Film jury

We are delighted to present the 2019 jury for the challenge.

Nicola Pearcey


Nicola is President of Lionsgate UK

Jim Al-Khalili

Author, Broadcaster, Physicist

Jim is an ‘affable egghead’ and President of the British Science Association.

Kate Crowe


With a bunch of credits to her name, Kate is also the producer of the BAFTA-winning show, MISFITS



Bears Rebecca Fonte

Festival Director

Producer and co-director of OTHER WORLDS AUSTIN, a sci-fi film festival.



Leon Clarence


Leon is a brilliant producer and best known for SENSE8, KODACHROME and ELIZABETH HARVEST.

The BFI Network


The short film funding and development team at the BFI