The 2023 Short Doc Jury
Jane Jankovic is the former executive producer of documentaries at TVO Today. TVO doc commissions are regularly featured at Hot Docs and film festivals around the world, winning several awards — most recently six Canadian Screen Awards for Ghosts of Afghanistan and Borealis. TVO is known for its support of contemporary social issue docs featuring strong characters.
TVO Today Docs Executive Producer
Elizabeth St. Philip
Elizabeth St. Philip is a senior producer with Saloon Media, a Blue Ant Studios company. She directed and co-produced the feature documentary 9/11 Kids, which was nominated for three Canadian Screen Awards in 2021 and won the Donald Brittain Award for Best Social/Political Documentary. 9/11 Kids also won an audience award at the prestigious Hot Docs Film Festival in 2020.
Senior producer, Saloon Media
Min Sook Lee
Min Sook Lee has directed numerous critically-acclaimed feature documentaries, including: Donald Brittain Gemini winner Tiger Spirit, Hot Docs Best Canadian Feature winner Hogtown, Gemini nominated El Contrato and Canadian Screen Award winner, The Real Inglorious Bastards. Lee is an Associate Professor at OCAD University, her area of research and art making focuses on counter hegemonic narratives of resistance, migrant justice, borderless worlds and feminist working-class cultural praxis.
Associate Prof @ocad university, documentary filmmaker