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RIIFF 2015 Team


awards11RIIFF ADMINISTRATION:

 

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR/CEO
George T. Marshall aboutemail
Flickers Arts Collaborative

ADVISORY BOARD PRESIDENT
Michael F. Drywa, Jr., Esq.about email
Legal Counsel

(Advisory Board members, click here)

 

PROGRAMMING DIRECTOR
Shawn Quirk about email

Flickers Arts Collaborative

 

PROJECT DIRECTOR /

STUDENT JURY MANAGER / YOUTH JURY ASSOCIATION

Tsutomu J. Brelsford about • email

Flickers Arts Collaborative

 

TECHNICAL OPERATIONS DIRECTOR

Timothy Haggeryaboutemail

Flickers Arts Collaborative

 

EDUCATIONAL OUTREACH DIRECTOR

Dr. J. Scott Oberackeraboutemail

Flickers Arts Collaborative / Johnson & Wales University

 

CREATIVE WRITING DIRECTOR

William J. Torgerson • about • email

St. John's University

 

ACADEMIC LIAISON

Yonathan Friesem about email

Harrington School of Communications & Media, University of Rhode Island

 

7DAYPSA CREATOR/DIRECTOR

Duncan Putneyabout email

Flickers Arts Collaborative

 

EXECUTIVE ADVISOR & HUMAN RESOURCES DIRECTOR
Lawrence J. Andradeaboutemail
Staffing, Events, Flickers Arts Collaborative

 

FLICKERS CHAMBER MUSIC ENSEMBLE

Eric R. Bronnerabout

Mary Beth Kim

 

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM DIRECTORS / KidsEye™

Reshad Kulenovic about • email

Katie Doyle • about • email

 

SHORTS PROGRAMMING DIRECTOR
Jocelyn Donaghue • email

Jamestown Art Center

 

HOSPITALITY DIRECTORS

Richard Corso email

Don Laliberte

Flickers Arts Collaborative

 

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Michael J. Chevalier email

 

PROGRAMMING COMMITTEE

Richard Corso

Jocelyn Donaghue

Jonathan Friesem

Shawn Quirk

J. Scott Oberacker

 

Online Adjudicators

Joan Abrams

Omar Ajaj

Michele Allaux

Amelia Allwarden

Lawrence J. Andrade

Gary Armitage

Victoria Barzin

Jordan Bayne

Fatma Ghailan Benajiba

Tsutomu Brelsford

Jeremy Campbell

Demetria J. Carr

Russell Chabot

Johanna Church

Carolyn Colton

Carol Conley

Richard Corso

Elizabeth Delude-Dix

Frank DiCataldo

Jocelyn Donaghue

David Donohue

Jack Doyle

Katie Doyle

Kevin Esch

Sarah Fishman

Don Fowler

Yonathan Friesem

Robert Giordani

Adam Grenier

Dianne Grippi

Timothy Haggerty

Diane Harrison

Shannon Hookanson

Jill Jones

Ray Lepre

Darrell Lievense

Gleb Lyamenkoff

Ahmed Khawaja

Bob Manley

Georgia Markell

Jim & Gay Maxwell

Louis McCullagh

Michele Meek

Alexandra Muskat

Angela O

Kamille Gentles-Peart

Dana Neugent

J. Scott Oberacker

Nick Palermo

Masha Paul

Joe Pedro

David Prata

Shawn Quirk

Arthur Read

Gina Richards

Ken Shane

Greg Sofios

Peter Spameni

Rob Simpson

Ken Tyson

Paul A. West

Tom Zorabedian

 

Official Festival Photographer

Mike Braca

 

Additional Photographers

Jonathan Beller

Amanda Morin

Elizabeth Oberacker

Shawn Quirk

Paul Ruggeri

 

William Timoney • about • email

Horror Film Festival Advisor

 

Jamie Millmather

Rachel Cicerone

Official Hair/Makeup artists

 

RED CARPET EXPERIENCE: PROVIDENCE (2015)

Steven Feinberg, Honorary Chair

Michael Drywa, Esq.

Lawrence Andrade

Carol Conley

Matthew Connelly

Dr. Ana Cella Grenier

Adam Grenier

Olga Hawwa, Consultant

Ellen Loconto, Consultant

George T. Marshall

Dean Mistretta, Consultant

J. Scott Oberacker

Shawn Quirk

Duncan Putney

Doreen Vitale

 

INTERNS & VOLUNTEERS FOR 2015:

Summer 2015:

David Catterson, B.A. Communications, URI, Sponsorship and Development Associate

 

mylesMyles Daigneault, Sponsorship and Development Associate

Myles is twenty years old, and is a rising senior Biology major at Stonehill College in Easton, MA. He is a Rhode Island native, residing in Burrillville. He has been interested in film since a young age, and hopes to work in the film industry after college.

 

 

 

mollieMollie Forman, Marketing Associate

Mollie Forman is a rising senior at Brown University, she is concentrating in American Studies with a focus on gender in popular culture. A lover of anything apocalyptic, she is proud to have seen Pacific Rim five times in theaters, and hopes to continue in the film festival industry for many years.

 

 

 

 

Paige Frankovich, Film Studies Major, Southern Illinois University, Youth Programs Associate

 

alexAlexandra Fugere, Trafficking Associate

Alexandra is a rising junior at the University of Southern California. She majoring in Theater with an emphasis in Acting and minoring in Cinematic Arts. Alexandra states, "I am so excited to be working with the festival this summer as a Trafficking and Programming Associate. I am very thankful for the opportunity to interact with both the films and the filmmakers, as well as the chance to see what goes into putting on a festival!"

 

 

 

 

cameronCameron Jacobsen, Print Trafficking Associate

Cameron studies Media and Communication at Johnson & Wales University. His interest in film led him to the trafficking internship with the Flickers: Rhode Island International Film Festival. His responsibilities include communicating with filmmakers and assisting in programming for the main festival as well as many side-bar events hosted by RIIFF.

 

 

 

 

 

devinDevin Karambelas, Public Relations/Trafficking Associate

Devin is a Traffic/Programming Associate at RIIFF. A Rhode Island native, she recently graduated from the University of Vermont and plans to pursue a Master's in Film Exhibition/Curation at the University of Edinburgh next year. Devin previously worked as an assistant producer at Vermont Public Radio and has contributed articles to WGBH, USA TODAY, Offprint Magazine and The Vermont Cynic.

 

 

 

 

 

Sarah Reid, Communications Major, RWU, Trafficking Associate

 

Elle Schaffhauser, Marketing Major, Roger Williams University, Marketing Associate

 

Nilanda Sutoumaleee, Events Management Associate

Nilanda is entering her senior year at Rhode Island College, with anticipated degrees in mass media communications and management. Nilanda is a self proclaimed dork and foodie, spending her free time making cosplays to attend comic conventions, and exploring local restaurants. Here at RIIFF she is working on audience and sponsorship development.

 

Winter/Spring 2015:

Alexandra Haase, Marketng Associate, Ithaca College

David Catterson, Sponsorship and Development Associate, University of Rhode Island

Oscar Gonzalez-Canete, Events Management Associate, Bryant University

Haley Stamp, Public Relations Associate, University of Rhode Island

R.J. Scofield, Public Relations Associate, Roger Williams University

Cameron Jacobsen, Print Trafficking Associate, Johnson & Wales University

 

Fall/Winter 2014 / 2015:

Michael Bizzaco,Public Relations Associate, University of Rhode Island

Sélina Boye, Audencia Nantes École de Management, France

Jonathan Prescott, Marketing Associate, Ithaca College

 

Summer 2014:

Michael Bizzaco, University of Rhode Island
Chelsea Boulrisse, Roger Williams University, Public Relations Associate

Sélina Boye, Audencia Nantes École de Management, France

Noelle Buabbud, Lesley University College of Art and Design

Andrew Burgess, Roger Williams University

Julia Kelly, Brown University, Events Associate

Xenja Lindberg, Roger Williams University, Public Relations Associate

Mike Morrone, Quinnipiac University

Jose Alfredo Garcia Muñoz, Universidad del Valle de Atemajac, Guadalajara, Mexico

Marie Anne Omnes, Université catholique de l'Ouest, France

Meghan Petrell, Roger Williams University

Amber Ramundo, Roger Williams University

 

Winter/Spring 2014:

Noelle Buabbud, Lesley College, Traffic Associate

Jeff Buttel, Lesley College, Grants/Development Associate

Ross Fitzgerald, Roger Williams University, Graphic Design Associate

 

Fall/Winter 2013 / 2014:

Stefan Correia, University of Rhode Island, Public Relations and Development Associate

Xuan Nguyen, Roger Williams University, Financial Associate & Volunteer Coordinator

Nickolas Palermo, Roger Williams University, Assistant to the Executive Director

 

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