LONDON — The British Independent Film Awards unveiled this year’s jury members Monday for the Nov. 4 kudos.
They are BVI senior VP Daniel Battsek, costume designer Linda Hemming, thesp Tom Hollander, agent Lindy Kinghelmer, helmer Kevin MacDonald, cinematographer Roman Osin, BBC Films head of development Tracey Scoffield, scribe Meera Syal and Miramax exec Colin Vaines.
“The first five years have established the British Independent Film Awards as an important event that supports and celebrates the indigenous film culture,” said director and founder, Elliot Grove. “It proves that British films have a unique place in the international film scene.”
The BIFAs will feature the Variety U.K. Personality of the Year award.