Martin Horyna, festival programmer and freelance film critic, has been working for the Karlovy Vary IFF since 2011. At present he programs documentaries from all around the world and fiction films from the Latin America and Asia. His experience as film journalist includes co-founding iNDiEFiLM.cz, a Czech website specialized in independent and auteur cinema, and writing festival reports, reviews and other journal articles for various Czech film magazines or dailies. Martin is a member of International Documentary Association, Slovak Audiovisual Fund’s expert committee, and FIPRESCI, and has worked as a script consultant on several documentary films. In 2019, the Screen International listed him among “Future Leaders” of film programming and curation.