Mission

 

The Colorado Film Institute’s mission is to foster independent film through film screenings, panels, workshops, networking events, and educational projects. The Colorado Film Institute stages the Vail Film Festival on an annual basis in Vail, Colorado as the primary outlet for the Institute’s initiatives.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Scott Cross  

Sean Cross                                                            

Judith Landau

Pamela Lessing

ADVISORY BOARD

Mary Bochain    

Ryan Dunn                                                        

Kaye Ferry

Adam Kassen

Mark Kassen

LuLeta Maslak                                                                                                                                                              

FESTIVAL TEAM

Executive Directors                                                                

Scott Cross |  Sean Cross                                 

Festival Director 

Corinne Hara

Volunteer Coordinator               

Steven Douglas                             

Festival Host

Bill LeVasseur                                                                           

Creative Director

Marc Griffin

PR & Social Media Director

Shanelle Sherlin                                                                                  

THEATER MANAGER

Ashley Blair

Travel Coordinator   

Amanda Durst

Will Call Manager                  

Suzi Carey                               

Hospitality Lounge Manager

Deb Weiss

Videographer/Photographer                                                 

Michael Howard, Vadim Elkind                                                                                                                                                

Programmers

Features                

Jacqui Jorgeson                               

Documentaries

J.D. Morris

Shorts

Amanda Durst, Ryan Gallagher                                                      

Student Films

Jordan Hall