Ryan Jeffery is a filmmaker and graduate of the MFA Film and Video program at the California Institute of the Arts in Valencia California. Ryan additionally studied at the Universität der Künste in Berlin. His films have shown in numerous venues including The European Media Arts Festival in Osnäbruck, El Matadero Center for Contemporary Art in Madrid, Festival Nouveau Cinema and the Sonar Festival. His latest work is a one-hour documentary portrait of a Croatian island resort built in 1963, entitled Guest House Helios