Elli Raynai is the founder and head content creator at Cinehackers. He has over 20 years of experience in writing, producing, and directing independent projects. In 2014, his passion for art and technology led him to explore the possibilities of creating cinematic experiences in virtual reality. To date he has directed, written, and produced two features, seven short films, and four VR experiences.
Alexander Kondratskiy is a passionate software engineer, who delves in music, photography, and Virtual Reality. He partnered with Cinehackers to develop the technology that was used to create the short VR film 'I Am You'.
Nicole Del Medico is a Digital Media Artist, an alumni and medal winner of OCAD U's Integrated Media, BFA program who's mixed media approach conceptually focuses on creating meaningful narrative experiences that aim to raise awareness of serious issues such as PTSD and other mental health concerns, cyberbullying, and strive to give a voice to marginalized individuals. She partnered with Cinehackers to co-direct, co-write, and design the VR experience 'Circuit Rider'.
Anne-Marie Ront is a Sound Designer/Mixer who has worked on various interactive games, VR experiences, feature / short films, TV and web series with clients ranging from small/indie to large corporations. While mostly being self-taught and working with industry pros, Anne-Marie took diverse courses at Berklee College of Music, School of Audio Engineering and Point Blank Music College. She started as a multi-instrumentalist at a very young age and then began a career in web development prior to finding her home in post audio. She has a passion for conveying and supporting emotions for moving pictures using sound and music. She partnered with Cinehackers to create the sound design, co-produce the music for the VR experience 'Circuit Rider'.
Ayal Senior partnered with Cinehackers to conceive and collaborate on the script, and co-produce the music for Circuit Rider. He has recorded music with John Fahey, The No Neck Blues Band and Sacred Lamp. Ayal has credits in video and film production as well as running the label Medusa Editions. Circuit Rider is his first, but by no means last VR project.