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About Jaiden

JAIDEN DALBELLO HAS BEEN EDITING VIDEOS SINCE THE AGE OF THREE.  EASILY DRAWN INTO THE WORKS OF DIRECTORS TIM BURTON AND GUILLIROMO DEL TORRO, HER KEEN EYE FOR FILM WAS CEMENTED AT AN EARLY AGE.  WRITING SCRIPTS, COMPOSING SONGS AND TAKING PHOTOS HAS ALWAYS FILLED HER TIME.  WHEN SHE AUDITIONED FOR THE INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED ETOBICOKE SCHOOL OF THE ARTS, SHE WAS AWARDED PLACEMENT IN BOTH THEIR MUSIC AND FILM PROGRAMS, SHE CHOSE FILM AND HASN’T LOOKED BACK SINCE.   VARIOUS FILM CAMPS ALONG THE WAY HAVE PLAYED A PART IN HER EARLY DEVELOPMENT, INCLUDING A MONTH LONG LEADERSHIP CAMP AT THE TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL BUILDING (TIFF).  

 

THROUGHOUT HER HIGH SCHOOL YEARS AT ESA, JAIDEN WAS RECOGNIZED WITH MANY AWARDS.  THE MOST REWARDING WAS BEING SELECTED THE 2016 EMERGING FILMMAKER AT THE TORONTO URBAN FILM FESTIVAL AND GRABBING AN HONOURABLE MENTION AT THE SPOTLIGHT FILM FESTIVAL. SHE WAS SELECTED AS A JURY MEMBER FOR THE INTERNATIONAL TAKE 21 FILM FESTIVAL, WON NUMEROUS SCHOLASTIC AWARDS FOR HER PHOTOGRAPHY AND WAS A PART OWNER AND CURATOR AT A GALLERY DEEP IN THE HEART OF THE OSSINGTON STRIP CALLED L’ES ENFANTS TERRIBLES.  SHE NOW ATTENDS THE SCHOOL OF VISUAL ART IN NEW YORK CITY ON SCHOLARSHIP FOR FILM.