founded by Jack Gattanella
Founder - Jack Gattanella
Jack currently resides in Little Ferry, NJ. He's worked as a film critic, a screenwriter for hire, and camera assistant on web-series and documentaries.
Jack is a graduate of film studies from William Paterson University in Wayne, NJ, and is currently seeking his MFA in Screenwriting at the Academy of Art. He is a writer, film critic, director, and editor. Along with shooting the first two episodes of "Raptor Hunter", Jack has been DP on "The Dark Knight Tribute", a Batman-inspired documentary on the titular character produced, directed and starring Zack Abramowitz, on Carlos del Rosario's "Losers" pilot, and collaborated with Zack on "Lines of Glory", a mockumentary on the madness of independent filmmaking. Currently Jack is in post-production on his feature film drama, "Green Eyes" and Audrey Lorea's feature sci-fi film, 'Heaven is Now.'
He is also currently a contributing writer for Film Forward, and some of his other reviews can be found on his blog - cinetarium.blogspot.com.
Jack is a vociferous fan of films and will watch anything interesting, foreign and domestic. He survives by his wife, a political science professor.
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