Meet the Shockfest Crew
Jeffrey macabre is everybody's favorite friend! He's nothing like Guil, the former festival director. He's much nicer and will give you lots of surprises throughout the year and will be sure to make Shockfest the very best time of your life! Come to shockfest, submit your film and trust jeffrey with your life. You will be glad you did!
Alesha Claveria is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of California-Santa Barbara and a Eugene Cota-Robles fellow. Her research interests include Native North American theater and performance and Indigenous theory. She currently holds an M.S. in Public Relations from Montana State University - Billings, and an M.F.A. in Creative Writing-Fiction. Her recent article was published in The Eugene O'Neill Review. She is also a contributor for a forthcoming edited volume on Native American rhetoric to be published 2019 by the University of New Mexico Press.
Matt is a long time entertainer and team member of the
Shockfest crew, having served as Production Manager for the film festival since 2013. He is also the host of the Telly Award Winning Travel Series, Haunted Routes and has worked alongside the rest of the Shockfest team filling multiple roles on their various productions.
Candice is the in house editor and occasional Director of Shockfest Horror Factory. She spends most of her time on the computer, creating the media, trailers and occasionally feature films produced by the Shockfest crew. Her Director credits include the Telly Award Winning documentary, "Haunted Routes: Wicked West Coast" and "I Am Miranda: Chains Chainsaws and The Cricket". She is a Horrorhound award winner, loves the film judging process and is excited to be a part of this year's Shockfest Film Festival.