Galia Barkol
Galia Barkol

Director/Writer/Producer

NYC-based actor, director, writer and piano player, Galia wrote, directed and starred in the dramedy feature MIA (Sundance Screenwriters’ Labs semifinalist) - now on the festival circuit.

Galia recently appeared on screen at the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival VR section, and she is currently developing a pilot for an original comedy series.

Galia graduated from Paris-Diderot University in Paris, France, with a B.A in Film & The Performing Arts. She was awarded a scholarship for the program MICEFA, with distinction, and completed an Acting conservatory program at HB Studio.

She founded Ring the Bells Productions, where she developed and produced several experimental shorts, with the intention to explore the relationship between structure and narrative in film. Through discoveries made in these works, Galia crystallized her approach to filmmaking and acting. See more.

Steven Latta
Steven Latta

Director of Photography

Director of Photography for narrative, commercial, documentary, music video, and corporate films. Latta trained as a classical painter which has greatly influenced his feeling about creating images as well as his approach to composition, color, and light. See More.

Niv Klainer
Niv Klainer

Editor

Niv studied film directing and screenwriting at the Sam Spiegel Film School during which he presented his first short film at the Cannes film festival. He was invited to the Binger Filmlab to write his first feature screenplay, BENA, which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival. Niv is currently working as a writer, director and editor in New York City. Films he’s edited premiered at Sundance, SXSW, TriBeca and more. See more.

 

Ronen Nagel
Ronen Nagel

Sound Designer, Sound Around

Sound Around is one of Israel’s most respected audio post-production studios, established by senior sound designer Ronen Nagel. Ronen has been operating for over 13 years in the post-production audio field and has worked on a variety of projects from full-length feature films and high-end television productions down to supporting emerging film-makers with their independent student shorts. See more.

Julia Trinidad
Julia Trinidad

First Assistant Director & Associate Producer

Julia began her career as an actress for stage and film at the ripe age of 11, earning her multiple awards and a reputation for professionalism early in life. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from St. Edward's University with BA's in Performance and Design, moving shortly after to New York City to further her career. There, she met Emilia and started FatChix Films, an award-winning film production company. See more.

Keith Michael Miller
Keith Michael Miller

Production Manager & Associate Producer

After a brief stint in the competitive field of Virginia wine tasting room management, Keith switched over to the film industry where he now writes and takes on various production jobs.

 

Sun Kim
Sun Kim

Production Designer

Sun was born in Seoul, Korea, and works and lives in NYC as a production designer, painter, sculptor, printmaker and textile designer. 

Melissa Roth
Melissa Roth

Key Makeup Artist

Melissa Roth has been working as a beauty and special effects makeup artist for film, commercial, and fashion shoots since 1998. Awards include Best Special Effects from the Horrorfind Film Festival in Georgia for her work on the feature film HELLFIRE (Netflix, Amazon, DVD/Blueray). See more

Sofia Piccolo
Sofia Piccolo

Costume Designer & Stylist

As a Child Actor and Model, I was always surrounded by people with exquisite taste and a mother that did not tolerate bad fashion. Working for many years with professionals in the industry I fostered a sense for what works and what does not; through trial and error found techniques that are easily learnt and can make a real difference every day. See more.

Robin Carus
Robin Carus

Casting

Robin Carus has a career spanning 17 years and she casts theatre, film, on-camera commercials, voiceovers, & new media. Select credits include Tours: Octonauts And The Deep Sea Volcano Adventure (Disney Jr./Red Light Management), Clifford The Big Red Dog (Mills Entertainment), SPANK! The Fifty Shades Parody (Mills Entertainment)... See more.

Jesse James Malings
Jesse James Malings

Colorist

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Grant Michael Goldberg
Grant Michael Goldberg

Sound Superviser

Ian Wexler
Ian Wexler

First Assistant Camera

Ian Wexler lives in Brooklyn, NY and works as a freelance camera assistant. He has had the pleasure of working on documentary films for HBO, VICE and Louie Psihoyos's latest film Racing Extinction. See more and more.

 

Zachary Mills
Zachary Mills

First Assistant Camera

Shooter and Assistant Cameraman, Zac likes to draw, drink tea, and play poker. See more.

Doug Caine
Doug Caine

Technical Advisor (Origami)

Doug has been folding for the better part of 40 years, contributing a modest selection of original models & teaching a legion of origami students over the decades.  He has contributed models to the Origami-decorated Christmas tree at the American Museum of Natural History, as well as to other displays both in NYC & in NY's Westchester County

Abigail Saggi
Abigail Saggi

Graphic Designer

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Maayan Schneider
Maayan Schneider

Hebrew Script Supervisor & Production Assistant

Maayan is an Israeli-American actress, producer and script proofreader based in NYC.  She has studied with Dina Doronne in Tel Aviv and with Ron Stetson at The Neighborhood Playhouse, and recently served as co-Executive Producer on Collaborative Media Productions' "The Kids Menu". See more.

Jordan Bortner
Jordan Bortner

Production Assistant

Jordan Bortner is a new media artist and musician living in Brooklyn. See more.

Jessica Wasserlauf
Jessica Wasserlauf

Production Assistant

Jessica is an aspiring arts manager, ranging from Assistant Directing on film projects to community management. She can currently be found in Pittsburgh PA.

Peter Getz
Peter Getz

Peter is a medium sized man. Simultaneously mysterious and cool, Peter Getz is also a film sound professional and writer. See more.