Firdaus F. Bilimoria Writer/ Director/ Producer
Firdaus is a Toronto-based fiction and screen writer and now filmmaker. Originally from Bombay, Firdaus was a New Yorker for many years before he came to Toronto. Firdaus is currently in pre-production on a short and a feature project. He continues to polish his spec scripts and is contemplating producing his original TV series bible/ pilot as a web series. Firdaus was selected for the 2012 ReelWorld Emerging 20 (E20) Program.
John O’Dwyer Producer
John’s professional career has spanned financial, HR, and strategic management. He has held a variety of management positions including President and CEO. John joined the Toronto office of Strategic Advisory International in 2002, where as a Partner he has developed the firm’s international management consultancy practice. John is also an owner in a number of other businesses and teaches at the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto. John also has an avid interest in movies and film-making; he has performed roles in a reality TV show and a music video by Alan Doyle.
Mandeep Singh Aujla Cinematographer/ Producer
Mandeep S. Aujla is a Toronto-based film producer and Founder/CEO of Aujla Innovations. In 1991, he began his career working in Information Technology; his strong background in IT has helped him build a foundational understanding of the film-making and editing process. Mandeep’s experience spans over 10 years in a variety of key roles such as Editor, Graphics Designer, Director of Photography, Sound Engineer, Special Visual Effects, Script Writer, and Director for music videos, TV commercials, documentaries, and short films. His love of storytelling has drawn him to work with exciting documentary and short narrative projects more recently.
Scott Jarvie Editor/ Producer
Scott Jarvie has been producing films since 2002. With strong roots in visual art, his focus is in projects with a unique and intriguing artistic expression. Also specializing in post-production, he is capable of seeing projects from beginning to end.
Adam Nicholson Lead (Man)
Adam Nicholson is a Toronto-based actor. Adam was a Member of the Canadian Sailing Team for the FINN. He has starred in a music video by GeorgeCanyon “Better Be Home Soon”. #1 Country Music Video in Canada and nominated for Best Country Music Video CMT Awards. Adam holds a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do.
Katie Ryan Lead (Woman)
Katie Ryan divides her time between L.A. and Toronto. She has worked in films, TV and theatre in the U.S. and Canada. She played the lead in Relentless which screened at the London Film Festival.
Lydia Monet Lead (Estelle)
Lydia Monet has been acting for many years now. After spending the last several years in Vancouver she has recently moved back home to Toronto where she continues to further her acting experience. She has appeared in many commercials, independent film projects and has just recently tried her hand at theatre, which she loves. She is currently in rehearsals for her second theatre project this year.
Massimo Amici Technical Consultant
Born in Italy and raised in North America, Massimo Amici grew up with a foot in each culture. Massimo moved back to Rome in 2000 where he directed his first short acaluma which won the Jury Prize from Coming Soon TV. His following shorts collected prizes in Italy and abroad, including the Queens Spirit Award at the Queens International Film Festival in New York, in 2005. In 2007 he was invited to Cinefest Miskolc (Hungary) as jury member, and in 2008 he was a special jury member at the Rome Film Festival. Based in London, he writes and directs for film, tv and advertising.
Marco DiFelice Composer
Emilie Mover Composer/ Performing Artist
Jay Merrow Composer
Dean Young Assistant Director
Hunter Molnar Stanton Sound Supervisor
Spencer Ryerson Data Manager/ Behind The Scenes Videographer
Jass Aujla Assistant to Director of Photography
Bia Chuluun Behind The Scenes Videographer
Sierra Cermignani Makeup Artist
Thanks to all the lovely people…
Teresa ‘Teri’ Ritter
Cyrus Sundar Singh
Peter Kennedy Tufford