Rakan Sindi & Kali Baker-Johnson Creators & Writers
RAKAN SINDI grew up in Saudi Arabia and moved to the United States to pursue a career in film, his lifelong passion. He is a graduate of Chapman University’s MFA film program, emphasizing in Directing, and his thesis film, “RAHMA,” won the Best Short Film and Best Director – Short Film Awards at the Big House Los Angeles Film Festival 2015.
KALI BAKER-JOHNSON is a filmmaker, media educator, and life-long comic book fan. He is the director of the feature documentary film THUMBWARRIOR, as well as numerous award-winning short films which have screened in film festivals around the world, as well as programs for domestic abuse education and centers for at-risk youth. He was a Directing Fellow at Chapman University's film school, where he received his MFA.
DAVIDE TINTO is originally from Naples, Italy. He graduated from the Art School of Cardito in 2002 before studying for 3 years at the "Italian School of Comix" in Naples. In 2010 he won first place in the contest "Imago" along with Francesca Carotenuto, with whom he formed an artistic and professional duo.
Other Works: 2009 - "Evil Comics" 2010 - "Pop Pixie" 2010 - "Nero Napoletano" 2013 - "I Casi di Orione - La Chiave di Zaphura" 2015 - "Damaged Universe"
MICHELLE MONTROSE is a passionate and innovative artist living in San Diego, California. She graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelors of Fine Arts from San Diego State University in 2015, and is an active board member of The Southwestern Artists Association at the Spanish Village in Balboa Park. She considers herself a Graphic Designer, Illustrator, Fine Artist, Tattoo Artist, and Performer and works primarily in oils, but also works in acrylics, pastels, graphic, charcoal, digital, and mixed media when it is appropriate for the project. In addition to art, she is also passionate about Gaming, Traveling, Language-Learning/Teaching, and Volunteering.