Ryan Schendel is a student filmmaker from Fairfield, Connecticut. He is currently a freshman at UC Berkeley and he was one of the original founders of the International Youth Film Festival. He enjoys filming, editing, and producing films with friends. He has won a Gold Key award from Scholastic for a documentary piece. Check out http://vimeo.com/ryanschendel to see some of his latest videos. // firstname.lastname@example.org.