Kristin Burke

Burke has worked as a movie costume designer for 25 years, working on such movies as New Line Cinema’s “The Conjuring.” She has written, directed, edited and produced three original short films.

 

 


Xu Zhang

Zhang grew up in southern China, where she attended the Zhejiang University. She earned her MFA in Film & TV Production at University of Southern California, during which time she worked on more than 20 short films, directing several of them.

 

 


Elaine Mongeon

Elaine Mongeon was Associate Producer on the Amazon Studios series Red Oaks and the Warner Bros. film Magic Mike XXL. She has worked with director/producer/writer Gregory Jacobs, director/executive producer Alex Graves, and producer Arnold Kopelson on films and television series that include the upcoming Steven Soderbergh-directed Logan Lucky, The Knick, Behind the Candelabra, Magic Mike, Contagion, Haywire, The Informant!, The West Wing, and Don’t Say a Word. She is also co-author of science fiction YA novel, Devastation Class, to be published in 2018. She grew up in Woonsocket, Rhode Island and Nantucket, Massachusetts. After attending Boston University, she moved to Los Angeles, California, where she currently resides.

 

 


Alexis Korycinski

A Syracuse University graduate, Korycinski spent her first few years after college producing documentaries and directed her own in 2011. She has also directed and produced three original narrative short films. In 2014, she participated in the AFI’s Directing Workshop for Women and she’s also a participant in Ryan Murphy Television’s Half Foundation mentorship program, through which she has shadowed directors on shows such as “American Horror Story.”

 

 


Justin Floyd

Floyd is a graduate of Fullerton College and participated in the Inner City Filmmakers program (ICF) and the Sundance Film Festival Ignite Fellowship. The Los Angeles native has worked as a production assistant on “Fast 8” and “Sinister 2,” and has written, produced and directed four short films.