Experts 2017

André and Maria Jacquemetton

André and Maria Jacquemetton are a husband-and-wife writing team who are dual French and U.S. nationals. Maria Jacquemetton grew up in suburban Boston where she earned an M.S. in Film from Boston University College of Communication. After working in television production in the Boston marketplace, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in […]


Senain Kheshgi

A Peabody winning director and producer, Senain is the director of feature documentaries such as the Emmy-nominated The Diplomat (ESPN) and Project Kashmir (Independent Lens). She has also written and directed several short films as well as produced projects with acclaimed directors Davis Guggenheim, James Longley and Morgan Spurlock. Her films have premiered at IDFA, […]


Rachel Goldenberg

Rachel is a Los Angeles-based director and Emmy award-winning producer. She has a diverse body of work (spanning comedy, drama and action) with a consistent focus on character and story. She began her career at a Roger Corman-esque studio, making everything from a steampunk/sci-fi giant vfx monster action flick to a Christian family musical. She’s […]


Peter Broderick

Peter Broderick spearheads the distribution of exceptional independent films and consults with filmmakers around the world. As President of Paradigm Consulting, he helps film- makers and media companies maximize distribution, audiences, and revenues. Peter specializes in state-of-the-art strategies, including new approaches to global distribution. Peter was President of Next Wave Films, which supplied finishing funds […]


Ashley Hasz

As the Sr. Director of Film & Integrated Marketing for Participant Media, Ashley Hasz oversees film marketing and impact campaigns for the company’s movie slate.  Working with filmmakers, distributors, and impact partners, Ashley shepherds a film from script through release, maximizing box office and impact potential, while aligning each party’s goals for optimum awareness. Over the last 2 years, Ashley has […]