Judges

Grace Randolph

Grace Randolph

Host & Creator of Beyond the Trailer YouTube channel

One of the top movie critics on YouTube with over 500 million views and 700K subscribers.

Grace Randolph is the host & creator of Beyond The Trailer on YouTube, where she is the one of the top movie critics on the platform and the top female critic. She also has the #1 trailer reactions and box office report and interviews with top celebrities. Overall Grace has over half a billion views on YouTube and almost 700K subscribers. She studied film at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. Grace also had her own sketch and improv comedy group that performed in Times Square and NY's famed The Comedy Cellar.

Julia Swain

Julia Swain

Acclaimed Cinematographer

Women of Light (2018), Goodnight, Gracie (2017), Cassidy Red (2017), Under and Above (2013) and more.

Julia Swain is a Los Angeles based cinematographer known for her emotion-driven imagery that consistently seeks to portray the human experience. From narrative features and shorts, to music videos and commercials, Swain has shot for an array of clients including National Geographic, MTV, A&E, VH1, Coca-Cola and ARRI. Her library of work has earned her the ASC Vision Award from the American Society of Cinematographers, just after winning the Women in Film Fellowship in Cinematography.

Kirsty Whalley

Kirsty Whalley

Music and Score Mixer/Editor

Justice League (2017), The Shape of Water (2017), The Martian (2015), Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011) and many more.

One of the industry’s most in demand music and score mixer/editors, Kirsty has over 25 years’ working in both TV and film production. Her IMDB.com resume boasts more than 125 credits and many of the biggest films of the last quarter century, including Justice League, 2018 Best Picture Winner The Shape of Water and The Martian.
Kirsty is working on a variety films currently in post-production, including The Mercy and The Death and Life of John F. Donovan

Clara Chong

Clara Chong

Writer and Director at Main Course Films

Wild Squad Adventures (2017), From the Outback to the World (2011), Shadow Dream (2005), Oztrek (2002) and more.

Born in Tokyo, raised in Sydney and trained in New York, Clara is a multi-award-winning Director, Writer and Editor with over 25 years of international experience including projects for National Geographic Channel, Paramount Pictures and The History Channel. She recently completed the science fiction action drama for Taronga Zoo “Wild Squad Adventures” which screens on the world’s widest curved cinema screen in an unprecedented 5:1 aspect ratio.