Will Zavala is an assistant professor at Pittsburgh Filmmakers. He specializes in documentaries and founded the Documentary Salon, a monthly film club, in 2006. Will is from California, where he studied filmmaking at Stanford University and produced videos for clients in the San Francisco bay area. In 2003 he moved to Pittsburgh with his new wife and son because they wanted to live there, and they they now have a daughter as well. Will’s most recent documentary, Virgil Cantini: The Artist in Public, was exhibited with other short films at the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts in the fall of 2009. Will's class in Advanced Documentary Production is documenting "Pop Pittsburgh Up".