Joel Schlemowitz
  (CINEMATOGRAPHER) is a New York based film and video artist with over 45 short experimental films to his credit. Currently he is completing a feature length adaptation of Sacher-Mosach's Venus in Furs, and writing a book on experimental film production. He teaches film production at the New School For Social Research and will be featured in an upcoming screening at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.
John Budde
  (LIGHTING DESIGNER) is an award winning lighting designer who works in film and television. He is currently the principal lighting designer of the Gayle King Show on network television. He teaches cinematography and lighting at the New School for Social Research.
   
  Kamran Ince
  (COMPOSER) is rapidly emerging as one of today's most exciting and original composers. Ince's compositions have received performances from prominent European and American orchestras including the Chicago Symphony, Minnesota Orchestra, St. Louis Symphony, the Lithuania National Philharmonic and the Istanbul Symphony. He has received the Prix de Rome, a Guggenheim Fellowship and the Lili Boulanger Prize and has been commissioned by the Minnesota Orchestra, Meet-the-Composer; ASCAP, Reader's Digest, Pew Charitable Trust; Ford Foundation, Koussevitzky Foundation and other organizations. Ince's recent symphonies have been released on the CD Remembering Lycia, on the ARGO / DECCA label. He is a faculty member at the University of Memphis.
   
  Ian Marks
  (POP COMPOSER) is a composer and recording engineer who teaches at the University of Memphis. He recently produced the music for an award winning short film by a member of the Film Production faculty in Memphis.
   
  Joshua Landis
  (SOUND EDITOR) has edited sound for numerous features and shorts, including Ken Burns' THE WEST, COSI, FAMILY REMAINS, RIVER OF GRASS and THE SEARCH FOR ONE EYED JIMMY.
Gunther Thallinger
  (1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR) will be directing his debut feature in 1998. A native Austrian, Thallinger recently relocated from NYC to Los Angeles.
Nancy Cohen and Andy Lee
  (PRODUCTION MANAGERS) are working on a documentary about the millennium. Their previous film, MY DINNER WITH ABBEY HOFFMAN, was screened on PBS last year.
Marcelo Pontes
  (ASSISTANT LIGHTING DESIGNER / CAMERA) is a filmmaker and photographer who recently completed BODY CITY, a short film. His photographs have been exhibited in NYC and Brazil.
Mike Decker
  (LOCATION SOUND) mixes sound for feature films in NYC.
   
  Billy Gregoriadis
  (LOCATION SOUND) is a filmmaker and sound mixer in NYC.
   
  Deepa George
  (ASSOCIATE PRODUCER) divides her time between the financial world and film/theater. She received an MBA from Columbia University.
Dan Rosen
  (ASSOCIATE PRODUCER) is a writer and epidemiologist who is currently completing his Ph.D.
Steve Morris
 

(CREATIVE TEAM, GRAPHICS/ WEB DESIGNER, CREW) is a NYC fine artist / graphic designer and former art director of the Silicon Alley Reporter. His commercial work includes web design, book illustration and currently the creation of two graphic novels.

Jeff Miles
  (CREATIVE TEAM, GENERAL CREW) is an architect in NYC who recently won an International Competition in Korea for Gruzen Samton Architects. Miles has crewed and acted in all of Schwartzman's previous films.
Sherry Shieh
  (ASSISTANT PRODUCER, PRODUCTION COOR., SCRIPT SUPERVISOR) recently graduated from Barnard College and works for an architect in NYC.
Janette Kim
  (ASSISTANT PRODUCER, ART DIRECTOR, COSTUME DESIGNER) recently graduated from Columbia University and will begin a Masters program in architecture in 1998.
Greg Alkalay
  (PRE-PRODUCTION COORDINATOR) recently graduated from Princeton University.

 

Photos: Jeff Miles