Yisrael Welcher: Producer/Director
Two years ago, Yisrael left his career path to follow his passion for filmmaking and develop Kol Hanashim. He is a 2016 Docs in Progress Fellow and brings his experiences as a Production Associate on HBO’s Schmatta: Rags to Riches to Rags, creation of advocacy shorts for non-profit organizations and the management and organizational skills developed during a decade of successful social entrepreneurial leadership to this endeavor.
Miguel Barreto: Director of Photography
With over 15 years of experience, Miguel operates Miguel Barreto Media where he has worked with well known brands including Toyota, Pepsi, Lays, Twitter, BBVA and networks like Univision, La Mega and NBC. He resides in Hollywood Florida since moving to the U.S. in 2007.
Caroline Klibanoff: Video Editor
Caroline has edited documentary shorts, feature-length narratives, and social video for a variety of clients including the Pew Research Center, the FrameWorks Institute, ZHFilms, Snapshots of the Past, Prospect Productions, Emory University and WGTB Radio, among others.
John Beltzer: Sound Editor and Composer
John has over 30 years experience editing sound and composing music. As the lead singer of Cinema, John appeared on Ed McMahon’s Star Search. The song he wrote, Holding onto Promises placed 3rd in Billboard Magazine’s Pop category. He is the President and Founder of the Songs of Love Foundation, an organization that has helped over 26,000 seriously ill children worldwide through The Medicine of Music™