Our Programming Team has a rigorous process for reviewing and assessing all films submitted. They help us craft the best program for our audience. Members of the team change year to year to ensure a diverse range of perspectives.
Holly Wilder is a choreographer, dance film director, and performer based in New York City. She is artistic director of the award-winning dance film company, Wilder Project, which she founded with her brother, cinematographer Duncan Wilder. Wilder Project’s films have been screened at film festivals all over the US and Canada, and at venues like the Museum of Fine Arts and the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston. She holds a degree in Contemporary Dance with an emphasis in choreography from The Boston Conservatory, and some of her professional performance credits include the national tour of Debbie Allen's musical Brothers of the Knight and Grease The Musical with Royal Caribbean International.
Brad Milison is a passionate storyteller who approaches art narrative first, medium second. Currently, he works in development for Australia-based production company, Hoodlum. Before Hoodlum, he worked in various aspects of television from production to post production on shows like Weeds, Dexter, Last Man Standing, Go On and Secrets and Lies. Aside from his work on the screen, Brad choreographs, writes and performs, using mixed media to share experiences about mental health and relationships.
Maritza Navarro is a storyteller, writer and producer who needs dance to survive. She makes a living in television, currently as a producer for the music network Fuse, and plays on the dance floor, most recently as an emerging choreographer for Dance Resource Center's series Home Grown. Her choreography credits include 7 years with the dance company LA Unbound, Los Angeles-based dance festivals, movement for television + film + live performances as far as Cambodia. With a Master’s in journalism, her strength lies in storytelling through mixed formats - video, projection and movement.
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Our Programming Team is led by the festival's co-producers. Read more about them here.