Dimitri was inspired to make great films after watching a documentary on rival New York graffiti artists as a teenager. He started out with camera in hand and eventually founded Raw in 2001, guiding the company to a place where it is renowned globally for its innovative output. He has Produced and Exec Produced many of their multi-award winning films including Three Identical Strangers, The Imposter, Don’t F**k with Cats and American Animals.

He’s a keen surfer when time permits and recently helped bring Into The Storm – the story of aspiring Peruvian waverider Jhonny Guerrero – to the big and small screen.

LS/FF Jury member Dimitri Doganis