Jody has been working in the film exhibition industry for over 6 years. She also runs Ffresh, which hosts a student film awards and co-ordinates the BFI Film Academies in South Wales. She is also involved with the Iris Prize Festival as events co-ordinator and production assistant on their short films.
After years of managing charity shops, Kate didn’t get creative until middle age. In the 2nd year of her media degree in 2012, she met Jody Tozer and decided to set up Cardiff Mini Film Festival as a grassroots event. She has completed an MA in Art and Design and is a self-proclaimed fan of Coronation Street, Bargain Hunt, cemeteries, conspiracy theories and of course – film.
Boyd is best known as the star of the hugely successful BBC Wales sitcom Satellite City (which he also co-wrote). He also starred and co-wrote sitcom High Hopes and had a role in cult welsh film Twin Town. Boyd has also released two music albums and an autobiography ‘Kisses Sweeter Than Wine’.
Burnt Orange Media create promotional and social media content for the industry but also regularly produce work with voluntary and Community based projects. They provided our promotional videos for the festival in 2017 and we look forward to their participation in this years festival.
We are very grateful to the following people who formed our pre-judging panel for the 2018 festival:
Angharad Griffiths, Anna Burton, Craig Huntley, Craig Lewis, Daisy Gould, Damien Harvey, Emily Beynon, Evie Honer, Gareth Jamieson, Grant Vidgen, Jamie McKee, Katie White,
Kristian Kane, Lewis Carter, Lexx Oliver, Louise Lynch, Marc Anthony, Rhiannan Falshaw-Skelly, Ryan Thomas, Stephen Peckman, Tash Horton, Tom Gatley, Tom Wardley.