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ExperienceThe Kindergarten Shuffle Writer/Director
Manhattan parents struggle to find the best school for their four year olds.
Surprisingly comic and moving. High definition 105 minutes. 2010
The Merchant of Venice Director/Camera/Editor
Adaptation of Shakespeare’s play as directed at the Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club. Distributed by Films for the Humanities and Sciences High Definition 132 minutes 2009
The Summoning of Everyman Director/Editor
Adaptation of the medieval morality play. Premiere at International Medieval Congress, University of Leeds. Distributed by Films for the Humanities and Sciences High Definition 50 Min 2007
Two Thousand Miles to Maine Director/Camera/Editor
Portraits of hikers attempting the 2175 mile trek from Georgia to Maine. Distributed by the Appalachian Trail Conservancy and available at LL Bean and from Amazon. DV 85 min. 2004
Lulu had a Dream Director/Camera/Editor
From The Marmoset for eight musicians and three actors. Stage and video installation. Collaboration with writer-composer Dag Gabrielsen Digital Video 10 min 2002
The Adulterer Writer/Director
The adventures of a man trying to have an affair. Starring Tony award winner Alice Ripley and Chris Diamantopoulos (24, The Starter Wife) Best of Fest Sarasota Film Fest 35mm 85 min 2001
The Lost Children of Coney Island Director/Camera/Editor
Lyrical documentary about children separated from their parents. With composer Terry Winter Owens. American Composers Grant, Greenwall Foundation. 25 minutes. 1999
Men Under Water Writer/Director
Adapted from Ralph Lombreglia’s story which appeared in The Best American Short Stories. With Quentin Crisp; animated sequences by Bill Plympton. 30 min. Video. 1997
The Clearing Writer/Director
A man lost in a blizzard. Award Winner NY Expo of Short Film and Video, Berkeley Video Festival. Grant from NEA and NH State Council on the Arts. 12 minutes. 35mm 1995

Stills have appeared in The Arden Early Drama Everyman, DV Magazine, Seventeen, Publishers Weekly, The New York Times, Playbill, The Daily News, Macleans, and Avid’s Film and Video Newsletter.
EducationNew York University, Tisch School of the Arts M.F.A. 1993
Master of Fine Arts in Filmmaking
Award-winning thesis film, Dogs with Wrinkled Faces
 Out About Age, NYU First Run, and Northampton Film Festivals
 Tisch Screenwriting prize
 United Merchant's and Polaris Arts post-production awards
University Of Pennsylvania, College of Arts and Sciences B.A. 1987
Bachelor of Arts in Cinema Studies
 Honors thesis: comparative analysis of Ran and King Lear.
 Founded Penn Filmmakers Cooperative

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