Jury International Competition Documentary Film< >
Amir Labaki is the founder and director of the "It's All True" – International Documentary Film Festival, the leading event devoted to non-fictional cinema in South America. He has also been a member of the board of the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam since 2002. Labaki has been one of the leading Brazilian film critics and curator since he graduated in film studies from the University of São Paulo. He was president of the Museum of Image and Sound in São Paulo (1993–1995 and 2003–2005) and has a weekly cinema column in "Valor Econômico", Brazil's leading financial paper. He has published twelve books on history and cinema, made two documentary films and served on festival juries across the globe.