The Team

Del Weston

Del Weston is a writer, producer, director and the creator of the Action On Film International Film Festivals. Weston has had television programs on NBC Los Angeles, The AOF Channel, Spike TV, Reality Racing The Rookie Challenge, ESPN II, Feelin' Good. Del best known for his feature films, Camden, Split and Sunny and RayRay, and Trick.
Weston has done stunts in Rocky V, Asylum and Reality Racing The Rookie Challenge. He was also director of photography, co-writer and post production supervisor on the Joe Pesci, Oscar De La Hoya and Gary Stevens documentary, Behind The Gate.
Del Weston hosts the weekly Television series, Del Weston On Film which airs on the Time Warner Cable and Champion Broadband networks.

Del has worked with everyone from Academy Award winners like Joe Pesci to brand new talents such as those he has been mentoring for decades.
Now in his 13th season with the AOF Festivals, Weston has previously assisted artists like Antoine Christopher and Hugh Slayden with Sponsorships from major Corporations to obtaining Working Visas for brilliant voices from around the globe.

Robert Goldman

Dr. Goldman is a world champion athlete with over 20 World Records including 13,500 consecutive straight leg situps and 321 consecutive handstand pushups. He is also a 6th degree Black Belt in Karate and Chinese weapons expert. Dr. Goldman was an All-College athlete in four sports, a three time winner of the John F. Kennedy (JFK) Physical Fitness Award, was voted Athlete of the Year, was the recipient of the Champions Award and was inducted into the World Hall of Fame of Physical Fitness, as well as induction into numerous Martial Arts Hall of Fames in North America, Europe, South America and Asia (www.DrBobGoldman.com). He founded the International Sports Hall of Fame (www.SportsHOF.org), recognizing the world’s greatest sports legends, with ceremonies held annually at the Arnold Schwarzenegger Sports Festival-the largest sports festival in the world, with over 200,000 participants, 70+ sports represented and over 20,000 competing athletes, making it double the size of the Olympic Games.
As a mentor and friend to Del Weston, Dr. Goldman has joined us as the Ambassador and Producer of our Annual Icon Awards Show, our Legendary Stunt Performers program and other Weston events.  READ HIS COMPLETE BIO HERE.

Theresa C. Weston

Theresa C. Weston is the co-founder of the Action On International Film Festivals and the current Festival Director, a post she has maintained since 2013.
Every program that we have put into play has been overseen my Theresa.  Her organizational skills, attention to detail and communication skills allow her to carefully understand issues and to quickly solve them in a manner that allows for maximum benefit for all involved.

Whether she is placing a scholarship participant in the Stella Adler Theater School Program or if she is overseeing the travel and immigration plans for a group of foreign producers, her experience is second to none

Sue Leon
Matthew Farkas

Matthew Farkas has been in the world of Finance for the past 30 years as both an investment banker and portfolio manager. He is currently a consultant to the Ultra Wealth Management group at UBS in Los Angeles. Prior to UBS, he spent 4 years as a Senior Vice President of a Las Vegas based distressed real estate fund and before that he was a co-portfolio manager of a $200 million long/short equity fund at Winchester Capital Group. 

In addition, he is an executive producer at Quixotic Endeavors, a film production company which produces documentaries about Iconic businesses and individuals. The company's most recent release was "Shoot First", a film about Harry Benson, one of the most well known photo Journalists of the second half of the twentieth century. Prior to that, he worked on "I'm Crazy about Tiffany's" and "Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's". 

Mr. Farkas is s native of New York City where his family was in the department store business. He completed his under graduate education at Tufts University and received his MBA at NYU's Stern School of business. 

Sue Leon has been working with youth for nearly fifty years.  She has administrated and overseen tens of thousands of young athletes through season after season of every youth sport played with am emphasis on football and baseball.
She has raised funding for many of these programs and simultaneously donated directly to these same programs.
With expertise in knowledge in all areas from travel, to insurance, good business practices and more; she is an invaluable member of the team.

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