Indie Street Partner Filmmakers are changing the game.
Rodrigo is the embodiement of Independent. Rod has sucessfully tackled every production and post-production role imaginable on his filmmaking and storytelling quest. "The Hermitt" is one of our first and most beloved partners.
SD Documentarian / Rabbit Hole Explorer
The master of Fringe Americana, Sean has a unique talent and passion to bring out the humanity in outcast or unexpected subjects, with a jarring side effect of challenging the mainstream to question their own values.Best New Documentary Director (Tribeca 2013), Emmy Nominated
RL Doc Activist / Drinker of Life
Born in Cambodia and armed with a law degree from UCLA, Kalyanee is our most compassionate director. Her care and authenticity are the most attractive quality of not only her film work, but also her contagious personality.Grand Jury Prize for World Cinema Documentary (Sundance, 2013)
ZM Cinematographer / Director / Time Traveler
Zak's work as a cinematographer in commercial, narrative and documentary is unmatched. His most recent documentary, Open Heart, was nominated for an Academy Award in 2013. Even with all of Zak's success, he still holds prid in his Indie approach and style. We cannot wait til his next directorial feature, a high concept scifi drama, becomes a reality.Excellence in Cinematography, Sundance 2010
SC Producer / Director / Believer / Connector
Sylvia is an Emmy Award Winning Director/Producer, and is the most experienced of our partner filmmakers. Her extensive work in television, film, and theater have landed her with connections and leadership skills that have already helped steer the Indie Street brand.Emmy Award Winner
OF Orange + Banana = Amazing Films
Over a decade ago, in a Georgia high school, ornana was born as a fake smoothie company (orange+banana=ornana). Danny Madden and his friends started making neighborhood films with the name, and the tradition kept going. At Emerson College the group added producers Jim Cummings and Benjamin Wiessner. Depending on the film ornana flips between hand drawn animation and live action films, always maintaining the neighborhood spirit. New stories told with new techniques, being worked on every day.SXSW Best Animated Short Film (2012)