Director and Editor – Laura Thies
A native of Germany, Laura made her feature film debut with Surviving Family and will direct the upcoming Wald der Worte (Woods of Words) in autumn 2013. She received a BFA in Musical Theater, MA in Media Studies, and an MA in International Affairs from the New School

Producer and Writer – Mara Lesemann
Mara wrote and produced the off-off-Broadway plays A Temporary Cat and The Fertility Factor. She served as a producer of the 2012 NYC Fringe Festival play Right on Target, and is both a script consultant and a producer for the upcoming feature film Available. Mara received a BA in Media Studies and Film, with a concentration in Screenwriting, from the New School.

Executive Producer – Carlo Fiorletta
Carlo stars in the upcoming feature film Available, and was recently featured in Motion Picture Martyr, The Street Performer, and I Said Light. He served as Casting Director for the 2012 New York Fringe Festival play Right on Target.

Director of Photography – Tim Naylor
Tim’s recent credits include the features Beside Still Waters and West End, as well as the TV series Team Toon. He received his MFA in Film from New York University.

Casting Director – Caroline Sinclair
A former philosphy major from London, England, Caroline is a casting director for films, theatre, commercials, and music videos. Her recent films include The Suspect, Broadway’s Finest, and One Fall.

Line Producer – Vanessa Bergonzoli
Vanessa has worked in production on a wide range of communications-related project in radio, journalism, theater, and film. Recent credits include the documentaries Whole New Person and Mondays at Racine. She received a BA in Writing, Theater Arts, and Film from Emerson College and an MA in Media Studies from the New School.

Unit Production Manager – Daniela Merino

Script Supervisor – Amina Ouchater

AD Department
1st Assistant Director – Anthony J. Cox
2nd Assistant Director – Stephen Bondor
Key Production PA – Cristina Noelle
Key PA – Margaux Hallenstein
Key Set PA – Arthur Tabuteau
1st Team PA – Jeremy Sam
1st Team PA – Natalie Mandic
PA – Mithun Bhat
PA – Brian Borkowski
PA – Rebecca Davis
PA – Jesse Magnussen
PA – Leire Pez
PA – Carmen Simon Rubio
PA – Stewart Sudekum
PA – Vaughn Washington
Transportation Coordinator/PA – Joseph Cunningham

1st Assistant Camera – Glen Chin
2nd Assistant Camera – Chloe Walker
DIT – Rudy Ehlinger
Still Photographer – Zac Clark
Still Photographer – Daniela Merino

Sound Designer & Mixer – John Plenge
Sound Mixer – Rob Albrecht
Sound Mixer – Dan Bricker
Sound Mixer – Keith Kurtis
Sound Mixer – Brennan McVicar
Sound Mixer – Keith Nolan
Sound Mixer – Bimo Santoso
Sound Mixer – Bret Scheinfeld
Boom Operator – Cory Dillon

Gaffer – Salvatore Interlandi
Best Boy Electric – Trevor Fields

Key Grip – Brian Maclean
Best Boy Grip – John-Paul Rankin
Best Boy Grip – Michael Sterlacci
Grip Truck Driver – Julian Wellbury
PA Grip – Keagan Fuller
PA Grip – Andreas Ondonchue
PA Grip – Jun Oshima
PA Grip – Albert Phaneus
PA Grip – Tal Shaimir
PA Grip – Ananda Stazzini
PA Grip – Taylor Viera

Production Designer : Brian L. Tubbs
Set Decorator : Kate Bradburd
On Set Dresser : Nic Luna
Set Dresser : Iván F. González Montoya
Art PA : Wesley Saavedra
Artwork – Joan Lesemann

Costume Designer – Cortney Hillman
Costume PA – Chloe Krumel
2nd Costume PA – Ingrid Jorgenson

Department Head – Christine Hooghuis
Key Makeup/Hair – Jason Picus

Production Office
Production Coordinator – Jeremy Kaplan
Assistant to the Line Producer – Jeremy Kaplan

Production Accounting Assistant – Jaime Merry

Casting Director – Caroline Sinclair
Casting Associate – Carlo Fiorletta

Locations Manager – Leanda Taitt
Locations Assistant – Stewart Sudekum
Locations Assistant – Caryl Pierre

Post Production
Editor – Laura Thies

Publicist – Sarah McGinnis

Cube Truck Driver – Pete Holevas

Caterer – Ursula Thies
Catering Assistant – Johanna Arbes
Catering Assistant – Laura Rios