Jorge Lozano. A key figure in the independent media arts scene in Toronto and Canada for several decades, Lozano's narrative and experimental works have shown in many prestigious festivals including the Toronto International Film Festival and Sundance. A founder of aluCine: Toronto film + media arts festival, Lozano has mentored scores of young artists, providing an exhibition platform for their highly experimental works as well as conducting workshops for marginalized youth in Canada and Latin America. His films have been exhibited at the Toronto International Film Festival and Sundance Film Festival, amongst others, and his experimental work has been exhibited at many international festivals and galleries. Lozano is currently working on a PhD at York University in Visual Arts.