New panelist announced – Clara Rose Thornton

By March 2, 2015 No Comments

We are proud to announce that Clara Rose Thornton will be panelist and judge at the Dublin Web Fest.

Clara Rose Thornton is a culture journalist and radio and television broadcaster, often focusing on film and its intersection with social justice, history, and place. In Ireland she is a film critic on “Arena” on RTÉ Radio 1, and discusses film and culture on the likes of “Tubridy” on RTÉ 2FM and TV’s “Morning Edition” on RTÉ 1.

Originally hailing from Chicago, she’s acted as film editor of a national American print quarterly, managing editor of an international print quarterly, and as head arts journalist at various North American newspapers and magazines. During her 14-year career she’s picked the brains of Edward Norton, Elijah Wood, Ang Lee, Miranda July, and dozens of other luminaries.

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