About the Director

 

Jennifer Gelfer is a NY based Director, Producer, and Actor. Always in search of perfecting her Art, she began her studies in NY at the AADA, moving on to LAMDA in London, and finally landing in LA to work with Milton Katselas, of The Beverly Hills Playhouse.

She has taught and coached some of the worlds brightest stars. Jennifer has worked in every aspect of the business. Beginning as an actor, then moving into Directing and Producing.

Her first foray into directing film began with the Webseries, In Between Men. It was both critically acclaimed and watched by millions of viewers.

After having Executive Produced, Showing Roots starring, Uzo Aduba, Elizabeth McGovern and the great Cicely Tyson she stepped into the role of lead producer on several feature films, Blind, starring Alec Baldwin and Demi Moore and Private Life of a Modern Woman starring Sienna Miller, wherein she earned the honor of the coveted P.G.A title.

Jennifer Gelfer, Director

Jennifer Gelfer, Director

 

About the Writer

 

James Patrick Nelson starred in several workshops of his play The Second Sun before adapting it for the screen. He wrote/stars in the award-winning feature film “Adam,” and he stars in the upcoming feature “Being” with Lance Henriksen and Robert Burke, and the comedy feature “Love in Kilnerry,” which premiered at the SoHo Film Festival. He has appeared in numerous Off-Broadway plays, including The Three Sisters  with Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard, A Midsummer Night’s Dream with Bebe Neuwirth and Christina Ricci, and Ivanov with Ethan Hawke and Joely Richardson, among many others. He starred in Bedlam Theatre’s sold-out production of Pygmalion, and he won a Helen Hayes Award for Bedlam’s smash-hit production of Sense and Sensibility at the Folger Theatre and the American Repertory Theater. He most recently starred in the world premiere of Terrence McNally’s new play Immortal Longings. He is currently writing and developing four feature films and two television pilots. Visit www.james-patrick-nelson.com, and follow @jamespatricknelson

James Patrick Nelson, Writer

James Patrick Nelson, Writer

 

About the Executive Producer

 

Martin Tuchman is an entrepreneur, inventor and philanthropist. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Tuchman Group, a firm with holdings in real estate, banking and international shipping, Martin is a trail blazer in both the shipping and banking industries. Now he has partnered with Writer/Producer/Actor John Buffalo Mailer to launch their new media company because of what he felt was a lack of entertainment in the current culture that has the power to spark intergenerational conversations.

Martin is an active supporter of research to cure Parkinson’s Disease, is on the Boards of the American Cancer Society, the Trenton Area Soup Kitchen, and a member of the United Nations Business Council.

Martin Tuchman, Executive Producer

Martin Tuchman, Executive Producer