Madsen, Makatsch, Kolar put on panel
Danish helmer Ole Christian Madsen (“Flame and Citron”), German actress Heike Makatsch (“Love Actually”) and Yugoslav-born producer Cedomir Kolar of Gaul’s Asap Films will be on the jury of next year’s Shooting Stars talent event at the Berlin Film Festival.
The jury will select Europe’s 10 most talented young thesps, who will be honored for their artistic achievements during the special event, which runs Feb. 12-14.
Also tapped for jury duty were critic Derek Elley and American casting director Lina Todd.
Organized by European Film Promotion, supported by Studio Babelsberg and backed by the EU’s Media Program, the event fetes candidates nominated by EFP’s member organizations, culminating with the presentation of the Shooting Stars Awards at the Berlinale Palast. Berlinale runs Feb. 10-20.