Krista Rand is a producer, actor, & writer. She started her career as a singer/dancer on cruise ships which allowed her to travel to over 37 countries in 7 yrs. While in Toronto she performed in Mamma Mia & was a backup vocalist on Canadian Idol. Krista a member of UBCP/ACTRA and has appeared on YTV's Mr. Young & Some Assembly Required, as well as a handful of short films, commercials & plays. Her short film Lead & Follow won STORYHIVE short film edition as well as the music video edition for Alexz Johnson's 'Heart Like That'. Krista was a co-producer on Aubrey Arnason's short film Kindergarten, Da Bin Inch Wieder which won Crazy8's 2015. She also co-produced David Ray's feature film Grand Unified Theory which won the audience choice award for most popular Canadian film at The Whistler International Film Festival 2016. Together with Orsy Szabo they run Yellow Heart Pictures, making films about real people in vulnerable situations with a focus on female characters.
Grand Unified Theory - Associate Producer Whistler International Film Festival 2016, Chicago Comedy Film Festival 2016, Beijing International Film Festival 2016
Kindergarten, Da Bin Inch Wieder - Co-Producer/Actress The Shortest Day, Providence Children's Film Festival, Vancouver Short Film Festival Vancouver Island Short Film Festival, Nominated for Joey Awards
Heart Like That (Alexz Johnson's music video) - Producer Distribution with TELUS and Air Canada EnRoute
Lead & Follow - Writer, Producer, Lead Actress Nominated for a Leo Award, screened at Phoenix Film Festival and TMFF
Last Fall of Ashes (Web Series) - Producer Distribution JTS.TV, screened and awards at LA WebFest, Hollyweb Festival and Marseille Web Series Festival