Top up-and-coming filmmakersby mandy-eyerhart | created - 05 Aug 2011 | updated - 06 Aug 2011 | Public
a few filmmakers who have been getting recognition, albeit not the amount of recognition that they deserve.
Director | Twin Falls Idaho
Michael Polish was born on October 30, 1970 in El Centro, California, USA. He is a director and writer, known for Twin Falls Idaho (1999), Northfork (2003) and Jackpot (2001). He has been married to Kate Bosworth since August 31, 2013. He was previously married to Jo Strettell.
Editor | The Recipient
Javier Bermudez was born and raised in Puerto Rico from a Dominican Mother and Puerto Rican Father, and at the early age of 4 was already telling his friends he was going to create "magic of the movies" one day. All because he saw the original Star Wars at that early age. After making home movies ...
5. Ryan Pickett
Actor | Look
Ryan Pickett was raised in Howard County, Maryland and he spent five years attending school in Germany. He began working in the entertainment industry in college with entry level jobs at Henninger Media and the Washington Redskins. He earned his B.A. in English Language and Literature with a minor ...
6. Russ Russo
Actor | An Act of War
Russell Arthur Benson Jr. was born to Cynthia Lattof and Russell Benson. Russell Benson Sr. was a union plumber who had come back from Vietnam. Cynthia Lattof was a student at Gloucester State College. They divorced in 1979. Cynthia had moved Russell and his infant brother out to Sacramento, ...
9. Sergio Myers
Producer | Frock My World
Sergio Myers is an award winning documentary filmmaker, reality television show creator/showrunner and former hiphop artist.
Myers has recently completed feature film 'The Zombinator', feature documentary 'Invisible Scars' and most recently apart of the highly successful reality TV series Car Vs ...
17. Joseph Villapaz
Sound_department | Soul Bound
As a child, Joseph Villapaz was surrounded by various forms of art. His father was a successful medical illustrationist for the State of New York. His mother wasn't an artist, but was a Registered Nurse for the City of New York. After seeing his father's impressive portfolio, Joseph was inspired to...
19. Alex Willemin
Director | The Good One
Alex Willemin is an independent filmmaker with a specialization in writing and directing micro-budget films. He earned his MFA in motion picture production from the University of Miami and, while in graduate school, worked at the Lynn and Louis Wolfson II Film Archive where he organized and created...