The Jury 2012
Dmitry Golynko (* 1969 Leningrad, Russia) is a poet and cultural theorist. He works at the Russian Institute for Art History (St. Petersburg) and is an editorial board member of the Moscow Art Magazine. His poems have been translated into numerous languages and been nominated for the Andrey Bely Prize. In 2010 he was a guest of the DAAD Berlin. Currently he is a fellow of KulturKontakt in Austria.
Robert Gliński (*1952 Warsaw, Poland) is a film director, script writer and professor at the film academy in Łódź (Poland). He has received many awards and nominations for his films, including the Special Jury Prize at the Varna Film Festival (Bulgaria) for Call of the Toad – Time of Reconciliation after the novel of the same name by Günter Grass.
Reynold Reynolds (*1966 Central, USA) is a film maker and video artist. He studied studio art under experimental filmmaker Stan Brakhage. He was a fellow of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation and the American Academy Berlin. He has received numerous awards for his film work (Sundance Festival, Transmediale Berlin a. m. m.).
Michael Roes (*1960 Rhede, Germany), author and film maker worked as directorial and theatrical assistant (Schaubühne Berlin) and as a visiting professor in Budapest. He went on expeditions to Israel, China a. o. and was awarded with the Bremer Literature Prize and the Alice Salomon Poetics Prize. Currently he works at the Research Center »Interweaving Performance Cultures« at the Freie Universität Berlin.
Angelika Schindler (*1956 Palo Alto, USA) studied History and English in Freiburg and works as an editor in the multi-media department of the Arte TV channel. She has worked on the online magazine Buch- und KrimiWelt and is involved in the poetry slam scene. She received the Grimme Online Award for Das Wunder von Leipzig (The Miracle of Leipzig). She is also involved as a writer and curator in exhibitions dealing with the history of Jewish persecution.