1. Jason DaSilva, Producer/Director

    Jason DaSilva’s first collaborative feature film was Cuba Dreams, shot in Havana in 1999 and screened at the Latin America Film Festival in Cuba later that year. His next film, Olivia’s Puzzle, screened at more than 30 festivals including Sundance, received an Oscar qualification in the summer of 2003, and aired on HBO and PBS in 2004. His third film, the feature documentary Lest We Forget, premiered at the International Documentary Festival of Amsterdam in 2004, and his film A Song for Daniel screened at the Tribeca Film Festival 2005 and aired on PBS in 2005. Currently, DaSilva is residing in New York City and received the Project: Involve Filmmaker Fellowship award from IFP/New York. His most recent short film, Twins Of Mankala premiered at Tribeca Film Festival 2006 and aired on P.O.V.

    In 2008, Jason premiered his second feature at AFI/Dallas, From The Mouthpiece On Back.