Presenter AJ Briones, Independent Filmmaker/Special Effects Supervisor (Los Angeles, CA)
AJ Briones has had a fabulous Hollywood career. He is a Visual Effects Supervisor By day and independent filmmaker by night. His work on Star Wars: Episode VII, Battleship and the upcoming Avatar movies have solidified his place on screens around the world. His passion lies in the independent world where his first short horror film The Smiling Man made him a well-known director in the horror genre. AJ will share his experiences in both worlds and what it is like to work side by side with one of Canada’s most famous directors James Cameron.