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Writer

Feature Screenplays: Lust Life (Love), Winnow, Karma Cruise
Short Screenplays: For Better and Worse (2013), La Vie en Gris (2012), Peasants (2009), Julie and the Clown (2007), Twenty Minutes of Immortality (2002)

Director

Lust Life Love (2019 - Feature), Sonnet 99 (2015), La Vie en Gris (2012 - La Femis), Free Birds (2009 - Columbia), Julie and the Clown (2007)

Producer

Lust Life Love (2019),Ornament of Beauty (2017), Lust Life web series (YouTube), Obedience Training (2014 - dir. Ben Feuer), For Better and Worse (2013 - dir. Ben Feuer), Walking the Dog (2009 - dir. Luigi Campi, Columbia), Julie and the Clown (2007), Twenty Minutes of Immortality (2002)

Actor

Lust Life Love, Ornament of Beauty, Lust Life web series, For Better and Worse, Obedience Training, La Vie en Gris, Julie and the Clown, Twenty Minutes of Immortality

Festivals | Awards | Distribution (select credits)

Ornament of Beauty
• Cinekink (NY)
• Hamilton Film Festival
• Under 5Min Film and Writing Festival
• Orlando Film Festival
• Milwaukee Short Film Festival

Sonnet 99
• Shakespeare Shorts
• Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival

For Better and Worse
• Amsterdam Film Festival – Van Gogh Award (Best Romance)
• Big Apple Film Festival
• Coney Island Film Festival

• New Filmmakers

La Vie en Gris
• Columbia University Film Festival (Walter Reade Theater, Lincoln Center)
• New Hope Film Festival

Lust Life Love
• BlueCat Screenplay Competition 2012—Quarter-Finalist
• Austin Screenplay Competition 2011—Second Rounder

Free Birds
• Silver Palm Award—Mexico International Film Festival
• Costa Rica International Film Festival — Best Director

• Atlanta Shortsfest

Walking the Dog
• Cinekink Film Festival—Best Narrative Short

Peasants
• Frameline San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival
• Outfest
• Chicago Reel Shorts Festival

Julie and the Clown
• Indie Short Film Competition 2007 — Best in Drama
• Iron Mule Short Comedy Film Series 2008 —Audience Award
• Cannes Short Film Corner, Newport Beach Film Festival, DC Shorts Film Festival, Woods Hole Film Festival, Philadelphia Independent Film Festival, Cinekink
• Distribution: Mini-Movie Channel

Twenty Minutes of Immortality
• Cinewomen, New Filmmakers – New York
• Distribution: IFC, 2003-2006

Education

Columbia University: M.F.A. Film, Screenwriting concentration, 2013
La Femis, Paris: Film Directing, Spring / Summer 2012
Gettysburg College: B.A. English and French, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa
Oxford University, St. Catherine’s College (English Literature)
Institute for American Universities, Avignon, France (French Studies)