Ricardo Gaona 


Ricardo Gaona is one of Filmmaker Magazine’s 2016 New Faces of Independent Film. After making a short film that played in the Cannes Short Film Corner and working various jobs in the film industry, Ricardo created Bread & Roses Entertainment, a production company dedicated to telling stories about those trapped in the margins.

Likes the pier, hates the beach.


Sean Gillane 


Sean Gillane is a Oakland based filmmaker working in both the advertising and film worlds.

Over the last few years he’s been primarily based in post-production where he has acted as editor on two Independent Spirit Award nominated narrative features: Dave Boyle’s Man From Reno (Los Angeles Film Fest 2014, Jury Award Best Narrative Feature) and Jennifer Phang’s Advantageous (Sundance 2015, a Jury Award Winner in US Dramatic Competition).