Eren Gulfidan - Writer/Director/Producer/Editor
Eren Gulfidan is an Istanbul-born, New York-based filmmaker (just like Elia Kazan!) This January, her short film 'Daydreaming' had its European premiere in Paris at We Love Paris Film Festival. In addition to her personal film and video work, Eren has made music videos for artists such as Hee Young and Little Anchor and created short documentaries for organizations like Cherry Lane Theatre, Women Deliver, and World Education Services. Her branded content work appeared on major TV networks like NBC, CBS, and National Geographic Channel. Eren has recently shot a spec commercial for Skittles, featuring Troma Entertainment's Lloyd Kaufman. The ad was featured on esteemed industry blogs like Adland and Motion Arts Pro. Eren is a NYSCA (New York State Council on the Arts) film production grant winner (2018), a Screenwriters Colony finalist (2015), and a former guest lecturer at New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies. Eren has worked as a prop artist and sound designer on all her previous films.
Holly Meehl - Producer
Holly began her film career in publicity at Sony Pictures Classics in 2011 and since then has transition to film development and producing. In 2014, Holly began working as an associate producer at Salty Features under director/producer Yael Melamede and is a Co-Producer on Melamede's documentary feature (Dis)Honesty: The Truth About Lies, which premiered at Full Frame and Hot Docs Film Festivals in 2015. In the same year, Holly launched her own production company, Lunamax Films, and is currently producing a feature documentary, For the Birds, which was selected for the IFP Documentary Lab in 2016 as well as a fiction feature titled In Reality which was selected for the IFP Screen Forward Lab in the same year; both films are slated for release in 2018.
Henrik A. Meyer - Director of Photography
Henrik moved from Denmark to the US in 1996, where he worked at Panavision LA and completed further cinematography courses. In 2010, he graduated from film school in New York City and received a diploma in Cinematography. Henrik has collaborated with some of the most talented, award-winning cinematographers and directors in Denmark. In over 15 years as a 1st AC, he has worked on three International Emmy® Award-winning series, including UNIT 1 and FORSVAR with acclaimed director Niels Arden Oplev (director of THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO, Swedish version). Henrik's career as freelance cinematographer has encompassed narrative features, shorts, documentaries, music videos and commercials. MEDICINE MEN won 4 awards of excellence, was an official selection for the Short Film Corner 2012 at Festival de Cannes, and has played in festivals around the world. Henrik is also an accomplished still photographer, and has traveled around the globe to 36 countries and has won awards for his travel photography.
Lillian Isabella - Associate Producer
Lillian is a New Yorker born and raised. She graduated from NYU, Tisch with a BFA in Theatre and is currently an actor and writer based in NYC. She just published her first documentary theatre piece That’s How Angels Arranged in December 2017. Lillian also produced and directed her first short film WORKING IT OUT last year. More on those adventures here: www.lillianisabella.com