Dr Renier Palland
Dr. Renier Palland was born in beautiful South Africa, but has since become a US citizen due to his contributions to Sociology, the film industry and philosophy.
Dr. Palland’s notable achievements include:
*Becoming an international award-winning poet and published author.
*Working as a professional film critic.
*Being inducted into the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences as an official voting member.
*Completing his studies at Stanford, UPenn & Sorbonne and receiving a D.SocSci, D.Litt, D.FilmLitt, PhD in Sociology, a Juris Doctorate in US Civil Law, and being nominated for the Nobel Laureate after solving a 200-year paradox in International Moral Politics.
*Voting member of the HFPA, AMPAS, BAFTA, CÈSARS, NYFCA, TRIBECA FILM FEST, TIFF, SUNDANCE, OUTFEST & others.
Renier loves cats, reality television, and enjoys writing about the untold stories inside our human universes.
Awards and Recognition
- Best Young Poet 2004