Jury Member

Andrei Arrakis, born in a small town in the Urals, Russia, initially emerged in the creative scene as a DJ and festival organizer during his university years. Drawn increasingly towards filmmaking, he relocated to Moscow to hone his skills in directing and editing. His career transition paid off as he went on to produce a number of award-winning short films, music videos, and documentaries. Andrei now resides in New York, continuing his journey in the filmmaking industry. His diverse background and successful career in film make him a valuable member of the 2024 FFTG Awards Film Festival International jury team.