Advisory Board

Photo Credit: Peter Blandori
Shari Springer Berman – Co-director and co-writer of “American Splendor” and director of “The Young and the Dead”.
Scott Cohen – Actor in theater, film, and television.
Bob Eisenhardt – Film editor, director, producer, and a three-time Emmy Award winner and Oscar nominee.
Frank Frattaroli –  Head of Frattaroli Management
Bob Giraldi – Producer and director of more than 2500 television commercial campaigns, music videos and films including Dinner Rush and Hiding Out.
Patti Greaney – Commercial film and new media producer for Giraldi Media.
Judy Grunberg – Former Artistic Director of the original Columbia County Council on the Arts, and Performance Space PS 21.
Courtney Hunt – Filmmaker, Oscar Nominated Director and Writer of “Frozen River”
Amanda Mackey Johnson – Co-founder of ScreenBridge, LLC and a partner in Mackey/Sandrich Casting.
Regge Life – Independent film and television producer.
Branda Miller – Media artist and Professor in the Arts Department at the iEAR Studios of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Frank and Caroline Ahlfors Mouris – Academy Award-winning independent filmmakers.
Robert Pulcini – Co-director, co-writer, and editor of American Splendor and director of The Young and the Dead.
Bud Rosenthal – Marketing consultant, Chair of Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science’s NY Events Committee
James Schamus – CEO of Focus Features, producer, and screenwriter.
Deborah Shaffer – Documentary filmmaker.
George Sheanshang – Entertainment attorney
Brian Swordstrom
Anastasia Traina – Playwright and screenplay writer.