Andy Hopton - Chairman of Jury of 24th International Short Film Festival in Drama
Juries > 24th International Festival
CULTURAL ORGANISATION - SHORT FILM FESTIVAL IN DRAMA
MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND SPORTS - MUNICIPALITY OF DRAMA
Screenwriter, Writer, Professor -University of Screenwriter Oklahoma
Chairman of Jury of 24th International Short Film Festival in Drama
He is the Jeanne H. Smith Professor of Film and Video Studies Emeritus of the University of Oklahoma, an award-winning screenwriter, and the author of thirty books on film, screenwriting and cultural studies including, "Screenwriting for a global market" (University of California Press, 2004) and "Writing the character-centered screenplay" (University of California Press, 2000, 2nd edition). The Library Journal wrote about his "Character centered screenplay", “Horton walks away with an Oscar in the valuable books for the prospective scripter category with his latest rendering”.
His films include Brad Pitt’s first feature film, “The dark side of the sun” and much awarded “Something in between” (1983, Yugoslavia, directed by Srdjan Karanovic).