CTFF Filmmaker Highlight: Joel Gershon

 

CTFF Filmmaker Highlight: Joel Gershon

 

After graduating from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism, Joel worked as a producer for the groundbreaking Air America Radio network, working directly for Rachel Maddow and with such talents as Mark Maron and Al Franken.

 

In 2005, Joel became a reporter for the International Herald Tribune in Bangkok, fulfilling his lifelong dream of living and working abroad as a journalist. He then worked as the regional correspondent for The Hollywood Reporter before moving on to producing broadcast news pieces and short documentaries, which have aired internationally on CNN and Current TV and have been screened at various film festivals. Throughout his career, Joel has had the privilege of interviewing a variety of notable people including Maxine Waters, Al Pacino, Jeremy Irons, Jeff Bridges, Amitabh Bachchan and Nobel laureate Wangari Maathai.

 

[…]

CTFF Filmmaker Highlight: Dina Sok

CTFF Filmmaker Highlight: Dina Sok

Dian Sok is a circus artist from Battambong, Cambodia. He specializes in iron file, Chinese hoop, junglery, and dance. He is the first Cambodian working in the world’s biggest circus company, Cirque du Soleil. He encourages everyone to work hard and dream big like him.

[…]

CTFF Filmmaker Highlight: François Chau

 

CTFF Filmmaker Highlight: François Chau

 

Francois Chau is a Cambodian-American actor, born in Phnom Penh, Cambodia of Chinese and Vietnamese descent. He is best known for his role as Dr. Pierre Chang in ABC’s Lost, and as The Shredder in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze.

 

(Francois as “The Shredder” in “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze.”)

[…]

CTFF Filmmaker Highlight: Izaac Wang

 

CTFF Filmmaker Highlight: Izaac Wang

 

Izaac Wang was born in Minnesota before moving to Los Angeles where he began acting in 2016 at the age of 8. His credits include guest starring on the TV Land series “Teachers” followed by booking a lead role in the feature film “ Think like a Dog” opposite Josh Duhamel and Megan Fox. Izaac was next seen in the Universal Pictures R-rated comedy “Good Boys” about a group of sixth graders and one epic night. Izaac also stars in the Paramount movie, “Clifford The Big Red Dog“ that will premiere in November of 2021. He also voiced in the Disney movie “Raya and the Last Dragon”. Izaac is currently working on “Gremlins” series regular voicing of one of the main characters, Sam Wing.

[…]

View Line-ups and Purchase Tickets