Evan Rachel Wood, Whoopi Goldberg & More Announced as the Tribeca Film Festival Jury

With only a few days left to spare, we’re all gearing up for this year’s Tribeca Film Festival, which looks to highlight a wide range of films from acclaimed and up-and-coming directors all over world, featuring the best in new talent and a return for directors whom have charmed us for years. And as of today, the jury for this year’s festival had officially been announced. The jurors will be divided among the seven competitive Festival categories, with the winners announced on April 25nd. 

Jane Rosenthal, the co-founder of the festival has stated: “We are delighted to welcome such an illustrious group of individuals to the Tribeca jury…We look forward to their expert perspective on the films and talent in our program and the dialogue that emerges from the process.”
 
For the World Competition Categories the jurors are as follows:
Narrative Compeition
 
  • Playwright, filmmaker, and screenwriter Kenny Longergan
  • Actress, director, writer, and producer Bryce Dallas-Howard
  • Filmmaker Paul Haggis
  • Actress Blythe Danner
  • Time Magazine Senior Editor Jessica Winter
World Documentary Competition
  • Whoopi Goldberg
  • Director and producer Sandi Dubowski
  • Actress Evan Rachel Wood
  • Actress Mira Sorvino
Emerging Competition Category:
Best New Narrative Director
  • Screenwriter, producer, and director Stu Zicherman
  • Actress ari Graynor
  • Screenwriter, producer, and director Naomi Foner
  • Screenwriter and director Tony Gilroy
  • Actress Radha Mitchell

To see the complete list of jurors, visit the Tribeca Film Festival site.

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