JURY PANEL 2021
Best Short Documentary Jury
Christine Kecher is the Senior Commissioning Editor for Op-Docs, the New York Times' award-winning series of short documentaries by independent filmmakers. Recent Op-Docs include Academy Award nominees Oscar® nominee A Concerto Is a Conversation, Tribeca 2021 selection The Queen of Basketball and the Sundance award-winning Don’t Go Tellin’ Your Momma.
Prior to joining Op-Docs in February 2021, Christine worked on the development, production and distribution of features and shorts for A&E IndieFilms, where she worked on a wide range of projects including Carol Dysinger's Academy Award-winning short film Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (if you're a girl), Matt Yoka's Whirlybird, Matthew Heineman’s Cartel Land, Werner Herzog’s Meeting Gorbachev, Roger Ross Williams’ Life, Animated, Alex Gibney and Blair Foster’s The Clinton Affair, and many more.