2012 Films for the Forest Judges

Elizabeth Avellan

Elizabeth Avellán, VP of Troublemaker Studios, is known as producer of the “Spy Kids” series, “Sin City”, “Grindhouse”, “Predator”, “Machete”, and other major features.


 Philippe Cousteau 

Philippe Cousteau Jr. has written, directed, and produced many environmental public service announcements. He is correspondent for CNN, Animal Planet and Planet Green.

Richard Linklater

Linklater is the founder of the Austin Film Society but is better known for his films, including ‘Fast Food Nation’, ‘Dazed and Confused’, and ‘Before Sunset’.