Helen Barlow

Jury Member

Helen Barlow is a prolific Australian freelance journalist and critic, who is based in Paris. In 2019, she received the La Plume d’Or for her services to French cinema. As a seasoned festival veteran, Barlow has covered the Cannes Film Festival and the Berlin International Film Festival for 30 years. She also covers the Venice International Film Festival and the Sundance Film Festival. She has recently served as a jury member at the Zurich Film Festival. Barlow regularly writes for The Australian newspaper as well as the film-oriented Australian website, Filmink.