Jury Nyon 2014
Jean-Jacques Cunnac (France)
Since April 2000, he is technical director of the TV-station France 3 National in Paris. He made his diploma at the High school for audiovisual director (E.S.R.A.) Paris and become director for documentary films and made several awarded fiction shortfilms. He was working at a number of TV-stations in France and abroad. He is also co-organizer of the christian film festival in Montpellier.
Amira Hafner-Al Jabaji (Switzerland)
She is publicist and expert on Muslim-Interfaith relations Islamic and Middle East studies as well as studies of Oriental Literature at the University of Berne, Studies of Economics and and Social Scienes als well as Media Studies at the Institut of Communication. Journalistic and editorial trainings followed by freelance journalistic activities. Publications of miscellaneous responses, statements, speeches and manifesto on several topics on religious, social and policital interest. Since 2008 cofounder and head of the interreligious «Think-Tank» (www.interrelthinktank.ch
) Member of the Regional Board of the SRG (Swiss Broadcast Corporation for German speaking Switzerland).
Serge Molla (Switzerland) – President
He is licenced in Theology. Theological Doctorate. Ordained pastor of the Reformed Church in the Canton of Vaud (within french part of Switzerland). Responsible of sectors concerning worships, society and culture. Member of the Committee of the international Review «La Chair et le Souffle». Regular writer for the «Cinéfeuilles» review and one of the organisers of the «Cercle dEtudes Cinématographiques». Translator and author of several articles and books. Among these (with G. Lugrin) «Dieu, otage de la pub» Member of the interreligious Jury of the Festival VdR Nyon 2008, member of the Ecumenical Jury in Locarno and Cannes and the jury INTERFILM in Venice.
Brigitta Rotach (Switzerland)
She directs since 2014 the cultural program of the pioneer project «Haus der Religionen. Dialog der Kulturen» in Berne. After studies in theology and history of art in Zurich, Rom and Tübingen and her dissertation on the book Jonas in formative arts, she became presenter at Swiss TV («Sternstunde Religion») 1994 – 2011 and editor of «Wort zum Sonntag» from 1996 – 1999. Member of INTERFILM and former member of the Ecumenical Jury Locarno 1998 and 2006 and member of the interreligious jury in Nyon in 2010. Since 2006 member of the Jewish community Or Chadasch (JLG) in Zurich. She works presently also as a coordinator of the Sigi Feigl visiting professorship at the University of Zurich. Her own research project is in the field of comparative religion. She co-founded a film club named «SERET. Kino aus der jüdischen Welt» (movies from the Jewish world) together with different Jewish communities in Zurich.
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