Wendy R. Corn comes from a background of TV/film production and has worked in Marketing as a Digital Media Specialist for Shalom Austin since arriving from NY in 2008. Wendy is the producer of an annual teen 24-hr. filmmaking event called "Lights, Camera, Chutzpah" underwritten by the Austin Jewish Film Festival. She has been a part of the SXSW Photography Crew as a photographer & crew chief. Wendy conceived, produced, cast and shot the award-winning "Praise HA!", a documentary about laughter as a healer, which included Wavy Gravy, and Patch Adams amongst others. She produced and helped program the Avignon/New York Film Festival, and has worked on various other film festivals (New Directors/New Films, NYFF, Shorts International, NY Comedy, New York Women in Film and Television) in management and programming. Wendy has also been in front of the camera as a location reporter and segment producer for "ARTS INSIGHT" cable access series. Other employment has included MoMA, Miramax Films, and MTV Networks. Wendy is also a certified Hatha Vinyasa yoga teacher. She is a published writer and photographer.
Photo credit: Merrick Ales
Photo site: Westworld Austin