Our greatest thanks to all the judges, past and present.

We couldn't host Fusion without you!

2010 Judges

Marc Berliner

Bad Hat Harry

Shannon Gaulding

Screen Gems

Blanca Lista

Jim Henson Company

Jessica Shulman

Overture Films

Michele Weiss

New Line Cinema

Athena Wickham

Bad Robot

Dan Wilson

New Regency Pictures

2009 Judges

Jillian Apfelbaum

Ars Nova

Caroline Baron

A-Line Productions

Lisa Cortes

Lee Daniels Entertainment

Susanna Jolly

And Then Productions

Courtney Lee Mitchell

cine Mosaic

Brenna Lui

Aei-Atchity Entertainment International

Carlo Martinelli

Bona Fide Productions

Claire Pacacha

Crossroads Films

Alissa Phillips

Michael DeLuca Productions (Columbia Pictures)

Patty West

Carol Baum Productions

Emily Ziff

Cooper's Town Productions

2008 Judges

Ellie Burrows

Development Executive, This is That Corporation

Lindsay Crain

VP Acquisitions, Picturehouse Entertainment

Julie Fontaine

VP of Publicity, Miramax Films

Yance Ford

Coordinating Producer, POV

Jackie Glover

Producer, HBO

Joy Goodwin

Head of Development, Plum Pictures

Lynne Kirby

SVP Programming and Development, Sundance Channel

Marcus Larnsdell

Development and Acquisitions Director, City Lights Pictures

Wendi Niad

Manager, Niad Management

Sara Rose

SVP Acquisitions, Picturehouse Entertainment

Milton Tabbot


Peter Van Steemburg

Manager of Acquisitions, Magnolia Films

2007 Judges

Rachel Chanoff

Artistic Director of Celebrate Brooklyn!

John Coles

Katja Esson

Director (Ferry Tales, A Season of Madness)

Henry Fernani

Jackie Glover


Sabine Hoffman

Editor (The Ballad of Jack & Rose, Diggers)

Kim Jose

Acquisitions, Jean Doumanian Productions

Michelle Koe

Women Make Movies

Milton Tabbot


2006 Judges

Ariston Anderson

Lucky Monkey Pictures

Betsy Forhan


Darren Goldberg

The 7th Floor

Melisse Seleck

Cinema Women NY

Milton Tabbot


David Title

Crossroads Films

Susan Villa

Tribeca Productions

Vanessa Wagner

Original Media

Chris White


2005 Judges

Lauren Cornell

Curator, New Museum of Contemporary Art

Jean Michel Dissard

Producer (Raising Victor Vargas, Down to the Bone, Gowanus Brooklyn)

Kendra Gaeta

Programming, New York Underground Film Festival

Andrew Goldman

VP Programming, HBO

Kimberly Jose

Acquisitions, Jean Doumanian Productions

Joan Scott

Founder, Writers and Artists Agency

Sky Sitney

Programming Director, Newport Film Festival

Mary Jane Skalski

Producer, Antidote Films