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International Audio Arts Festival

April 4th-7th 2019

Kilfinane, Co. Limerick, Ireland

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HearSay Audio Prize Judges 2019

Jonathan Zenti

Isis Thompson

Emily Knight

Douglas Murray

Chris Brookes

Writer, filmmaker, audio / video / podcast producer producer.

 

 

 

USA

Anaka Kaundinya

 

Founders and creative directors of of Iseli-Chiodi Dance Company based in Tipperary.

 

IRELAND

Alexander  Iseli

& Jazmin Chiodi

Martina Castro

Cristín Leach is a writer, journalist and broadcaster, and one of Ireland’s leading art critics.

 

 

IRELAND

Cristín  Leach

Multi-award winning producer with Grey Heron Media. Member of the HearSay Festival Team.

 

IRELAND

 

Prix Italia & Peabody award-winning storyteller, author, creator of geo-located installations & radio producer.

 

 

CANADA

chrisbrookes

Award winning freelance sound designer for feature films and sometimes television.

 

 

UK

Winner of the 2017 HearSay Audio Prize Rising Award in 2017. Writer, performer, and audio artist.

 

 

CANADA

Dylan Gauche

Make of BBC Earth, Blue Planet 2 and Evil Genius podcast.

 

 

 

UK

Maker of documentaries that will make you smile and founding member of Kitchen Sink Collective.

 

 

USA

Jonathan Zenti is host and producer of Meat and Head of Content at Voxnest.

 

 

ITALY

Audio producer searching for hidden connections and grand gestures in the lives of ordinary folks.

 

DENMARK

Maria Donvang

Founder & CEO of Adonde Media, a globally-minded podcast production company.

 

 

USA

IFTA award-winning and EMMY nominated film sound designer & editor, based at Ardmore Sound and Screenscene.

 

IRELAND

Steve Fanagan

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Radio documentarian and music video director.

 

 

 

USA

Mooj Zadie

HearSay Festival Director, multi- award winning audio producer  and Creative Director of Grey Heron Media.

 

 

IRELAND

Diarmuid McIntyre (chair)

From commissioning editors, to sound artists, writers to feature makers, some of the worlds finest ears working in creative audio have been listening to HearSay Audio Prize entries since 2014. Meet our 2019 Judges below.

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Winner of Prix Italia, Grand Prix Marulic & The EBU Ake Blomstrom Award. Producer and feature-maker formerly with the BBC.

 

UK

Senior producer and editor at the ABC’s Radio National

 

 

 

UK

Sophie Townsend

Mary McDonnell

Steven Rajam

Marycrop

Film-maker and sound designer living in Ireland. He is currently making a film about the moon.

 

IRELAND

Tadhg O'Sullivan

The HearSay Prize 2019

2019 Prize WINNERS

Anaka Kaundinya douglas murray Cristin Leach 2 dylan gauche emily knight JonathanZenti_landscape Maria Martina Castro Zadie_Mooj_v2 Sophie Townsend Steven Rajam 2 Tadhg O'Sullivan
Jazmin Chiodi _ Alexandre Iseli
Tereza Rekova (smaller) Tran Vu
Zlata Filipovic -Dragana Jurisic as the photograph Isis Thompson

Emmy-award winning producer of documentary films and an author of non-fiction books 'Zlata's Diary' and 'Stolen Voices'.

 

BOSNIA

Zlata Filipovic

Tereza Rekova

Documentary maker and

producer.

 

 

CZECH REPUBLIC

Tran Vu

Program Director for AIR and advocate for independent producers in public media and mission-driven work.

 

USA