Vincent Valentino is a part time filmmaker and festival director. Having created nearly 600 films and running Ottawa's monthly film festival and Ottawa's horror film festival, he encourages anyone and everyone to take part in this wonderful community. He administers a few groups and workshops, including the very active Ottawa Filmmakers group on Facebook, where events, screenings, socials are created regularly. What he enjoys most about filmmaking is the social and creative aspect, having explored the abstract and substantial themes. He occasionally acts in his films as well.