George F. Roberson – Writer and Producer

George F. RobersonSince 2015, he’s served on the Jury of Cyprus International Film Festival and Bridges International Film Festival (Greece). Through his cooperative media NGO, Collaborative Media International, he develops a variety of socially informed initiatives focused on sites of confrontation and contestation. A broadly trained and experienced academic, advocate, filmmaker, and entrepreneur, Roberson was Fulbright Scholar to Morocco, holds a PhD from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. A trained urbanist, he’s researched in over sixty countries and once hitch-hiked across the Sahara for a good dose of the rural. A US American, in recent years he’s lived in Guatemala? where he lived for two year making his new film «JOSE» (2018) – a simple story about love: it world premiered at the 75th Venice Film Festival on 6 September 2018 and was awarded the Queer Lion.


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