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Guiding Your Filmmaking Journey: Explore HFP Mentorship

HFP has teamed up with industry professionals to deliver personalised guidance, industry wisdom, and creative mentorship. Our Mentorship Services are your gateway to connect with seasoned HFP mentors, each dedicated to propelling your filmmaking journey. Meet the driving forces behind our mentorship program and start a transformative chapter with us.

Mentorship Advantages

Crafting Your
Unique Journey

Our Mentorship Services, hand in hand with HFP, present a palette of tailor-made benefits to enrich your filmmaking endeavor.


Benefit from connections with industry stalwarts.


Design your trajectory with HFP mentor-backed career strategies.


Receive precise insights and feedback for refining your projects.

Navigating Mentorship

Charting Your Path to Progress

Select Your HFP Mentor

Explore HFP mentor profiles and align with the mentor whose expertise resonates with your goals.

Schedule a Session

Book a mentoring session at your convenience.

Dive into Mentorship

Engage in one-on-one sessions, discussions, and project evaluations.

Personalised Guidance

Gain insights, feedback, and strategies to enrich your filmmaking prowess and career.

Introducing Your Catalysts for Growth

We take pride in our diverse team of HFP mentors—esteemed professionals, collaboratively linked with HFP, who are passionate about guiding you both in your filmmaking career and your specific projects towards your filmmaking aspirations.

Let’s meet some of our Mentors!

Benn Wiebe

Creative Executive / Social Impact & Climate Strategist / Partnerships Director / SXSW & UNICEF winning Producer / Board Member / Emmy Academy & Producers Guild Member

Benn Wiebe is an accomplished producer with a remarkable track record spanning across various facets of the creative landscape. His extensive experience ranges from award-winning documentaries, entertainment news, and world tours to narrative features, award shows, TV series, top mobile games, and live events. Benn's expertise is further distinguished by his role as a consultant for esteemed film and cultural organizations, where he advises on impact campaigns for industry giants like Netflix and Vice.

As a mentor with HFP, Benn is enthusiastic about sharing his wealth of knowledge and experiences with emerging filmmakers. His dedication to championing underrepresented voices and fostering collaborations echoes the core values of HFP. Benn's mission is to guide aspiring storytellers through the labyrinth of the creative landscape, providing them with the tools and insights needed to amplify their impact.

Explore our Platinum Membership to unlock the opportunity to collaborate with Benn and gain valuable insights into the world of filmmaking, advocacy, and social impact.

Key Expertise:

Benn is a seasoned expert in the art of documentary filmmaking, creating impactful narratives that resonate with audiences worldwide.

With his background in entertainment
news, Benn knows how to capture the attention of viewers and readers alike.

Benn specializes in producing content that drives social change and makes a
difference in the world.

His experience in live event production includes managing everything from concept to execution, ensuring seamless and engaging experiences for audiences.
Benn has a unique understanding of international policy, global issues, and Corporate Social Responsibility through his work with the United Nations and non-governmental organizations.
Benn excels in creating strategies to navigate the complex world of film festivals, helping filmmakers maximize their exposure and success.
He can guide filmmakers in constructing a clear and effective theory of change to ensure their narratives achieve social impact.

Jason J. Tomaric is a multi- award-winning director, cinematographer, educator, and author based in Burbank, California. With a career that spans over two decades, he has made significant contributions to the world of film and education. Jason's work includes feature films, national television commercials, music videos, and the world's largest film training content library. He's also a prolific author with eight books to his name, widely used in top universities. Notably, Jason is the mastermind behind AccuSkills, a revolutionary learning management platform.

Jason's profound impact on the industry extends through his career, publications, and educational endeavors. His commitment to enhancing filmmaking education and bridging the gap between academia and the industry aligns seamlessly with the values of HFP.

To explore the world of filmmaking, education, and entrepreneurship with Jason,
consider our Platinum Membership for exclusive access to his insights and collaborations.

Key Expertise:

Jason Tomaric is an Emmy, Telly, and CINE Award- winning director and cinematographer. With extensive experience in shooting feature films, commercials, and documentaries in over 20 countries, he's a master of the craft.
As the author of 8 internationally- published books, Jason's teaching extends beyond the set. He imparts real-world knowledge and experience to students, covering every facet of the filmmaking process.
Jason established FilmSkills, the largest online film school globally. This platform boasts a vast training video library involving over 150 Hollywood filmmakers with multiple Academy Awards and Emmy nominations.
Jason's vision also led to the creation of, a revolutionary learning management platform that bridges the gap between academia and industry, benefiting students and professionals worldwide.
His client list includes industry giants such as Disney, NBC/Universal, National Geographic, McDonald's, Toyota, Scion, Microsoft, and Paul Mitchell, and his narrative work has graced prestigious film festivals and broadcast networks.
Jason's passion for teaching is evident through his roles as a university instructor in advanced cinematography and guest lecturer at numerous prestigious film schools.

Jason Tomaric

Founder & CEO at Burbank, California, United States

Julian V. Taylor

Director, Executive Producer, Media Mogul Show Runner - Writer - Network Liaison

Julian V. Taylor, a prominent figure in the world of entertainment, is a name synonymous with creative excellence and television production prowess. With over fifteen years of experience as a Director, Executive Producer, and Media Mogul, Julian has crafted exceptional television programming and curated branding for diverse products across various markets. His illustrious career is marked by a string of successes in creating, producing, and directing television and movie content for a wide range of platforms, including traditional and OTT delivery mechanisms.

For over six years, Julian has been the Executive Producer/Director/Story
Runner of the Emmy-nominated show "Tomorrow's World Today" on Discovery and The Science Channel. He's also enjoyed six years as Talent and Host of "It's
How You Get There" on the History Channel and Amazon Prime. A passionate motorcyclist, Julian's career has taken him to various corners of the world, creating unique and captivating content.

Julian is eager to share his vast experience and expertise with aspiring filmmakers. Explore our Platinum Membership and unlock the opportunity for collaboration and gain valuable insights into the world of entertainment.

Key Expertise:

Julian is an established expert in the unscripted TV show format.
Julian boasts a proven track record of transforming concepts into profitable shows.
Julian has an impressive track record of generating revenue, increasing market share, and expanding brand exposure.
Julian excels in leading dedicated talent and teams, embodying a pioneering spirit, a passion for creativity, and a vision for fresh ideas.
Julian is a seasoned on-set director, managing a full crew and overseeing every aspect of production.
He seamlessly integrates storylines within shows, adding a unique touch to content creation.
Julian is proficient in contract negotiations and deal- making.
He effectively manages production company finances.
Julian maintains strong relationships with agencies.

Who Can Benefit

Our Mentorship Services, hand in hand with HFP, cater to filmmakers across all stages of their journey. Whether you’re a novice seeking direction or a seasoned pro aiming to finesse your craft, HFP mentors are primed to guide you.

Flexible Sessions

Our Mentorship Services, hand in hand with HFP, cater to filmmakers across all stages of their journey. Whether you’re a novice seeking direction or a seasoned pro aiming to finesse your craft, our mentors are primed to guide you.

Start Your Journey

Ready to embark on a personalised journey of mentorship? Click below to explore our Membership Plans, choose your preferred plan, and set your course towards filmmaking excellence.


Your Queries, Answered

Dive into our mentor profiles to discover the mentor whose expertise resonates with your filmmaking ambitions.

Mentorship sessions, in tandem with HFP, are adaptable to your calendar—whether you favor weekly sessions, bi-weekly meetings, or custom intervals.