Diablo Cody on Berlinale First Feature jury

'Juno' writer joins In-Ah Lee and Rafi Pitts to award prize

COLOGNE, Germany -- Oscar-winning screenwriter Diablo Cody ("Juno"), producer In-Ah Lee ("Don't Come Knocking") and Iranian director Rafi Pitts ("It's Winter") make up the jury for this year's First Feature film award at the Berlin International Film Festival.

The prize, endowed with 50,000 euros ($65,000), goes to the producer and director of a debut feature screening in one of the Berlinale's main sections: competition, Panorama, Forum and Generation.

The jury will announce the 2009 First Feature winner Feb. 14 at the official Berlinale awards ceremony.
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