Kenneth Mader

Recently named one of the “Top 100 Indie Filmmakers in the World,” Kenneth Mader is a multi-award-winning Writer-Director and skilled Cinematographer-Editor. His debut theatrical feature film DISPLACEMENT, stars Courtney Hope along with Academy Award Nominee and Golden Globe Winner Bruce Davison, Golden Globe Winner Susan Blakely, and Superman’s Sarah Douglas.
Ken’s first feature film was released by 20th Century Fox and premiered on the SyFy Channel. He has been nominated into the NBC Universal and HBO Directing Fellowships.
Lily_croppedLily Thaisz
Creative Executive

Lily has worked to create a positive impact her entire career. In her previous profession, Lily was a Sustainability Consultant at a non-profit and local governments where she worked with businesses, universities, and governments to reduce negative environmental and social impacts and influence positive change. To Maderfilm, she brings her ability to wear any hat needed from production, development, distribution, website development, copywriting, etc.
Emily Whalen

Social Media Manager

Since starting her career at Maderfim in 2012 as Social Media Manager, Emily has continued to take on more roles during production. She was the Production Manager on Maderfilm’s short film The Call, and the Line Producer on Displacement. Emily still runs social media for Maderfilm and Displacement today, and loves being apart of the Maderfilm team.