Orian Williams (PRODUCER) Born is Jackson, Mississippi, Raised in Houston Texas from age of 3, graduated from Baylor University, came to fame as an award-winning film producer whose credits include, the Academy Award nominated film, SHADOW OF THE VAMPIRE, also produced by Nicolas Cage. Orian then set his sites on producing the BAFTA and CANNES winning critically acclaimed film, CONTROL, directed by Anton Corbijn detailing the life and times of JOY DIVISION front man, Ian Curtis. Along the way producing and releasing the comedy Tennis Anyone and the drama Big Sur. Currently, Orian is producing JEFF BUCKLEY from his rise and fall during his New York and Memphis years,THE SECOND COMING, based on a book by Walker Percy, to be directed by Wim Wenders, WONDERLAND AVENUE, based on a book by Danny Sugerman. Amongst his many accolades, the versatile producer was chosen by Variety Magazine as one of 2007’s Top Ten Producers.
Gigi Dement (PRODUCER) is an award-winning Brooklyn based independent producer with a graduate degree from the prestigious NYU film program. She won the 2011 Academy Award for the short film "God of Love" written and directed by the insanely talented, Luke Matheny becoming the first Filipino to ever to produce an Academy Award winning film. Gigi has two feature films about to be released, “Babygirl” which premiered at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival and won top prizes at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival and the Jameson Dublin Film Festival and “Bastards of Young” which premiered at the 2013 Woodstock Film Festival and was mentored at the prestigious IFP Director’s Lab.
Glen Zipper (PRODUCER) is a founding partner with Zipper Brothers Films and formerly the Head of Documentary Features for Exclusive Media’s Spitfire Pictures. In addition to producing the Academy Award®-winning feature documentary, UNDEFEATED, Glen’s credits include Billy Joel’s THE LAST PLAY AT SHEA, the Grammy Award®-winning FOO FIGHTERS BACK AND FORTH and the recently released Formula 1 documentary narrated by Michael Fassbender. Glen was also the Executive in Charge of Production on Martin Scorsese’s Emmy Award®-winning GEORGE HARRISON: LIVING IN THE MATERIAL WORLD. Glen is currently producing untitled documentaries for David Gelb (“JIRO DREAMS OF SUSHI”) and Ted Braun (“DARFUR NOW”), as well as Alex Winter’s DEEP WEB.
Griffin Dunne (Consulting Producer) Dunne starred in An American Werewolf in London (1981) as Jack Goodman, Johnny Dangerously (1984) as Tommy Kelly, After Hours (1985) as Paul Hackett, Who's That Girl (1987) as Loudon Trott, My Girl (1991), Quiz Show (1994), Game 6 (2005). He has appeared in over 40 films and TV movies, starting with The Other Side of the Mountain in 1975. He has produced and/or directed more than 10 other features and has made numerous TV appearances. In 1995, Griffin Dunne was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film for Duke of Groove, which he directed and co-wrote. He is also a known producer along with his producing partner, actress Amy Robinson (Mean Streets) for producing several films including Baby It's You, After Hours, Running on Empty & Game 6 through their company, Double Play Productions. In 2012, Dunne guest-starred as management consultant extraordinaire Marco Pelios, "The Rainmaker", in seven episodes of the premiere season of Showtime's dramatic/comedy television series House of Lies.
Hillary Spera (Cinematographer) is an award-winning Cinematographer based out of Brooklyn NY. Her films include, After Tiller (Independent Spirit Award and Sundance in Competition 2013), Black Rock (Lake Bell, Kate Bosworth), Oxyana, Darkon (SXSW audience winner), High Life (LIzzy Caplan, Ed Helms) and the upcoming film Wildlike (Bruce Greenwood, Ella Purnell) which will make it’s premiere at SXSW 2014.