- c. 1970s-
Lisa Fernandez is a Canadian filmmaker who has produced and directed a variety of short films and commercials, including Extreme Seniors, The Mating Rituals of the Whistler Mountain Cougar, and The First To Go Down. Originally from Sudbury, ON, she received a degree in Film Production from Ryerson University and worked as a camera assistant in the Toronto film scene for various documentaries, music videos, advertisements, and films before moving to Whistler. Fernandez has been a finalist in the 72-Hour Filmmaker Showdown in Whistler five times. She has since been living in Vancouver.