International Jury - Schools

Marina Estela Graça

Portugal

Researcher in Animation Critical Analysis and Director of the degree in Moving Images, at the University of Algarve, Portugal. Author of two animated short films, of an essay and of articles in scientific journals. She has directed research projects for masters and doctorates and participated in international juries, conferences, seminars and scientific commissions in her area of research.

Menno de Nooijer

The Netherland

Bio

Martin Koscielniak

France / Belgium

Martin Koscielniak was born in Brussels in 1962. After having studied experimental cinematography and animation at the National High School for Visual Arts / La Cambre, Brussels, he started to work in the field of animation in 1989. Since then he has worked as an operator of an animation stand, animation supervisor, lecturer, animator, and as a scriptwriter and film director for commercials, short-films and TV series, as well as working as a producer, independent distributor, and audio-visual consultant.
Some of his films have been screened in festivals all over the world. They have won prizes, been broadcast on television and distributed on DVD. Today, he’s a lecturer at RUBIKA/Supinfogame, Valenciennes, and at LISAA (Superior School for Decorative Arts), Paris. He teaches film studies, scriptwriting, story-board, layout and film direction for animation.