RTA Producers in Residence

RTA is thrilled by the appointments of these internationally recognized leaders from the film and television industry as Distinguished Visiting Producers in Residence. These individuals provide counsel and insight to the work of students and faculty in RTA, lead Master’s workshop lectures, participate in panel discussions, and provide general guidance to the School. They also have the opportunity to participate in their own research or provide advice on existing RTA projects and evolving initiatives.


  • Lance Weiler

    Distinguished Visiting Producer in Residence

    A thought leader in transmedia entertainment, Lance Weiler is known as a pioneer in mixing technology with the art of storytelling, his cinematic gaming innovations and, in particular, the development of a cinema alternate reality game (ARG) around his feature film Head Trauma. The latter earned... read more



  • Linda Schuyler

    Distinguished Visiting Producer in Residence

    Dedicated to the art of storytelling, Linda Schuyler, President of Epitome Pictures Inc., is best known for work that explores the human experience, breaks stereotypes and encourages communications.  As executive producer and co-creator of the multi-award winning Degrassi franchise, her work has... read more