Shanna Forrestall: Producer
Shanna Forrestall has been working in the film & television industry in Louisiana under the Louisiana Film Resources banner since 2007 as a liaison for projects of various budgets.
Forrestall’s extensive background in marketing, advertising, publicity, and project management is an asset in the areas of project development and marketing, event planning, budget maximization and project efficiency.
Forrestall is an accomplished producer whose personal projects include four completed short narrative films all shot in New Orleans, as well as a short documentary project on schools for underprivileged children shot entirely in India. She has also worked on a series of reality television, web and independent feature film projects in various capabilities as a casting associate, location producer, associate producer and local fixer.
Forrestall was the Editor of Louisiana Film & Video Magazine from 2009 to 2012. She is currently a member of Women in Film & Television Louisiana, and in February 2014 was appointed as the Program Coordinator of the LIFF Mentorship Film Program that provides opportunities for education, mentorship and job placement for Louisiana locals.
Alex Aaron: Producer’s Assistant
Alex Aaron received his Masters in Film Production from the University of New Orleans in 2013; his work as a writer and director has been recognized at UNO Film festival and the 48 Hour Film Project.
Ruben Juarbe: Audition Videographer
Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico Ruben moved to Louisiana to train as a neurologist. While finishing his degree, and following his life-long dream, decided to take acting lessons with Ivana Chubbuck certified instructor, Jerry Katz. Ruben have become active in the film industry not only an actor in several short films but also behind the camera.