LONDON — European Film Promotion has unveiled the jury for its Shooting Stars talent event at the Berlin Film Festival.
Jury members are Danish thesp Thure Lindhardt (“Flame & Citron”), Dutch helmer Marleen Gorris (“Within the Whirlwind”), Romanian producer Ada Solomon (“Renovation”), German casting director Simone Bar (“Inglorious Basterds”) and Brit film journo Matt Mueller.
They will select Europe’s 10 best young thesps at the beginning of December from candidates nominated by EFP’s member orgs. EFP will bring the young stars together with industryites and press at the Berlinale, to encourage discussion about the diversity and creativity of Euro pics and the talent behind them.
Event culminates with the presentation of the Shooting Stars Awards during the fest, which runs Feb. 9-19.