Vondah Elizabeth Sheldon is the founding partner and Chief Executive Officer of Juno Films. She implements a collaborative approach with filmmakers and producers to develop and execute bespoke all-rights releases.
Prior to launching Juno, Vondah Elizabeth helmed BOND/360 where she oversaw the release of such films as The Settlers, Strike a Pose, Karl Marx City and The War Show. Prior she was the Senior Vice President at Kino Lorber, Inc, a leading North American independent distributor where she oversaw the launch of KinoLorberEdu.com, as well as the Alive Mind label.
She has been recognized as one of the '50 Most Powerful People' in the documentary world by POV, is the recipient of three NEH Grants for film development and is a frequent industry panelist and guest speaker.
Vondah Elizabeth spends her spare time as a competitive master rower. She earned her MA from Princeton University, her BA from Mills College in Philosophy, and was the recipient of a Fulbright Scholarship.
See a list of select panels Elizabeth has moderated
Alexander Kandaurov is the founding partner, President and Chief Operations Officer of Juno Films. Alexander’s background includes advertising, programming and system architecture with a focus on development and implementation of Over-The-Top Content (OTT) delivery technologies. In 2014 Alexander launched Cinedu, which serves as a digital fulfillment platform to the educational market.
Prior to launching Juno Films, Alexander spent a decade in advertising on Madison Avenue as a Creative Art Director at Young & Rubicam New York and Art Director at the New York advertising boutique Mad Dog and Englishmen.
Alexander holds MFA and studied at Hochschule der Künste Berlin, SVA New York and UC Berkeley.