Trusteeship & Jury

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The International Jury is composed of representatives of independent cinema: filmmakers, actors and actresses, producers, programmers of film festivals, representatives of culture. No member of the jury will be appointed if he has previously participated in the production of any film on the competition's programs.

Films that compete for Jade Jaguar, are eligible for a variety of categories of awards granted by our juries, of the short and feature, documentary and dramatic types. Works with original and diverse points of view from the world cinematographic community are chosen, with interesting themes and that bring the debate.

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Jury Code of Conduct

The Jade Jaguar Film Festival, in its award ceremony, through the Jury, pays attention to the impacting stories that would not otherwise have reached a wider audience.

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Thanks to the Jury

As a non-profit organization, the Jade Jaguar film festival is deeply indebted to our Jury and Curatorial professionals who not only enrich the Festival experience, but also help to maintain the quality of our programs that we operate throughout the year.

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Jade Jaguar Awards

Our amazing jury consisted of industry professionals and some of the best critics, directors, designers, musicians and actors able to award the best audiovisual works with Jade Jaguar.


Producers, Directors, Filmmakers

For the Jade Jaguar Cinema Festival , we are looking for innovative and compelling films, characters that surprise and challenge, words that pop off the page, and narratives that turn live. Submit your movie now!

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Features, shorts, documments, animated

The Jade Jaguar Awards may be given by the festival in recognition of outstanding achievements in filmmaking in each categories: Screenplay, Narrative features, Short films, Animation, Experimental, Documentary, Music videos, Webseries, Food films and Family friendly features.

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We are so happy and excited for all of the screenplay submited for the festival. The Jade Jaguar recognizes and honors screenwrites who demonstrate excellence in the creativity and technique. By awarding these outstanding scripts, the Jade Jaguar strives to support and inspire emerging screenwrites and to foster growth and education in the art and science of scripts. Submit your script!


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