IAF Appoints Film, Press Judges

NEW YORK The International Advertising Festival has named the judges for its film and press juries, both of which will be led by jury president David Droga, chairman of Drogafive here.

Members of the film jury are Juan Manuel Ricciarelli, creative director, McCann Erickson, Argentina; James McGrath, creative director, George Patterson Y&R, Australia; Christophe Ghewy, creative partner, LG&F, Belgium; Jader Rossetto, creative vp, Fischer America Comunicacao Total, Brazil; Judy John, svp, managing partner, CCO, Leo Burnett, Canada; Carsten Schiott, creative director, BBDO, Denmark; Farid Mokart, co-president, Marcel, Paris; Frank Dopheide, chairman, Grey Worldwide Dusseldorf, Germany; Prasoon Pandey, director, Corcoise Films, India; Pietro Maestri, executive creative director, JWT, Italy; Yoshimitsu Sawamoto, creative director, Dentsu, Japan; Tony Hidalgo, CEO, executive creative director, Nazca Saatchi & Saatchi, Mexico; Nick Worthington, executive creative director, Publicis Mojo, New Zealand; Magdalena Kamoy, creative director, DDB Oslo, Norway, Sandra de Witt, executive creative director, TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris, South Africa; Carlos Holemans, president, creative director, El Laboratorio/Springer & Jacoby, Spain; Malin von Werder, art director, Garbergs, Sweden; Thirasak Tanapatanakul, executive creative director, Creative Juice\GI, Thailand; Jacqueline Donker, creative business partner, FCB Amsterdam, the Netherlands; Rosie Arnold, creative director, Bartle Bogle Hegarty, U.K.; and David Apicella, CCO, Ogilvy & Mather, U.S.

The press jury includes Carlos Perez, president, BBDO, Argentina; Scott Whybin, chairman, executive creative director, Whybin\TBWA, Australia; Sophie Norman, associate creative director, Y&R, Belgium; Ruy Lindenberg, creative vp, Leo Burnett, Brazil; Elspeth Lynn, partner, co-creative director, ZiG, Canada; Christophe Lafarge, president, Scher Lafarge, France; Gepa Hinrichsen, CCO, ZOO Werbeagentur, Germany; Preeti Vyas Giannetti, chairwoman, CCO, Vyas Giannetti Creative, India; Luis Silva Dias, president, CEO, FCB, Portugal; Rob McLennan, executive creative director, JWT, South Africa; Urs Frick, founder, president, Zapping, Spain; Andreas Ullenius, art director, Akestam.Holst, Sweden; Juerg Aemmer, creative director, Euro RSCG Zurich, Switzerland; Wisit Lumsiricharoenchoke, executive creative director, Ogilvy & Mather, Thailand; Hakan Coskunsoy, creative art director, N=5, the Netherlands; Ayse Bali, creative director, Rafineri, Turkey; Jeremy Craigen, executive creative director, DDB London, U.K.; and Joyce King Thomas, CCO, McCann Erickson, U.S.

Judging for the film and press categories will take place the second and third weeks of June. The awards ceremony is set for June 24, the last day of the festival in Cannes, France.