The Lab The Projects The Sam Spiegel School The Venue Our Supporters
International Advisory Board Jury Script Editors Principle Scout Participants Decision Makers Lab's Directors
Target Participants Eligibility The Lab's Obligations The Participant's Obligations Registration
Accreditation Form Page submission
Publications From the Press
Photo Gallery Page
The Lab's Closing Events


Jane Schoettle

Jane Schoettle is an International Programmer for the Toronto International Film Festival®, responsible for programming films from Australia, New Zealand and Israel, as well as American independent cinema. Having joined TIFF in 2002, her keen eye for discovering new talent was confirmed when films she programmed won the Cadillac People’s Choice Award three years running — Hotel Rwanda in 2004, Tsotsi in 2005 and Bella in 2006.


Schoettle is the founder and former director of the Sprockets Toronto International Film Festival for Children, recognized as one of the top five children’s festivals in the world.


She has served on numerous international festival juries including for events in Scandinavia, Europe, South America and South Asia. In 2012 she served as a Jury Member for Narrative Features at SXSW in Austin, Texas, and for the Free Spirit section of the Warsaw International Film Festival.

View complete news list >>
Renen Schorr stepping down from Sam Spiegel Film School
International registration ended June 7th
12 International projects will pitch in July's closing event
2019 Force of Nature award announced
Home   I  About   I  Becoming Part of the Lab   I  Contact Us
Website created by