Member of the Jury
Alexander Kammel was born in Vienna in 1960. Studied in Lycee Français de Vienneand University of Economics in Vienna. Manager and Co-Owner Österreichisches Filmservice, Editor in Chief of “Film+Video” quarterly magazine, Co-founder of Filmservice International, Co-Founder of DFS Filmservice in Munich, Germany. President of Filmservice International, an international network of informational film distributors in Europe and USA, Festival director of the world’s largest automotive film and multimedia Festival, “AutoVision” that takes place every two years on the occasion of the International Automobile Show (IAA) in Frankfurt/Main, Germany. Festival director of “Grand Prix Victoria” – the biggest informational film festival in the German speaking countries, taking place every two years in Vienna, Austria. Director of the International Committee of Tourism Film Festivals (CIFFT) which includes the most important tourism film festivals around the world. Festival director of the “Festival of Festivals” which awards the Grand Prix CIFFT for the world-best tourism film in Vienna. Festival director of the Cannes Corporate Media & TV Award in Cannes, France. Organizer of the Austrian “Staatspreis Wirtschaftsfilm” the State Award for Corporate Films, held every two years on the initiative of the Austrian Ministry of Commerce, Juveniles and Family. Jury member in Karlovy Vary, Biarritz, Deauville, Poitiers, Tarbes, LeCreusot, Targoviste, Los Angeles, Zlatibor, Bratislava, Veliky Novgorod, New York, Florianopolis (Brazil), Austria 9 Shorts and many more. Honorary President of the Polish Tourfilm Academy (Warsaw, Poland). President of the Austrian Film archives for corporate, educational and cultural audiovisual medias. Senior Advisor to the US. International Film & Video Festival, Los Angeles. Judge at the higher regional court of appeals. Judge at the Austrian labor court. Member of the IQ International Quorum of motion picture producers, IAA International Advertising Association, PRVA Austrian Public Relation Association.