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Kaeley Boyle

Co-Founder & Festival Director

Kaeley Boyle is an internationally showing contemporary artist and gallerist. Her work has been screened at the MFA Boston and was selected as part of The Arts in Embassies program in partnership with the US Department of State. Kaeley is the Creative Director at Artistic Fuel, The Director of Development and a Board Member with The Loudoun Arts Council. Kaeley holds an MFA from SMFA at Tufts University.


Katie C'etta

Director of Social Media

Katie C'etta is an independent film producer and actress based in Los Angeles, California originally from Pittsburgh, PA. She produced and starred in the award-winning thriller short film STRANGERS (2018) distributed by First Focus International now streaming on DirectTV ShortsHD & Amazon Prime. Her award-winning thriller feature film debut, UNWAVERING (2017), gained world-wide distribution with Adler & Associates. Between the two films she won two Best Actress awards and three more Best Actress nominations at film festivals internationally. Katie is currently making the rounds on the festival circuit with feature film THE WAY THAT I AM (2020) by Kaleigh Fitzgerald and short films LINE DRY (2020) by Anna Baumgarten as well as DON'T PEEK (2020) by Julian Terry.

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Wendy Keeling

Co-Founder & Creative Director

Wendy Keeling is an award-winning actor, artist, director, and producer. She is the owner of 7 Mile Bridge Productions and Hidden Fire Studio. Wendy was the Creative Director for the Orlando International Film Festival as well as a board member and programmer for the Rendezvous Film Festival & Rendezvous Scare Fest. She was a screener and juror for The Nashville Film Festival, The Valley Film Festival, and The Wordless Film Festival. Wendy has served juror at “Being a Women in Film”, and The San Antonio Film Festival. She is known for her work on Clown College (2019), Madhouse Mecca (2018) and 10/31 (2017).

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Owen Palmiotti

Co-Founder & Business Development Director

Owen Palmiotti is a novelist and an award-winning screenwriter/filmmaker. He is the author of a Young Adult Fiction trilogy, The Adventures of Benjamin Manry. He co-wrote, produced, and executive produced the feature film, Madhouse Mecca, which won Best Editing for a Feature Film and then secured a Domestic and International distribution deal. To date, Owen has been part of over twenty films in various capacities.


Dallas White

Co-Founder & Consultant

Dallas White is an award-winning actor, producer and proud member of the Screen Actor’s Guild. White’s television debut was Investigation Discovery’s Evil Kin. In 2018, his performance in the psychological-thriller 17 Locust St. landed him a nomination for Best Actor at the Pitch to Screen Film Awards. Dallas won Best Actor at the New Jersey Recovery Film Festival for his performance in The Hope Dealer. Additional film works include The Baker Brothers, Lotus Eyes, and a brief appearance in STX Entertainment’s, Bad Moms.