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Simon Kilmurry

Simon Kilmurry

  • 2014 — Special Guest, Festival Judge, Moving Mountains Prize Judge

The executive producer of the Public Broadcasting Service’s Point of View documentary film series (POV), television’s longest-running showcase for independent nonfiction film, Simon Kilmurry has an extensive background in media and documentary films. He also serves as the executive director of American Documentary, where he has helped set the strategic direction for the organization, securing pioneering partnerships with both Netflix and Docurama. Additionally, Kilmurry has served as a board member and treasurer for Elders Share the Arts and East Harlem Block Schools and as an informal advisor and funding panel member for other organizations, including the New York City Center for Arts Education, the Association for Independent Video and Filmmakers, and New York State Council on the Arts.