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KRISTEN HESTER
KRISTEN HESTER is a writer, director, and producer, currently working in television and film. She is developing TV series, Detail Only with FilmNation, as well as producing Bruce Dern’s 1980’s punk coming-of-age film, Coast, under his newly formed production company, Publicly Private. Her company, Hesterhouse Productions, was granted the story option to Kurt Vonnegut’s Long Walk to Forever, which she is producing and her sister / partner, Jessica is writing / directing. Jointly, they are developing Addiction Actually an interactive film series based around addiction, metaphors, and myths. Kristen recently completed the Joan Scheckel Film Labs where she developed feature script, Daddy's Girl, as well as wrapped her directorial music video debut, 12th & Gibson.

Kristen produced short film, The Dress, which won Best Ensemble at the Los Angeles Comedy Festival. Other directing, producing, and writing credits include creating her first sitcom pilot, Served, with the partnership of 30 Rock Director/Producer Don Scardino, writing and directing short film, Seeking Voices, and producing an off-Broadway rendition of Chekhov’s, The Seagull. Prior to filmmaking, Kristen served ten plus years in the Finance industry, primarily as a Financial Controller. Kristen has liaised her knowledge of business with her passion for the arts.



KYLE BOWE
KYLE BOWE is a director, writer and producer. He studied filmmaking at the University of Minnesota. Kyle directed and edited commercials for Menards home improvement stores, and has gone on to make several short films. Recently, he cowrote, directed and produced Mine is Mine. He lives in Los Angeles and is an Associate at Dreyfuss/James Productions, where he produces trailers and production reels, develops scripts as well as manages the marketing and business of various films.


ANNA GRANUCCI
ANNA GRANUCCI is an Italian-American film producer and music supervisor based in Los Angeles. Her most recent accomplishment is the critically acclaimed "short to feature" film Whiplash written and directed by Damien Chazelle, produced by Jason Reitman, Jason Blum and Bold Films. The film first won the 2013 Sundance US Fiction short film competition which was then green-lit for it's full length 3.2M dollar feature which opened the 2014 Sundance Film Festival and then won both top awards for Grand Jury Prize and Audience Award. The same night, the film was acquired by Sony Pictures International for Worldwide Distribution and Sony Pictures Classics for Domestic. Whiplash also made it's International debut at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival Directors Fortnight.

Anna's recent producing and music supervising credits also include Free Ride, Guns Girls & Gambling and Watercolor Postcards. She is currently producing Embargo, a documentary feature on Cuba, directed by Jeri Rice and Executive Produced by Geralyn Dreyfous (Invisible War, The Cove).

Granucci studied at Yale University's Yale School Of Drama and graduated with honors with an MFA in Acting and Directing winning a Fox Fellowship Grant for her thesis on the Italian film and music culture of the modern age. Additional educational credits include her theatre studies at Oxford and London at Balliol College and RADA. In Italy, she studied at the University of Florence and earned a BFA in Art History. Anna is bi-lingual in Italian and English with a solid proficiency in French and Spanish.




SARAH WALLER
SARAH WALLER is a dark comedy writer and producer based in Brooklyn, NY. She has a decade of experience in the entertainment business and has below the line credits on award winning programming such as Boardwalk Empire, the feature film Delivery Man, and the feature documentary Tibet in Song, which won the Special Jury Award in the World Documentary Competition at Sundance Film Festival. Her SHAMELESS spec script, recently placed as a Second Rounder in the 2014 Austin Film Festival.

Sarah’s short film Burn was included as part of Turtle, an international multimedia show in Paris, France at Galerie Arnaud Lefebvre and was exhibited alongside the work of cultural luminaries including filmmakers Chris Marker and Jem Cohen, artist Yvonne Rainer and post punk band New Order. “Burn” also screened as part of the Dance on Camera Film Festival in New York City.



GREG HARRIOTT
GREG HARRIOTT is an Emmy award winning cinematographer and documentary filmmaker based out of NYC. Greg's resume ranges from filming nomads in the Sahara desert and indigenous peoples of the Peruvian Rainforest, to underwater filming in Florida.

Greg's varied background of shooting in a controlled studio environment to snow covered mountains and dusty deserts allows him to draw from his experiences to consistently provide creative and quality results. His work has played across the US and internationally in film festivals, art shows, and network television.


LEAH TUSCANO
LEAH TUSCANO is an editor based in Los Angeles. She studied Philosophy and Film Theory at Gettysburg College. She played competitive golf throughout high school and college, competing in numerous tournaments and winning a bunch trophies. She has worked in commercials and TV shows, and is currently wrapping on American Ninja Warrior. She has been editing short films, a web series and entries for the 48 Hour Film project, where her team has been selected for the finals the past two years.



Assistant Director  SAMANTHA SANTOS
1st Assistant Camera  KENNY WU
Electric/Gaffer  MIKE DOYLE
Sound Recorder/Boom  DANIEL MUNRO
Art Director  SARAH WALLER
Hair & Make Up  MOLLIE BOOTH PARKS
Stunt Coordinator  JEFF SCOTT FLORES
Camera PA  JOE LABATE
AD PA  DANIEL RUBIN-MARX
Art PA  ALTAGRACIA O'HARE
Script Supervisor  MICHAEL HOROWITZ
Production PA  JOHN BREN
Colorist   LUKE CAHILL / BRODIE BOYER
Sound Mixer  MATTHEW KEITH / MARK ADELSBERGER
Music Supervisor   ANNA GRANUCCI



SPECIAL THANKS:
  • SAG
  • KIMBERLY MARINO O'HARE
  • STEPHEN "EIBOL" GALGANO
  • JEFFREY WEIS
  • TYLER TRAVIS
  • Auto King Sales - ROBERT SNADOWSKY
  • Ossining Superintendent - RAY SANCHEZ & VICKI MARRIN
  • LINDA BIRRITTELLA
  • Sheraton Hotel, Tarrytown - LIZ BATISTA & LOU GAUDIO
  • Mayor of Ossining - WILLIAM HANAUER
  • Town of Ossining - SUSANNE DONNELLY
  • Village of Ossining - CHRISTINA PAPES
  • Made in NY - LIZ SPAULDING
  • Ossining Police Department - CHIEF BURTON
  • Ossining Police Department - JARED HADJSTYLIANOS
  • Ossining Police Department - DREW MAIORANA
  • Ossining Police Department - JASON HADJSTYLIANOS
  • Ossining Pizzeria - JERRY STASSIERO


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