BC's Best Shorts

Festival MCs

Yvette Lu - Friday

Yvette Lu is an actor, filmmaker, and family physician from Vancouver, BC. She has appeared on numerous television shows and her short films have screened on television and in film festivals across North America. Yvette has also worked as a producer, director, and composer for numerous projects including an award-winning short documentary. Dr. Lu frequently speaks about medical issues on CityTV's Breakfast Television and other news programs.

David C. Jones - Saturday

Actor, director, writer, filmmaker, event producer, teacher and coach, David C. Jones makes his living in the performing arts, barely. A graduate of Studio 58 and a teacher at The Vancouver Film School, he has acted in plays by Mamet, Coward, Shakespeare, and Stoppard. He also works as a corporate comedian and a keynote speaker with the Audience Engagement Academy. His short film Same Boat won the People’s Choice Award in 2015. He was shocked to be recipient of a Legacy Award in The Arts, and was equally surprised when he was sainted by the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence. He was the Entertainment Manager of the 2010 Winter Olympics.