Editorial & Advisory Boards
Per is the chairman of the Film International organization.
Daniel is a freelance writer and long-standing contributor and guest editor of Film International and its Swedish-language predecessor, Filmhäftet. He has published many articles and reviews, appears irregularly on Swedish national radio, and does research for a doctoral thesis at Lund University, Sweden.
Jacob Mertens holds a BA in film studies from the University of North Carolina Wilmington and is currently seeking an MA in film studies at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Beyond his studies, he acts as a freelance writer and film critic, contributing to a number of publications including Bright Lights Film Journal, Film Matters, New Statesman, and The Journal of Gaming and Virtual Worlds. He is also a frequent and established contributor for Film International.
Matthew St. John is a graduate student in Film at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He has also worked with the Sidewalk Film Festival in Birmingham, Alabama, as the education/outreach coordinator and a shorts programmer.
As a group, we make use of our regular contributors' advice informally and encourage all our contributors to share their ideas and suggestions with us at all times. We also frequently invite guest editors, and are looking at ways to set up a formal Advisory Board.