Navid Khonsari, the founder of iNK Stories, is known for having developed the cinematic look and feel for video games such as Grand Theft Auto, Max Payne, The Warriors, Manhunt, Red Dead Revolver, Alan Wake, Homefront and more. Films include The Contract, Pindemonium and Pulling John. Khonsari recently completed his first graphic novel, Infidel. He often guest-lectures on the convergence of politics and gaming, narrative gaming, stereotypes, and the potential to incite empathy.
Vassiliki Khonsari arrived at filmmaking through visual anthropology. In addition to her TV producer/director credits, Khonsari's documentary feature producer credits include Our House (20+ awards) and Pindemonium (Sundance Channel), and her award-winning directorial debut Pulling John (premiered at SXSW). As the co-founder of the innovative media studio iNK Stories, Khonsari has merged her non-fiction background with gaming in the groundbreaking 1979 Revolution: Black Friday.