Jury DOK.deutsch 2020

Helle Hansen

Film Commissioner, NFI – Norwegian Film Institute

Journalist and director of numerous documentary films for TV. From 2011 – 2016 Film Commissioner for documentaries at the Danish Film Institute. Among supported films: THE LOOK OF SILENCE, BOBBY JENE, international co-productions: SHADOW WORLD, THE ISLANDS AND THE WHALES. From October 2016 Film Commissioner at the Norwegian Film Institute. Among supported films:  iHUMAN, THE SELF PORTRAIT, THE PAINTER AND THE THIEF, international co-productions: ONLY THE DEVIL LIVES WITHOUT HOPE, SPOON.

Kati Juurus

Artistic Director, DocPoint Helsinki Documentary Film Festival

Kati Juurus is the Artistic Director of DocPoint Helsinki Documentary Film Festival, Finland’s largest and most important documentary film festival. She is an award-winning documentary filmmaker. Her films have been screened on numerous festivals in Finland and elsewhere. FOR KIBERA! (2015) was nominated for the award of best mid-length documentary film at Idfa 2016. Her other films include PIAN HÄN TULEE (WAITING FOR HEZHWAN) (2019), CINEMA DADAAB (2018) and MUODONMUUTOKSIA (METAMORPHOSES) (2017).

Mads Mikkelsen

Programmer and Head of Selection Committee, CPH:DOX (Denmark)

Mads Mikkelsen is a programmer at CPH:DOX since 2008. He runs a monthly screening series at the Danish Film Institute/Cinematheque and is co-organizer of the nomadic film club Terrassen. He published the book Intervention about nonfiction cinema and contributed to various national and international magazines and publications. At the 2019 Cannes Film Festival, he received a programmer award from Festival de Cannes - Marché du film, Screen International and Cinando.