Justin Black, Director of Photography

Justin Black is a DP based in Toronto, Canada. His TV credits include HARDY BOYS season 3 on Hulu, season 1 of CIRCUIT BREAKERS on Apple TV+, and season 3 of GHOSTWRITER shot in 2021 for Sesame Workshop and Sinking Ship Entertainment. Film credits include the feature film RUN WOMAN RUN, with Director Zoe Leigh Hopkins, produced by Big Soul Productions and Devonshire Productions, which won Best Film at the 2021 American Indian Film Festival and Best Feature at the 2022 Vancouver International Women’s Film Festival. The short film TERMINALLY IN LOVE, for which he was co-director and DP, was selected for Telefilm’s Not Short on Talent showcase at the Cannes Film Festival, Best Short Film at the Canadian Film Festival, Jury Special Mention at Inside Out Film Festival, Vimeo Staff Pick, and was featured in Canadian Cinematographer and Directors Notes.

Justin received a Bachelor of Arts from the RTA School of Media at Ryerson University. He is a member of the IATSE 667 International Cinematographers Guild, and an Associate Member of the Canadian Society of Cinematographers.

Mack Calistan, Cinematographer

Mack Calistan is a Toronto based Cinematographer.

Mack resides in Toronto after completing a four year BFA program in Film at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver. 

He has experience working on international campaigns for brands around the world. Mack has a love for shooting on celluloid and pushes to shoot on film as much as possible.

Adam Clark (Owner - Toronto Sound) 

Adam Clark is a veteran in the film/television/web series and commercial industry in Toronto. With an honours Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film Production from York University, seven years of international industry experience under his belt as a location sound recordist and more than a thousand credits to his name - he has developed a strong identity of excellence within Toronto's film and sound industry. Adam is the co-founder of one of Toronto's leading providers of post and location sound -- Toronto Sound (www.torontosound.ca). 

Jenny Cowley (Producer - CBC Marketplace)

Jenny Cowley is an investigative journalist and television producer with CBC News. She has a love of busting scams and holding companies accountable. Her work includes the series "Buzzkill," a digital-first segment using creative visuals to highlight issues with items advertised on social media, and the pilot episode to bring back the 90s cult classic "Street Cents." Other investigations include going undercover to sell Bell products, exposing a so-called 'Doc of Detox', and revealing chemicals found in fast fashion. 

See her work at www.youtube.com/jennycowley 

Danielle Grant (Picture Editor)

Danielle has been the supervising Picture Editor with Corus Entertainment for 16 years, as well as the co-owner of Attic Digital, a media and design company located in Hamilton.

Dwight Grant (Graphic Designer) 

Dwight is a Digital New Media, Graphic Artist, as well as the co-owner of Attic Digital, a media and design company located in Hamilton. 

Samuel Lehner (Filmmaker & Web Designer) 

Samuel Lehner is the co-founder & president of besu (https://besu.co/), a Toronto

based creative agency. Samuel brings his last 5 years of experience in a variety of

mediums including television, film and digital to besu. Samuel has worked extensively with notable brands, including Nike, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, American Express, Lincoln, Budweiser, The Ritz-Carlton, and SiriusXM to name a few. Samuel is an Affiliate member of the Canadian Society of Cinematographers.

Joey Ricottone (TV Producer - Your TV) 

Joey Ricottone has been a producer with CogecoTV in Halton for over a decade.  He has led production teams on everything from national soccer coverage to daily newscasts.  Mentoring and training Halton high school students has been one of the most rewarding part of his job for 10 years. 

Monica Meng - Producer/Owner of 17MM Film, Creative Services Specialist at TD Insurance

Monica is currently a freelance producer and the owner of 17mm Film. She helps organizations create commercials and PSAs through both live action and animation. During the day, she works as a Creative Services Specialist at TD Insurance and functions as a videographer, editor and graphic designer on her team.

She started as a camera assistant and lighting tech in the film/commercial industry, previously being a part of IATSE 667 as a camera trainee. She is fluent in all things video and also dabbles a bit in live streaming and events production.

Alec Elliot - is an award winning writer director from Oakville, Ontario.
He is a graduate of Toronto Metropolitan University’s Media Arts program and studied extensively at ‘The Groundling’s’ improv theatre in Los Angeles, California.  He currently is the creative director at Kamra On Productions and head of his own Production Company Rolston Rye.