Best Feature Film Judge
Judd Taylor has developed an eclectic career in film programming, acquisitions, and script analysis, working with film festivals and worldwide sales companies including Tribeca Film Festival, Slamdance Film Festival, Cordillera International Film Festival, Prince Films and Glass House Distribution. He programmed the feature film lineups for Cordillera and Chandler International Film Festival in 2020. For Prince Films, he’s acquired Crazy Samurai Musashi, Psychosia, True Fiction, All Roads to Pearla, and Billie and Emma. He was previously Associate Director of Programming and a Board Member for DTLA Film Festival in Los Angeles and sat on the Screening Committee of Cleveland International Film Festival. He’s also worked in marketing at Cinema Management Group on Oscar nominated worldwide hit Loving Vincent. He annually screens 400+ films and reads 100+ screenplays. This is Judd’s third year judging the Narrative Features for Reading FilmFEST.