Anne Démy-Geroe is co-artistic director of the Iranian Film Festival Australia and was a long-serving director of the Brisbane International Film Festival where she established the sole Australian NETPAC jury and a FIPRESCI jury for Asia Pacific cinema. In 2003, Démy-Geroe was awarded an Australian Centenary Medal for services to the film industry.View Profile
Ami Drozd has been working as a feature film director and documentary filmmaker for the past 30 years, and as a film editor for the past 28 years. His APSA-nominated children’s feature film My Australia (2011) has been nominated for several awards, winning the Audience Award at the Jerusalem Film Festival.View Profile
Rajan Khosa first came to public notice with the worldwide release of his feature film Dance Of The Wind (1997), which premiered at Critics Week at the 1997 Venice Film Festival. His APSA-nominated children’s film Gattu (2011) won the Grand Prix of the Deutsches Kinderhilfswerk at the 2012 Berlin International Film Festival.View Profile
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.