South Africa.: Loeries TV Crafts panel announced


The Loerie Awards which encompass every area of brand communication including television, radio and print advertising, graphic design, architecture, direct marketing, non-broadcast video, live events, and digital media, is pleased to announce the TV Crafts judging panel for the 2010 awards.  TV Crafts categories include Art Direction, Animation & Special Visual Effects, Cinematography, Direction, Editing, Original Music & Sound Design, and Writing for TV & Cinema.

The TV Crafts panel is as follows:

Alan Irvine, Commercials Director, Picture Tree
Anton Crone, Executive Creative Director, Saatchi & Saatchi 
Arnold Vermaak, Freelance Sound Engineer   
Avital Pinchevsky, Creative Director, MetropolitanRepublic
Bruno Bossi, Director, Egg Films
Chris Gotz, Executive Creative Director, Ogilvy
Chris Bass, Freelance Production Designer/Art Director
Conn Bertish, Executive Creative Director, JWT
Craig Wessels, Managing Director, Wicked Pixels
Damon Stapleton, Executive Creative Director, TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris
Dave Harris, Owner & CEO, Freq'ncy
Gavin Hong, Visuals Effects Supervisor/Flame Artist, Paper Rock Scissors
Graeme Jenner, Creative Director, Net#work BBDO
Graeme Carr, Creative Director, Pollen
Helena Blok, Freelance Art Director   
Hilton Treves, Managing Director, Black Ginger
Julie Maunder, Creative Director, DDB SA
Julie Bonnet, Freelance Art Director   
Leigh Ogilvy, Director, Terraplane
Louis Enslin, Sound Engineer, Refinery
Malo8, Commercials Director, Frieze Films
Mary Minty, Art Director, Artichoke Designs
Michael Cleary, Freelance Cinematographer   
Miles Goodall, Director, Sweet Spot Content
Paige Nick, Creative Head, King James
Paul Gilpin, Cameraman, Icon
Paul West, Editor, Deepend Post
Paul Geddes, Senior Engineer, Sonovision 
Peter Tischauser, Freelance Cinematographer/Director   
Riccardo Pugliese, Freelance Production Designer/Art Director/Set Decorator   
Richard Starkey, Editor, Priest
Ricky Boyd, Owner/Editor, Deliverance
Rob Malpage, Freelance Cinematographer   
Tessa Ford, Editor, Orchestra Blue
Thabo Mdluli, Music Director & Composer, Noise Room
Tim Beckerling, Creative Group Head, McCann
Tom Cullinan, Creative Director, The Jupiter Drawing Room
Tumi Ditshego, Freelance Editor, Left Post Production
Udesh Chetty, Flame Artist, Condor Cape Town
Werner Maritz, Freelance Director of Photography

The Loeries judging will take place in Johannesburg between 17 – 25 August 2010 at Vega, the Brand Communication School.  The Judges Seminar will take place on 20 August at Hackle Brooke in Craighall Park, during which each of the international Jury Chairmen and our Middle Eastern jury representative will give a talk. 

The Loeries Festival weekend will be held in Cape Town from 1 – 3 October 2010 and the awards ceremonies will be hosted at the Good Hope Centre on the Saturday and Sunday evenings.  Tickets, accommodation and specially reduced flights are all available for booking – visit to make your reservation.

The major sponsors of The 32nd Annual Loerie Awards are the SABC, Cape Town Tourism, The City of Cape Town, Gearhouse South Africa