Board of Directors

President: Francisco Javier Barajas
Treasurer: Juan Carlos Azpilcueta
Secretary: Nathalie Lopez-Gutierrez
Members: Ana Carrizales, Adriana Contreras, José Fernández García, Marc Fournier, Christian Mejia Acosta

Staff

Festival + Artistic Director
Christian Sida-Valenzuela
christian@vlaff.org

Senior Programmer + General Manager
Anne-Mary Mullen
annemary@vlaff.org

Curator + Community Partnerships
Sonia Medel
communitypartners@vlaff.org

Volunteer Coordinator
María Cecilia Saba
volunteers@vlaff.org

Theatre Operations
Amina Ferley

Festival Technical Assistant + Print Traffic
Marlio Herrera Lira

Ad Sales + Sponsorship
sponsorship@vlaff.org

Graphic Design – Program Guide
David Diseño Trece
Manolo Valles

Program Note Copy Writers/Editors
María José Balbontin
Paloma Pacheco
Yasmim Botelho

2019 Poster Art
Zatu Straftäter

Special Events
Sergio Muñiz

Grant Writing 
Anne-Mary Mullen

Youth Jury Coordinators
Nathalie Lopez-Gutierrez
Sonia Medel

Youth Jury Workshop Facilitator
Ana Carrizales

Trailer
José María Guñiser

Bookkeeper
Alexandre Nicolaieff

Programming Committee
Christian Sida-Valenzuela, Artistic Director
Anne-Mary Mullen, Feature Films & Canada Looks South
Artemio Narro, Shorts in Competition
Sarah Shamash, Shorts in Competition, Brazilian & Indigenous Films
Sonia Medel, Indigenous Films, Movimientos
Adriana Contreras, Movimientos
Kathleen Mullen, Narrative & Documentary Features, Queer Pix
María Cecilia Saba, Queer Pix
Jackelyn González, Jr programmer
José Luis Cano, Jr programmer