Judging Best Screenplay & Best Film
Tom Williams is a Brisith screenwriter. He wrote the screenplay for Kajaki: The True Story, the BIFA and Scottish BAFTA-winning war thriller that was released across the UK in the autumn of 2014. He also wrote the romantic comedy Chalet Girl, released internationally in the spring of 2011 starring Felicity Jones, Ed Westwick, Tamsin Egerton, Bill Nighy.
Tom is currently writing: two major new television series, one for BBC Drama and one for ABC Studios; a true-story action film for BBC Films and Scott Free Productions; a contemporary thriller for Pukka Films; a book rewrite for a West End musical; and a film with lots of dogs in it.
Judging Best Editing & Best Film
Nick Emerson is a British Editor. His editing career started in television news before moving onto factual TV and documentaries. After ten years working on TV projects and short films he edited his first feature film, Cherrybomb.
His feature film credits include: Good Vibrations, Starred Up, The Hallow and Sky Ladder with Oscar winning director Kevin MacDonald. Most recently Nick cut I am not a Serial Killer, the critically acclaimed Lady Macbeth and Daphne‘.
Nick is currently finishing Film Stars don’t die in Liverpool starring Annette Bening & Jamie Bell.