Speaker Justin Rebelo

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Justin Rebelo

Chief Executive Officer

Vortex Media

Justin was formerly at Entertainment One overseeing television and digital distribution for English Canada since 2014 where he had great success with placing content in Canada and globally until the end of 2019. He spent fifteen plus years in programming at various broadcasters including HBO Canada, Super Channel, EPIX (US) and Much Music. He was the executive in charge of production on many feature films, documentaries and television series. Some highlights include Bruce McDonald's Pontypool, Lixin Fan's Award Winner Last Train Home, Ron Mann's Altman, TIFF’s Best First Canadian Feature and CSA award-winner Blackbird, TIFF Best Canadian Feature award-winner When Jews Were Funny and the multiple CSA nominee Tiny Plastic Men, and many more. Justin produced Room for Rent (2017) starring Brett Gelman, Mark Little, Carla Gallo, Stephnie Weir, Patrick J. Adams and Mark McKinney.

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