Our Team

Reel 2 Real Festival Staff 2013

Executive Director: Venay Felton, Ed D
Festival Coordinator:
Tammy Bannister
Program Associate:
Jessica Bradford
Director of Programming:
Jody Kramer
Programming Assistant:
Siobhan Condon
Programming Interns: Juliana do Carmo, Alex Sinn, Jon Artano
Print & Web Design: Laurel Terlesky, studioblanc.com
Publicity: Helen Yagi
Box Office: Kaen Séguin
Print Traffic Coordinator: Kathy Evans
Study Guide Writers: Dan Blake, Henrik Meyers, Cynde Harmon
Workshop Mentors: Elisa Chee, Gordon CobbDebra Dawson, Chris Gilpin, Flick Harrison, Josh Hite, Lisa Jackson, Scott Kiborn, Alex MacKenzie, Michael Mann, Cindy Mochizuki, Catrina Longmuir, Lisa g Nielsen, Bryan Nykon, Kryshan Randel, Moira Simpson, Chad Sorensen, Kamala Todd, Ying Wang
Guest Mentors: Rickie Lee Owens
Photographer: Tammy Bannister

BOD2012

Board of Directors, (left to right): Hadas Levy, Ingrid Putkonen, Marie-France Leroi, Venay Felton, Sophie Dempsey, Erin A. Brown-John, Thomas A. Falcone, Bonnie Spence, Eric Sanderson,  and Lucy Shen.

Board of Directors 2012/2013

Erin A. Brown-John
Sophie Dempsey
Thomas A. Falcone
Kris Fleerackers
Marie-France Leroi
Hadas Levy
Robyn E. Ludwig
Ingrid Putkonen
Zoe R. Quinn
Eric Sanderson
Lucy Shen
Bonnie Spence

Program Advisors

Barb Cranmer, Filmmaker, Alert Bay, BC
Harry Killas, Associate Professor, Emily Carr University of Art + Design
Renate Zylla, Festival Agent, Berlin

Committees

Social Media Coordinator:  Erin Brown-John
Jury Coordinator: Marie-France Leroi
Screening committee: Tammy Bannister, Erin Brown-John, Kris Fleerackers, Jody Kramer, Marie-France Leroi, Hadas Levy, Zoe Quinn, Lucy Shen, Bonnie Spence
Sponsorship committee: Robyn Ludwig, Ingrid Putkonen, Bonnie Spence
Marketing & Outreach committee: Erin Brown-John, Thomas Falcone, Marie-France Leroi, Hadas Levy

Adult Jury

Peggy Lam
Michael van den Bos
Janos Sitar

Reel Attitude Youth Jury 2012/2013

We wish to thank these talented young people who spent hours viewing film from around the world. Based on their careful consideration and thoughtful analysis, we have awarded the best films.

Junior Jury
Antonio Tanaka
Chiara Di Stefano
Emilia Tanaka
Hana Takagi
Jamal Foster
Lauren McAuley
Lukas Vann Struth
Maia Faifman
Miranda Andersen
Nola Morey
Penny Montgomerie
Will Honcharuk

Senior Jury
Alexandra Shore
Conner Dwelly
Evin Tomsu
Holly Laslo
Jessica Yee
Joey Lopez
Kate Tung
Max Stern
Michelle Lei
Murielle Faifman
Ruby Pyke
Sophia Negrabee
Summer Campbell

The Reel to Real Celebration of Moving Images for Youth Society is a non-profit registered charity in the province of British Columbia. The Festival is supported by funding from individuals, government, foundations and corporate sponsors. Registered Charitable Number 88041 8702 RR 0001.