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"Six Feet Under" Familia (2001)

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Six Feet Under: Season 1: Episode 4 -- After a gang member is killed, the Fishers find that his family's wishes for burial differ from those of his gang leader. Nate's girlfriend Brenda (Rachel Griffiths) makes an unfavorable impression during a family dinner.

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Director:
Writers:
Alan Ball (creator)
Laurence Andries (written by)
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Original Air Date:
24 June 2001 (Season 1, Episode 4)
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Plot:
When a gang member is shot, his family requests that he is buried, but the gang's leader wants it done a different way. Full summary » | Add synopsis »

Cast

 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Peter Krause ... Nate Fisher

Michael C. Hall ... David Fisher

Frances Conroy ... Ruth Fisher

Lauren Ambrose ... Claire Fisher

Freddy Rodríguez ... Federico 'Rico' Diaz

Mathew St. Patrick ... Keith Charles

Rachel Griffiths ... Brenda Chenowith

Jacob Vargas ... Manuel 'Paco' Bolin

Lombardo Boyar ... Powerful
Karmin Murcelo ... Paco's Mother

Gary Hershberger ... Matthew Gilardi (as Garrison Hershberger)

Dina Spybey-Waters ... Tracy Montrose Blair (as Dina Waters)

Candy Ann Brown ... Detective McBride (as Candy Brown-Houston)

Dean Norris ... Detective Shea
Armando Valdes-Kennedy ... Luis (as Armando Valdes)

Elizabeth Rodriguez ... Sylvie

Tony Perez ... Paco's Father

Mary-Pat Green ... Priest
Ken Abraham ... Bowling Buddy
Roger Velasco ... Young Man With Tattoos

James Leo Ryan ... A / C Repairman (as Jim Ryan)

Blaine Pate ... Redneck SUV Driver

Luis Robledo ... Rival

Episode Crew
Directed by
Lisa Cholodenko 
 
Writing credits
Alan Ball (creator)

Laurence Andries (written by)

Produced by
Laurence Andries .... producer
Alan Ball .... executive producer
Lori Jo Nemhauser .... producer
Alan Poul .... co-executive producer
 
Original Music by
Richard Marvin 
 
Cinematography by
Frederick Iannone (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Sue Blainey 
 
Art Direction by
Suzuki Ingerslev 
 
Costume Design by
Gail McMullen 
 
Makeup Department
Erwin H. Kupitz .... wig maker (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Paul Heet .... post-production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Anton Cropper .... second second assistant director
Craig Harris .... second second assistant director
 
Art Department
John J. Bradley .... set dresser
Amber Haley .... assistant set decorator (as Amber Elkins)
Bobby Thomas .... property master
Kurt Verbaarschott .... leadman
 
Sound Department
Alfonso Calvo .... dubbing mixer
George Flores .... boom operator
John R. Fors .... second boom operator
Mark C. Grech .... boom operator
Bob Newlan .... supervising sound editor
Zeke Richardson .... foley recordist
Jim Stuebe .... sound mixer
 
Special Effects by
Andrew Ambrose .... special effects makeup (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Edward Conna .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Ray Brown .... grip
Paul Caven .... lighting technician
Coby Garfield .... second assistant camera
Geoffrey Haley .... camera operator
Frederick Iannone .... camera operator
Lorna Leslie .... second assistant camera "a" camera: main unit
Richard Maxey .... dolly grip
David A. Santos .... dolly grip
Roger Sassen .... gaffer
Robert Stenger .... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Allan Telias .... assistant camera
 
Casting Department
Lou Saliba .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Linda Thayer .... set costumer
 
Music Department
Gary Calamar .... music supervisor
Frankii Elliott .... music consultant
Thomas Golubic .... music supervisor
 
Other crew
Bethany Andriuzzo .... second assistant accountant
Leslie Ann Bosson .... second assistant accountant
Dan Burns .... technical advisor
Heather Cappiello .... script supervisor
Jessica Drake .... dialect coach
Sue Jennings .... production coordinator
Joanna Lovinger .... script coordinator
Paul Matthaeus .... creative director: title sequence
Don McNeill .... main title
Mason Nicoll .... title designer: main titles
John Albrecht .... first assistant accountant (uncredited)
Ronald Arthur Baker .... caterer (uncredited)
 

Series Crew
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Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Alan Ball  creator

Produced by
Maurice Marable .... producer
 
Original Music by
Chris Seefried 
 
Set Decoration by
Alison Sideris 
Teresa Visinare 
 
Makeup Department
Jerry Constantine .... special makeup effects artist
Ken Culver .... special makeup effects artist
Greg Funk .... special makeup effects artist
Mike Measimer .... special makeup effects artist
Mike Smithson .... makeup artist
Dave Snyder .... special makeup effects artist
 
Art Department
Maike Both .... buyer
Dianne Chadwick .... graphic designer
Giuseppe Cristiano .... storyboard
Scott Hudziak .... graphic artist
Cindy Peters .... art department assistant
 
Sound Department
Dicken Berglund .... adr mixer
Adam Blantz .... boom operator
Chuck Buch .... sound mixer
Richard Coleman .... sound recordist
Mark DeSimone .... adr engineer
David Diamond .... boom operator
Chris Elam .... sound re-recording mixer
Charlie Essers .... sound re-recording mixer
Michael Florimbi .... sound mixer
Tommy Goodwin .... foley mixer
Marc Hayes .... adr recordist (multiple episodes)
Ian Morgan .... adr supervisor
Todd Niesen .... dialogue editor
Timothy Pearson .... foley artist
Kevin Roache .... sound recordist (season 3-)
Richard Taylor .... supervising sound editor
 
Special Effects by
Patricia Urias .... seaming department
 
Visual Effects by
Ed Chapman .... visual effects supervisor (multiple episodes)
Casey Conroy .... visual effects producer: Ring of Fire
Trey Freeman .... digital artist: Encore Visual Effects
John F. Gross .... visual effects supervisor: Eden FX
Eli Jarra .... digital compositor
Sean Mullen .... digital artist: Encore Visual Effects
John Myers .... visual effects executive producer: Ring of Fire
John Shirley .... digital compositor
Greg Tsadilas .... digital effects artist (multiple episodes)
Fred Pienkos .... digital compositor: EdenFX (uncredited)
Erick Schiele .... digital compositor (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Jeff Danoff .... stunts (multiple episodes)
Debbie Evans .... stunts
Malosi Leonard .... stunts
Larry Nicholas .... stunt double
Carl Paoli .... stunt double
Stephen W. Schriver .... stunt double (as Steve Schriver)
Joanna Shelmidine .... stunt double
Paul E. Short .... stunts
Boni Yanagisawa .... stunt double: Momo Yahima
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Bill Brao .... additional camera operator
Shane Buttle .... rigging electrician
Walter Byrnes .... rigging grip (seasons 1 and 2)
Sean Patrick Crowell .... rigging key grip
Lorenzo DeStefano .... still photographer
Paul Janossy .... first assistant camera
Frederick Lawrence .... grip
Marc Lyons .... assistant camera
Gary Molyneux .... additional rigging grip
Charles Papert .... Steadicam operator
Charles Papert .... camera operator: "a" camera
Christopher C. Pearson .... first assistant camera
Robert Stillman .... rigging grip (season 1)
 
Casting Department
Stephanie Laffin .... casting associate: New York
Wendy Rodriguez .... extras casting (as Wendy Waller)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sloane Morrison .... costumer (as Sloane Perry Thorne)
 
Editorial Department
Eric S. Anderson .... editor: main title sequence
Greg Faluszczak .... on-line editor
Tennille Vega .... post-production coordinator
 
Music Department
Jason Eldredge .... music coordinator
Mervyn Warren .... music arranger: songs
Mervyn Warren .... song producer
 
Transportation Department
Jack Carpenter .... driver: insert car
J. Armin Garza II .... driver: camera car
Buddy Hunter .... transportation location captain
Eric Solmonson .... driver
 
Other crew
Bonnie Belknap .... food stylist
Terry Dawson .... production assistant
Shaun Greenspan .... production assistant
Larissa Grudt .... production assistant
Ande Hecht-Endewardt .... post-production accountant: The Audit Trail
Christopher Johnston .... production assistant
Sommer Mathis .... production assistant (season 1)
Dauv McNeely .... computer and video playback technician
Heather Murphy .... production coordinator: Washington
Brad Robinson .... additional production assistant (season 2)
Leonardo Sciacci .... stand-in
Christopher Scull .... set production assistant
Rebecca Thornell .... clearance
Danny Yount .... title designer
Lynnanne Zager .... voices
 
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Additional Details

Runtime:
52 min | Argentina:60 min
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Did You Know?

Goofs:
Incorrectly regarded as goofs: The newspaper notice that Tracy Blair crosses off after leaving the funeral home lists Manuel Bolin's cause of death as "heart failure", but he was shot. The family may however have chosen to lie about Manuel's death to try to hide their shame of his gang membership.See more »
Quotes:
Claire:[of home] Better than a Turkish prison - most days.See more »
Movie Connections:
References "The Addams Family" (1964)See more »
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