MEET THE HOST
Smiely Khurana, the host and producer of The Sustainable Act, is an award-winning filmmaker and environmentalist based in Vancouver, Canada. Named Reel Green Ambassador by Creative BC and actively working with industry experts, Smiely hopes to bring environmental justice, to the motion picture industry and her community.
Smiely has completed her diploma in Motion Picture Arts at Capilano University, along with courses in business administration and marketing. Smiely has also completed Carbon Literacy training at Reel Green, BAFTA's Albert Sustainable Production Training, the Albert Carbon Calculator course, to name a few. When not recording an episode or working in the industry, Smiely gives keynote presentations and lead workshops on film sustainability to students and industry members.
Through The Sustainable Act, Smiely connects with change-makers around the globe and give them a platform to share, inspire and educate people to take action and make a difference. Discussing everything from sustainable living, social impact, culture, and wellbeing, each episode dives into an interesting subject and perspective. Her biggest belief is everyone can make a difference, no matter what your age, region, class, experience or education may be.
To connect with Smiely or to inquire about being a guest, sponsor or partner for the podcast, please use the following form to submit your request!