Matt Salton, Executive Director
Matt Salton has been programmer and film festival organizer for the past 17 years. An original Reelout collective member, Matt was also the Festival Director of Calgary’s FairyTales Queer Film Festival for three years and is the co-director of the Slimebone City Horror Film Festival. Salton wrote and directed REALITY HIGH which was nominated for Best Student Film by the Alberta Film and Television Industry in 2009. He has been a guest juror at the Image + Nation Film Festival in Montreal and a curator for the Winnipeg REEL PRIDE festival & the Pink Life Film Festival in Ankara, Turkey. Salton majored in Business of Film at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology and graduated with honours in 2009. Salton has served on the advisory boards of the Alberta Media Arts Alliance Society (07-09) , The City of Kingston Arts Advisory Committee (11-14) and MANO/RAMO (14-present).

2017 Programming Committee

Yolanda Yunhui Chu, Fitch Elron, Taylor Leeder, Curtis Stillman, Patrick Brant, Ben Oliver, Aksel Richard

Aksel Richard, Festival Manager










Olivia Dumas, Volunteer Coordinator





Josh Malm, Technical Director








Henna Datt, Festival Production Assistant


Judy Kim, Box Office Manager