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About Sebastian:

Sebastian joined Circus Road in 2008, bringing with him a real passion for the business and great industry contacts.    Prior to Circus Road, Sebastian was Head of Acquisitions for Allumination FilmWorks. Other experience includes various development positions at Craftsman Films, Touchstone Television and Cruise/Wagner Productions.

Sebastian graduated from the USC School of Cinematic Arts. His short film, Silent Rain, received a Student Academy Award and an Emmy. He also co-produced "Small Town Saturday Night" starring Chris Pine.

For the last five years, Sebastian has been a professor at both UCLA and USC teaching the art and business of film. 

About Alex:

Alex joined Circus Road in 2013 having worn every hat in the business.

In 2006, he launched Walking Shadows, a theatrical distributor and released over 40 independent films. Previously, Alex produced Independent Focus, a talk show on the Independent Film Channel with film critic Elvis Mitchell. He is also the former Director of Programming of IFP/Los Angeles.

Alex has written for Filmmaker and Film Threat; served as a Programmer at the AFI, Slamdance, and LA Independent Film Festivals; and was a Juror at the Seattle, Santa Barbara and Los Angeles Italian Film Festivals.

Alex also produced and directed “Burning Man – The Burning Sensation”. A native Kansan, he graduated from the University of Kansas with degrees in Film and Psychology.Alex grew up on Ohio Street in Lawrence, Kansas.