Lindsey SandrinDirector of the Orlando Film Commission, Director of Innovation
Lindsey Sandrin is the Director of the Orlando Film Commission as well as Director of Innovation for the Orlando Economic Partnership. She markets the Orlando region as a premier filming destination while ensuring the success of productions through processing permits and assisting in finding locations and crew. By supporting the Innovation department, she is an integral part of the Orlando Tech Council's day-to-day activities.
Jacques Fu, CTO and co-founder of Fattmerchant, details how Publix chicken tenders helped keep him in Orlando and how the region’s diverse population helps bring new perspective to his personal and professional life.
In addition to the world premiere of Because of Charley, one of the first feature-length projects filmed in the Orlando region after the pandemic began, 13 other films in the festival have ties to the Orlando region.