Ra’anan Alexandrowicz (writer, researcher, director) carved name recognition as writer and director of award-winning films such as the full length feature James’ Journey to Jerusalem (2003) (Director’s Fortnight, Cannes 2003, Toronto 2003), and the documentaries The Inner Tour (2001) (Berlin 2001, Sundance 2001), and Martin (1999) (Berlin 1999, New Directors, New Films 1999, MoMA permanent collection). Ra’anan’s criticallyacclaimed works have been theatrically-released to international audiences and broadcast worldwide.
The Asia Pacific Screen Academy expresses its respect for and acknowledgement of the South East Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. We pay our respects to the Traditional Owners of country, including the custodial communities on whose land works are created and celebrated by the Asia Pacific Screen Awards. We acknowledge the continuing connection to land, waters and communities. We also pay our respects to Elders, past and emerging. We recognise the integral role Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and First Nations peoples continue to play in storytelling and celebration spaces.