the Committee

The committee usually meets three times a year: once during the UNICA Congress, once hosted by a committee member and once at the venue for the next UNICA Festival. Elections are held every third UNICA Congress. Decisions of the committee are mainly subject to approval by the next General Assembly. 

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Wolfgang Allin

Brief personal details:

  • Born in 1943.
  • Studies of Architecture Technical University Vienna.
  • Until 2003 committed architect in German and Arabic speaking countries, project for schools and hospitals in Kuwait, Saudi-Arabia and Egypt, co-operation with the American architect I.M.Pei for the German Historical Museum in Berlin.
  • Film projects since 1968, mainly experimental art and new techniques (together with my wife Angelika Allin).
  • Member of VÖFA, numerous successful participation of regional and international competitions, in 1997 winner of the Austrian championship of film  authors.
  • Since 1988 several awards with UNICA competitions.
  • Juror in national and international competitions in Austria and Germany, UNICA juror in Gdansk/Poland and Fieberbrunn, Austria.
  • For two years cash auditor for UNICA in Zurich.

Main Goals for collaboration  in the position of an Adviser of UNICA :

Promotion and integration of new authors into the UNICA family.

Recognition of new tendencies, regarding subjects and new techniques, integrating features of literature music and the arts into the movie of the future.

Discussing the possible participation of authors, students of film schools and academies in UNICA competitions.

I would like to suggest a more open procedure of evaluation and the discussion for the UNICA jury for the auditorium.

With this application I would like to offer my long term theoretical and practical experience in film making to the UNICA Committee.

Wolfgang Allin