Authors

Kinoscope is an online platform dedicated to presenting films by established and emerging filmmakers. It praises a broad variety of cinematic works through curated streaming/VOD exhibition, live screenings and publications. Kinoscope aims to enhance the appreciation and understanding of film as an art form globally among diverse audiences.

Andreea Patru

Writer

Andreea Patru is a Romanian-born film critic and programmer. Her work has appeared in several publications such as Senses of Cinema, Vague Visages, Indiewire, Festivalists, and Desistfilm. Andreea is a programmer at Tenerife Shorts - Tenerife International Short Film Festival and she has previously worked for Romanian Film Promotion. She is currently based in Spain.

Carmen Gray

Writer

Carmen Gray is a freelance film critic, journalist, and programmer who grew up in New Zealand and is now based in Berlin. She has written for publications including The Guardian, The Observer, Sight & Sound and The Village Voice. She previously lived in London, where she was the Film Editor of Dazed & Confused magazine. She is currently on the selection committee for the International Short Film Festival Winterthur in Switzerland.

Chelsea Phillips-Carr

Writer

Chelsea Phillips-Carr is a freelance writer and editor from Toronto.

Hossein Eidizadeh

Writer

Hossein Eidizadeh is a film critic and translator based in Tehran, Iran. He regularly contributes to different film magazines in Iran such as 24 and Filmkhaneh. His writings has appeared in Fandor Keyframe, MUBI Notebook, Indiewire and Sight & Sound. His movie blog is framative.com.

Jaime Grijalba

Writer

Grijalba is a Chilean filmmaker and critic, and a regular contributor to Kinoscope, Brooklyn Magazine, and film sites, MUBI and Conlosojosabiertos. He writes primarily about Latin American cinema and festival experiences around the globe, both in English and Spanish.

Kenji Fujishima

Writer

A freelance film critic, contributing to Slant Magazine, Brooklyn Magazine, Paste, and Village Voice, among others. When he's not watching movies and writing and editing film criticism, he's trying to absorb as much music, art, and literature as possible. He has not infrequently been called a "culture vulture" for that reason

Leonardo Goi

An Italian-born and UK-raised film critic and journalist. His articles have featured in Cinema Scope, IndieWire, Variety, CineVue, UK Film Review, Yellow Bread Shorts and the Italian Filmidee and Cinefile.biz - among others. Currently based in New York, Leonardo covers festivals across Europe and the Americas.

Marcin Radomski

Programmer and critic. His articles have featured in “Film Magazine”, “Kino”, “Gazeta Wyborcza” and ONET.PL. Marcin worked as an editor at major Television Network. He is festival programmer of CINEMAFORUM in Warsaw. He studied at the University of Amsterdam and Collegium Civitas in Warsaw. He coordinates Kinoscope distribution, programming strategies across Europe.

Matt Turner

Matt Turner is a London based writer and programmer. Articles have appeared in Little White Lies, MUBI, Variety, Indiewire, BOMB Magazine, The Brooklyn Rail, The Calvert Journal, Senses of Cinema, Documentary Magazine, Millennium Film Journal, Festivalists and Dispatch Feminist Moving Image. His work is collected at Tale of Cinema.

Ela Bittencourt

Writer

A writer, film critic and curator, currently based in São Paulo, Brazil. Her essays and interviews have appeared in publications including Artforum, Cineaste, Film Comment, Frieze and Sight & Sound Magazine. Bittencourt was the curator of the 2015 Neither/Nor retrospective of Polish nonfiction films at the True/False Film Festival, as well as the author of the accompanying monograph,Neither/Nor: Chimeric Cinema, Poland, 1970s-1990s. She also co-curated Stories of Transformation, a Polish film retrospective in Brazil in 2015 and serves on the selection committee for the It’s All True International Documentary Film Festival in São Paulo.