George Eldred, from Aspen, Colorado, USA, is Program Director for Aspen Film, which presents
year-round film and video programs, including Aspen Shortsfest, one of the most highly-regarded
showcases for short cinema in North America. George has served on juries, professional
panels, and as guest curator at several major international shorts festivals, and as one of the
shorts programmers for Sundance Film Festival. A University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate in Art, George worked in film and video production and at the San Francisco International Film Festival before joining Aspen Film in 1996.
Aspen Film, a non-profit arts organization in Aspen, Colorado, USA, presents year-round film
and video programs including Summer film series SummerFilms, Fall feature festival Aspen
Filmfest, Winter Academy Screenings series for Oscar-nomination contenders, and Spring festival, Aspen Shortsfest, one of the most highly-regarded showcases for short cinema in North America. Website: www.aspenfilm.org