Filmmakers Year 6

Katie Mustard (Custody)

Named by Variety as one of their 2014 “10 Producers to Watch,” USC Film School Grad Katie Mustard has exploded onto the movie industry scene, producing 17 projects in just the last 3 years alone. Katie’s priority is story and story first, producing films across all genres, from dramas like Exposed (Keanu Reeves), Shelter (Jennifer […]


AJ Schnack and David Wilson (We Always Lie To Strangers)

AJ Schnack AJ Schnack is a nonfiction filmmaker. His directing work includes Speaking is Difficult (2016), Caucus (2013), We Always Lie To Strangers (with David Wilson, 2013), Convention (2009), Kurt Cobain: About A Son (2006) and Gigantic (A Tale of Two Johns) (2002). He has created episodic series on American electoral politics for Vanity Fair […]


Kahane Cooperman and Raphaela Neihausen (Joe’s Violin)

Kahane Cooperman Kahane Cooperman is a documentary filmmaker and television producer. She directed and produced the 2017 Academy Award-nominated short documentary “Joe’s Violin”. Currently, she is the Executive Producer/Showrunner of the Untitled Holcomb Project, a non-fiction series for SundanceTV. Prior, she was the Executive Producer and Showrunner of The New Yorker Presents, a series for […]