Jim Butterworth, Director, Producer & Camera
Jim Butterworth is a Founder and Principal of Incite Productions, a Producer and Director of SEOUL TRAIN, the Founder and President of Naked Edge Films, as well as a technology entrepreneur. He founded and has led several successful companies, including an early Internet company and one of the top-performing venture capital funds of 1999-2002. He is also one of the pioneers in the development of streaming audio and video over the Internet. Jim holds a Bachelor of Industrial and Systems Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an MBA from the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth College. SEOUL TRAIN is his first film.
Lisa Sleeth, Director, Producer & Camera
Lisa Sleeth is a Producer and Director of SEOUL TRAIN, Founder and Principal of Incite Productions, and a registered nurse specializing in high technology critical care and public health education. In addition to working in the intensive care unit at home, she has dedicated her career to providing humanitarian assistance, having participated in medical relief efforts on five continents, including the treatment of Kosovar refugees in Albania for the United Nations High Comissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). She is highly skilled and experienced in working with NGO personnel, with refugees, and in unsecured, volatile areas. Lisa holds a BS in Nursing from Washington State University. SEOUL TRAIN is her first film.
Aaron Lubarsky, Director & Editor
A Director and the Editor of SEOUL TRAIN, Aaron Lubarsky is a critically acclaimed documentary filmmaker whose work has screened at numerous festivals and theaters, and on broadcast TV worldwide. In 2003, Aaron won the Prime Time Emmy for Outstanding Non-Fiction Picture Editing for HBO’s JOURNEYS WITH GEORGE. He also received an IDA award and a student Academy Award for his film WAYNE FREEDMAN’S NOTEBOOK, and his film UNCLE EUGENE won the Documentary Golden Gate Award at the San Francisco Film Festival. Aaron holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from UC Davis and a master’s degree in Documentary Film Production from Stanford University, and has also worked as an editor at LucasFilm.
Incite Productions is a Colorado-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that produces high-quality documentaries on global human rights issues, with particular emphasis on persecution, intolerance, discrimination, human trafficking and refugees. SEOUL TRAIN is the debut film from Incite Productions.