Producer / Editor
Ian MacKenzie is an award-winning filmmaker & media activist based in Vancouver. His work has appeared in The New York Times, National Geographic TV, CBC Documentary, The Globe and Mail, Adbusters, and film festivals around the world. He co-produced Velcrow Ripper’s feature film Occupy Love (2013), and more recently released the short film Reactor (2013).Sacred Economics (2012) is one of his most popular web films, in collaboration with author Charles Eisenstein. Ian’s previous short The Revolution Is Love (2011) was named one of the top 10 Occupy films to watch 2011. His newest featured documentary Amplify Her, exploring the rising feminine in electronic music, will be released in 2016.
John is a filmmaker, educator, wilderness guide and performance artist based in Colorado. Over the past 7 years, he has used filmmaking, nature connection and the somatic arts as tools of conflict resolution and peace building in conflict zones from rural Guatemalan villages, to Middle Eastern refugee camps and inner cities in the U.S. In addition, he has been producing short films for social change-makers through his media collaborative, ReCulture Media.
Producer / Editor
Julia is a filmmaker, photographer, performance artist and community builder based in the San Francisco Bay Area. A roving documentarian, she uses her medium of film and photography to artfully tell stories that inspire agency and social change. For 10 years, she has been producing films alongside Oscar nominated filmmakers about subjects running the gamut, from a case study of illegal immigrants on the outskirts of Paris to Susan Sontag, Tibetan Buddhism to Wikileaks, and now she is making her first feature film called UNION about evolutionary love. She is also a multi-lingual Master NLP Practitioner and a Sensual Surrealism image maker.
Producer / Campaign Manager
Emily is a community organizer, campaign manager and love & sexuality coach-in-training. She was the Regional Coordinator in Central New York for New Yorkers Against Fracking, assisting in four counties to ban fracking locally and statewide. In 2013, she was one of the program coordinators for the Two Row Wampum Renewal Campaign which commemorated the first treaty between settlers and Haudenosaunee first nations peoples. She also founded Solarize Syracuse which has expanded into a New York State program that affords access to Solar for all. From years of organising Earth based activism, she brings a way with her that engages people’s attention and spreads messages about the impact of connection, human evolution, and feminine power.