The 2nd Golden Tree International Documentary Film Festival pre-selection jury exchange meeting,namely the pre-selection appointment ceremony,is held in China cultural products and service trade base in Frankfurt am Main,Germany.
The pre-selection jury of the 2nd Golden Tree International Documentary Film Festival consists of 7 experts from the documentary film industry, including Zhang Yaxin (China), Fritz Wolf (Germany), Marcelo Fortaleza Flores (Brazil), Francois Verster (South Africa), Pieter Fleury (Netherlands), Takuma Akifumi (Japan) and Romain-Philippe Pomedio (France), who met together for the first time on July 3rd, 2017 in Frankfurt am Main.
Francois, Pieter, Takuma, Zhang Yaxin, Marcelo, Romain and Fritz (from left to right)
At the meeting, the chairwoman of Beijing HuaYun-ShangDe International Cultural Exchange Co., Ltd, the organizer of the 2nd Golden Tree International Documentary Film Festival, Mrs. Wang Libin, presented the Certificate of Appointment to the pre-selection jury , and thanked them for their hard work in supporting the Golden Tree International Documentary Film Festival. Afterwards the seven jury members began their selection work, selecting a total of 48 films that will enter into the final round of the Golden Tree award competition.
During the meeting, the members discussed about the development of the documentary film industry in the future ,they also analyzed and reviewed some of the outstanding documentary films of this year’s Golden Tree International Documentary Film Festival.
The 2nd Golden Tree International Documentary Film Festival will last from September 6th to September 9th, 2017 in Frankfurt am Main Germany.
The works of documentary film collecting is now complete. Once the Festivals begins, the 48 documentary films from all over the world will compete with each other in six different categories for six awards, namely “Best Long Documentary ”, “Best Medium-Length Documentary ”, “Best Short Documentary ”, “Best Mini Documentary ”, “Best Director” and “Special Jury Award”.