Actress and director Isabella Rossellini has been announced as the President of the Jury for the 61st Berlin International Film Festival.
“It’s fantastic that Isabella Rossellini will be the President of the Berlinale Jury in 2011,” said the festival’s director Dieter Kosslick, in a statement. “She is a multifaceted, creative film artist with extensive experience in European, American and international cinema.”
Last year’s jury was presided over by Werner Herzog. The Berlin International Film Festival runs February 10-20, 2011.