kimff Jury 2018
Jolyon is an Australian documentary filmmaker who has spent the last fifteen years living and working in West Africa, Indonesia and the USA. He is currently based in Kathmandu, Nepal. His latest feature film The Staging Post follows a small group of refugees who, stuck for decades in Indonesia, start a school and inspire a refugee-led education revolution. It received a High Commendation in the Documentary Standalone Project category by the Australian Director’s Guild in 2018, and was one of the best performing Australian documentaries in Australian cinemas in 2017 and 2018.