Joe Wright was already an award winning television director of such dramas as Charles II: The Power & The Passion, Nature Boy and Bodily Harm when he made his debut in film. Pride & Prejudice won him the Carl Foreman Award at BAFTA, as well as being nominated for and winning several other awards that year. His second film, Atonement was nominated for seven Academy Awards® and won Best Picture at BAFTA and the Golden Globes. He recently completed his third feature The Soloist.
|2008 Jury Member|