LUX Selection panel
The LUX Selection panel includes producers, distributors, cinema operators, artistic directors and programmers of film festivals and 27 Times Cinema representatives.
A representative of the winning film from the previous year becomes an ex officio member of the panel. A representative of main partners, the European Film Academy, the European Commission/Creative Europe programme and Europa Cinemas sits as observer.
The Honorary President chairing the 2023 LUX Selection panel is Mr Michael Downey OBE, Chairman of the European Film Academy.
Each year, the European Parliament's Committee on Culture and Education endorses the panel members.
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