People: Filmmakers

  • Jamie DeWolf

    2015 Grand Prize Winner, 2015 Best Student Film, Real Food Films

    Jamie DeWolf is a performer, film-maker from Oakland, CA. He’s been featured on HBO’s Def Poetry Jam, NPR’s Snap Judgment, and has performed everywhere from Moscow, Russia’s [...]

  • Austin Haeberle and Wendy Jacques

    2015 People's Choice Award, Real Food Films

    Wendy Jacques and Austin Haeberle tell stories about ordinary people who are making extraordinary changes in the world. As journalists and media educators, they have taught [...]

  • Peter Crosby

    2015 Best Cinematography, Real Food Films

    Show Love is the storytelling services of husband and wife duo Peter Crosby (filmmaker, editor) and Chauncey Zalkin (writer, creative director). They focus on the companies, [...]

  • Luke McKinley

    2015 Best Underreported Issue, Real Food Films

    Luke McKinley is a Seattle-based multimedia producer who seeks to engage, understand, and expose the authentic experience of how we eat, drink, and live. He is a mercenary [...]

  • Julie Philips

    2015 Best Innovative Initiative, Real Food Films

    Julie Philips on the making of her film “Growing Good Bugs:” I love looking through a camera and seeing things I had no idea existed. This was my experience in [...]

  • Siqi Song

    2015 Best Animation, Real Food Films

    Siqi Song is an animator and director from China, currently based in Los Angeles, USA. She is now pursuing her MFA for Experimental Animation at California Institute of the [...]

  • Dustin Hughes

    2015 Top 10 Finalist, Real Food Films

    Dustin Hughes worked for many years in the trenches of television, film and web content before deciding it was time to create a project that would feed his soul. He founded [...]

  • Daniel Klein and Mirra Fine

    2014 Grand Prize, 2015 Top 10 Finalist, Real Food Films

    Daniel Klein and Mirra Fine are the filmmakers behind the Perennial Plate, an online documentary series dedicated to socially responsible and adventurous eating. For the past [...]

  • Brendan Van Meter

    Founder & Filmmaker, Beaconhouse Media LLC

    Brendan Van Meter has been the Video Producer & Director for Change Food and Change Food Fest since 2010. A lifelong filmmaker, he started making films at home and [...]

  • Tim Alden Grant

    2014 2nd Runner Up, Real Food Films

    Born and raised in the mountains of Georgia, Tim Alden Grant’s documentary filmmaking passion began with the stories found in his backyard. Fascinated by southern culture, and [...]

  • Jean-Marc Abela

    2014 3rd Runner Up, Real Food Films

    A self-taught documentary filmmaker with 15 years experience Jean-Marc works as a freelance director/cinematographer. He has completed two independent feature documentaries. [...]

  • Jason Kushner

    2014 3rd Runner Up, Real Food Films

    Jason Kushner is a writer, screenwriter, filmmaker and multimedia journalist. After film school in Orlando, he attended the University of South Florida to graduate with a [...]