OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Scott Boswell (Writer/Director) is a San Francisco-based filmmaker and professor of filmmaking who has completed numerous shorts and the award-winning feature film The Stranger in Us, which had its world premiere at Frameline in 2010. Throughout his film work, Scott has explored the challenges faced by queer youth. Prior to his current job teaching at San Francisco State University, Scott ran The Factory, a multi-award winning youth video collective based in Oakland.
cheryl_valenzuela Cheryl Simas Valenzuela (Producer) works in creative and business capacities of film and stage projects. Her credits include: Producer on the indie feature The Stranger in Us (in international distribution); Director for Left Coast Theatre Company; Sales Manager for Steve Silver’s Beach Blanket Babylon; and Associate Stage Manager for Cameron Mackintosh, Ltd.  She is the owner and creative director of Wild Dog Art & Media, providing creative consulting and promotion services for writers, artists, and arts organizations.