Alex Lubin: Writer/Director
Alex Lubin is a young filmmaker originally from the Washington, D.C. area. He started taking filmmaking classes at age 10 and graduated from Columbia College Chicago with a film degree. He currently lives in Los Angeles where he writes and directs in his free time and makes a living as a P.A. Outside of film, Alex also loves comics, history, politics and traveling.
Andrew Bramson: Producer
Andrew Bramson is a Film Producer originally from the Washington DC area. While at Columbia College Chicago he specialized in the development and producing for cinema and television. He is currently working in Chicago/LA on both short and long-form content.
Hope Littwin: Composer
Hope is a New York based singer, composer and producer. She recently graduated from Columbia College Chicago's Music Composition for the Screen Graduate program and is currently continuing graduate studies at NYU in composition. She recently released her second full-length studio album, Wild Beast, and continues to compose for Dance, Film and Theater.
Adam Katzner: Director of Photography
Adam is originally from Los Angeles, California and will be graduating from Columbia College Chicago this coming May. He has been studying lighting in film since his freshman year and has worked in different roles on multiple sets.
Drea Shillingburg: Production Designer
Drea is originally from Madison, Wisconsin and will graduate from Columbia College Chicago this coming May. She has studied film, with a particular emphasis on production design, since she started college. Drea has worked on numerous films in the art department, most prominently as production designer.
Isaiah Silvia-Chandley: Choreographer
Originally from New Hampshire, Isaiah is a musical theater major at Columbia College Chicago. He has been a part of numerous productions as both a choreographer and a performer. Last fall, he choreographed a production of Bloody, Bloody Andrew Jackson and was recently cast as Mushnik in his college’s main-stage production of Little Shop of Horrors.
Charlie Lenny: Assistant Director
Charlie Lenny is a graduating student from Columbia College Chicago. He is best known for directing his short films From Nebraska and Charcoal. He also has done work as a makeup artist and production designer. He is currently working on post-production for his newest short film, Acrylic.
Maddy Graefen: Line Producer
Maddy is from Dwight, IL and attends Columbia College Chicago. She is majoring in film, with a concentration in producing. Maddy has worked on multiple short films in the past, including two documentaries, and a narrative that she also wrote the screenplay for.
Catherine Cutaia: Co-Casting Director
Catherine currently goes to school in her hometown at Columbia College Chicago. She has cast other short films including Wallbangers, a silent comedy, Love, Love, Love, a science-fiction thriller, and Alphasense, a post-Apocalyptic drama.
Ashlin Peters: Co-Casting Director
Ashlin is from Bradley, Illinois and currently attends Columbia College Chicago. She has cast multiple films, including Parker's Dad and Wallbangers. She is currently an intern at Gray Talent Group at their Chicago office. Ashlin will be traveling to Los Angeles this fall to study with Columbia as part of their semester in LA program.
Eric Reier: Editor
Eric recently graduated as a post-production major from Columbia College Chicago. He has experience cutting both short films and documentaries, mainly centered around political and feminist themes. His favorite musical is West Side Story and he’s excited to help bring an original film in the genre to the silver screen.