Film Fund and Project Development & Fiscal Sponsorship. She has over fifteen years of experience in film production, distribution, and exhibition in Europe and the US.



Juror_Andrew Gay Best Short Docs

Andrew Gay

Andrew Kenneth Gay is an independent filmmaker and full-time faculty member at Southern Oregon University. His shorts and features have received multiple awards and over 50 official selections at film festivals across the globe. Since 2013, he has served as programming director of the StarLite Film Festival in Winter Garden, FL.