Adele Hann



Adele was Associate Director of Adelaide Film Festival for 14 years and prior to that she was manager and programmer for Mercury Cinema.

Russell Jenkins

Russell operates as Content Creator at Film Australis and is the Senior Editor and Channel 44 Adelaide. His lifelong passion for the art of cinema, from Hollywood blockbusters to small and intimate world films, has led him to produce his own shorts and participate in the production of film, television, and online content with various organisations such as the ABC, The City of Prospect, SAASTA, and Adelaide Film Festival. Russell was part of the jury at the inaugural Ghan International Film Festival in 2016 as well as in 2017. He is excited to see the festival return for its third year. You can follow Russell on Instagram @Russell_FilmAustralis 

Julia de Roeper



Julia de Roeper’s producer credits include Lost in Pronunciation for ABC iView (2016, dir. Richard Jasek, 6 x 6mins); The Lost Tools of Henry Hoke for ABC TV (2014, dir. Rob Marchand, 21x5mins mockumentary, 2015 ATOM award); Ringbalin (2013, dir. Ben Pederick, 30min doco, AFF, Flickerfest; app ATOM award, SXSW finalist); Magic Harvest (2010, dir. Jeni Lee, 30min doco, AFF); A Taste of Africa for ABC, SBS, Ch.4 (1994, dir. Judith John-Story, 6x27mins). She co-produced Muriel Matters! for the ABC (2013, dir. Sonia Bible, 27min doco, AFF, Dublin FF).

Fahim Hashimy



Fahim is a passionate and qualified Digital Screen & Media producer, director, editor with 14 Years’ experience in a range of films and TV programing, overseas and in Australia.

  • 2016-2018, Jury/founder, Ghan International Film Festival Australia (GIFFA)
  • Winner, 2017, Art and Cultural Award, Presented by His Excellency the Hon. Hieu Van Le AO, Governor of South Australia
  • Finalist, 2015 Media, Presented by His Excellency the Hon. Hieu Van Le AO, Governor of South Australia recognised Fahim’s dedication and exceptional achievements over the six years in promoting community cultural diversity and inclusivity in Australia.
  • Silver Award, 2016 Epson Photography
  • Producer/Director, Afghan Cameleers in Australia, 58 minutes documentary about Afghan cameleer’s history in Australia from 1860 – 1920
  • 2009 – 2018 Founder producer Farda TV, C44 Adelaide