(Student Documentary)(Undergrad – Chapman University)
(2017) (United States)
Screening Block C, All Ages Sat Feb 24 12PM
Fifteen-year-old Kaleo, nicknamed The Boy in Reverse, copes with his numerous medical conditions through his passion for art and love of Curious George.
Directors: Judie Muhrez, Shana Kheradyar, Dylan McGale & Tara Salvesen
Writers: Shana Kheradyar, Judie Muhrez & Dylan McGale
Producers: Shana Kheradyar, Judie Muhrez
Shana Cohen Kheradyar is a first-generation Iranian American Jew from Southern California. As a rising senior, Shana studies Television Production and Writing and Sociology at Chapman University. Throughout her time at Chapman, she has held several internships within the entertainment industry including ones at Conan, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Seacrest Studios, and AwesomenessTV. She has also held countless leadership positions in various organizations and clubs on campus. She is the president of a local chapter of I Am That Girl, a non-profit that aims to shift girl culture to one that perpetuates collaboration versus competition. Shana recently had the opportunity to present at the Women’s Choice Awards and work alongside industry professionals. Moving forward, Shana aspires to one day be an executive producer for a talk show and continue her work at I Am That Girl.