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Annual Lab

Ashwini Malik

Ashwini Malik

Born in 1969, Ashwini Malik obtained a bachelor’s degree in English literature from Delhi University and then went to India’s premier film school, Film &Television Institute of India (FTII) to study Film Direction. His graduation film, “The Waiter in Slow Motion” was in official competition at the prestigious Clermont-Ferrand international Short Film Festival 1995. Ashwini Read More

Lydia Dean Pilcher

Lydia Dean Pilcher

Lydia Dean Pilcher is an American film and television producer and founder of Cine Mosaic, a production company based in New York City. Cine Mosaic has established itself as one of New York’s leading independent production companies forging relationships with a wide range of talent and business partners in the US, Europe, India, Turkey, Africa Read More

Joshua Marston

Joshua Marston

Born and raised in southern California, Joshua Marston’s first interest was photography. Contemplating a career in photojournalism, he worked as an intern at Life magazine and ABC News during the first Gulf War. He liked the idea of going into foreign places and capturing environments, but found that documenting stories through photographs wasn’t enough – Read More

Jason Filardi

Jason Filardi

Jason Filardi is a writer and actor, known for 17 Again (2009), Bringing Down the House(2003) and Drum (2004).

Drew Kunin

Drew Kunin

Drew Kunin is a sound mixer who was nominated at the 85th Academy Awards for the film Life of Pi 2012 his also known for his work on Lost in Translation (2003) and Her(2013). He was nominated in the category of Best Sound, he shared his nomination with Ron Bartlett and Doug Hemphill. [1] He Read More

David Keating

David Keating

David Keating was born in 1960 in Ireland. He is a director and assistant director, known for Wake (2010), The Last of the High Kings (1996) and Into the West (1992).

Barry Alexander Brown

Barry Alexander Brown

Barry Alexander Brown (born November 28, 1960 in Warrington, Cheshire) is an English born-American film director and editor. As a film editor, he is best known for collaborations with film director Spike Lee, editing some of Lee’s best known films including Do the Right Thing (1989), Malcolm X (1992), He Got Game (1998), 25th Hour(2002) Read More

Alison Maclean

Alison Maclean

Alison Maclean (born 1958) is a Canadian film director of music videos, short films, television (episodes of Sex and the City, The Tudors, Homicide: Life on the Street), commercials and feature films. Her works include the music video Torn (Natalie Imbruglia, 1998), the short film Kitchen Sink (1989) and the feature films Jesus’ Son (1999) Read More

Vinay Shukla

Vinay Shukla

Vinay Shukla has been an active scriptwriter and director of Hindi films over the last three decades. His films have had the distinction of not only succeeding at the box office but also garnering critical acclaim and prestigious awards. His most well known film, Godmother – clearly established him as a craftsman capable of combining Read More

Steve Cohen (Late)

Steve Cohen

The late Steve Cohen was born in Metropolis, Illinois and grew up in Rochester, New York. After high School, he moved to New York City to study English and history at Columbia University, and later returned to Columbia to earn an MFA in film as well. He moved to Los Angeles just in time for Read More