​A pre-jury of more than 30 local science education and science communication professionals from the participating countries are closely involved in the selection of the films.

In Brazil the pre-jury in 2019 consisted of the following members:
Beth Carmona

Beth has a degree in Communication and graduated in Journalism, Radio and Television with complementary studies in Education from the University of São Paulo and Educational TV on a training course in Japan at NHK Training Centre. She has extensive national and international experience in programming and producing in television and new media, especially for children and youth. Beth has worked both in public and private broadcasting companies such as TV Cultura, TV Brasil, Discovery Channel and Disney Channel. She has been a jury member in many festivals around the world and is part of the board of PRIX JEUNESSE International and organizes the PRIX JEUNESSE Iberamericano in Latin America.

Beth Carmona

Content Director at Singular, Media & Content, General Director – comKids / President of Midiativa – Brazilian Center on Media for Children and Youth