JUDGE AND JURY
More judges info posted here as we head on to our event date!
Jenell Diegor is a filmmaker who enjoys traveling to ancient sites all over the world. Her list of award-winning shorts include Solo Female Traveler, I Am Done, Dear Dylan, Conversion Therapy and Steve in the City. She is the author of several books, most recently The First-Time Solo Traveler and the 150 Things to Do in Toronto For Yo Broke @$$. She is currently working on her travel memoir Asian on a Mission: My Solo Travel Adventures to the Seven Wonders of the World as well as her first feature, The Bathtub Murders.
A man of many talents, Francesco De Francesco is an actor, writer, director, and producer. His award-winning film, Enchanted Mafia, is currently making its festival circuit rounds. Frank has starred in theatre productions including Glengarry Glen Ross, Orson Welles’ War of the Worlds, and Deathtrap. Frank can be seen onscreen in Four Sides, The Mystery Solved, and Ascension. He is currently starring in a live-action creepy escape game at one of Toronto's oldest villages.
Chad Beloin began his music career in 2005 at the age of 12, performing across Saskatchewan while recording and developing his sound. In December 2013 he released his first single, December, debuting on DisneyXM, followed by an album release in 2014 titled Out of this World. In November 2017, Chad released his second radio single Drag Me Down on Power92 FM. His debut international album, MMXVII, is set for release in June 2018. Chad is currently involved in short film projects and plays all over Toronto.