DIRECTOR AND CINEMATOGRAPHER
Steven Schloss is a Boston-born and raised director and cinematographer with a passion for visual storytelling. He strives to create unique languages for each cinematic piece, with a particular attraction to surrealism and violence that lends itself to a unique genre of horror. When he isn't making films, he's hanging out with his bulldog, Bruce.
Matthew Beltz is an accomplished producer and location manager based in Rhode Island. He has worked on numerous feature films and has also taken on his own projects as a director. He frequently teams up with Director Steven Schloss to create compelling and thought-provoking films that push the boundaries of what can be achieved on a tight budget. When Matt isn't making films, he's in the park reading a book.
EDITOR AND COLORIST
Jack Ieronimo is an up-and-coming colorist and editor based in Rhode Island. With a keen eye for color and detail, he has quickly become known for his exceptional skills in color balancing and attraction. Despite the saturated market, Jack's work stands out for its high quality and attention to detail. When Jack isn't making films, he's listening to death metal lighting t-shirts on fire....not kidding.
PRODUCTION DESIGNER AND PRACTICAL VFX COORDINATOR
Chris Carter is a highly skilled production designer and practical VFX coordinator with a background in commercial producing. He has a talent for running tight deadlines and stretching resources beyond what most people think is possible. He is creative and handy with a hammer, and his inventions are often referred to as the "Chris Carter Special." When Chris isn't making films, he's in his garage welding a special together.
Justin Wright is an accomplished line producer who rose to the challenge of meeting the ambitious demands of "Writer's Block" and assisting multiple departments. Known for his strength, he's the go-to guy when something heavy needs lifting on set.
SPECIAL FX MUA
Jordan Pacheco is a seasoned special effects makeup artist with over a decade of experience in the film industry. His talents range from directing, production design, prop master and on this one special FXMUA. Jordan played a pivotal role in the ambitious FX and makeup of the film "Writer's Block" and is renowned in Boston for his expertise in creating blood and horror effects.
Sam Matteson is a self taught scriptwriter and essayist from Boston Massachusetts. His work often poses difficult questions about the human condition through a blend of abstract absurdism and political realism. His two passions, philosophy and mechanical engineering, are melded together in metaphor so that they may secure their place in the modern zeitgeist.
COMPOSER AND SOUND DESIGN
Ben LeBeau is a highly skilled composer and sound designer who created unique and pivotal sounds for the film "Writer's Block". Ben's three-month development of the score showcases his exceptional talent and adds to the overall immersive experience of the film.