JOSHUA ZEV NATHAN

Writer/Director/Producer 

Joshua Zev Nathan was born in Oakland, California and raised on a farm near the village of Moundridge, Kansas.  After graduating from the University of Kansas  in 2011, Joshua moved to Los Angeles to work on Paul Thomas Anderson’s film "The Master," and has since worked on a number of features, including Steven Spielberg’s "Lincoln," and Anderson’s "Inherent Vice." His short film "Another Easygoing Brother in the Meadow Wind" earned Joshua a spot in Werner Herzog's 2014 Rogue Film School. You can also purchase "Another Easygoing Brother in the Meadow Wind," on iTunes, Amazon, YouTube, and Google

He is currently in post-production for his directorial debut, "The Dreams of Rene Sendam," and is seeking funding for his next project (co-written with Jared Hawkley) about a family living in Depression-era Oklahoma. Joshua is in post-production with a documentary that follows him and a companion as they travel on foot across Kansas. He also produced a short documentary, "The Story of Doctor Ziyad M. Hijazi," about a pioneering pediatric heart doctor that filmed in Jordan and Qatar in summer 2015, and is available on YouTube. You can see more of his work at www.joshuazevnathan.com.

 

 

 

CORTNEY LYNN KAMMERER

Producer

Cortney Lynn Kammerer is a producer raised in “The (San Fernando) Valley” and currently resides near the beach in Los Angeles. In 2011, Cortney graduated from the University of California, Santa Cruz, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Business Management Economics. 

Cortney moved from Santa Cruz back to Los Angeles after being hired to intern on the set of Paul Thomas Anderson's film “The Master” (2012). After filming ended, the film’s Producer, JoAnne Sellar, offered Cortney a position as her personal assistant. Cortney continued to work on “The Master” through post-production, marketing, domestic and international distribution. When “The Master” wrapped Cortney stayed on as Ms. Sellar’s assistant and immediately began working in pre-production for Anderson’s next film “Inherent Vice” (2014). Cortney worked the entirety of the production as Ms. Sellar’s assistant, and was later promoted to the position of Post-Production Coordinator for the duration of post-production, marketing, and distribution of the film. Cortney produced Nathan's short film, “Another Easygoing Brother in the Meadow Wind” (2014),  Cortney also produced the web-series “Talents” (2015) an official selection at Austin Film Festival. In 2015, Cortney started her company Buffalo Milk Productions and continues to work on independent film productions. Currently, Cortney is Unit Production Manager and Post Production Supervisor  on a documentary directed and produced by Djimon Hounsou's production company Fanaticus Entertainment. Cortney is currently in post-production as Producer for "The Dreams Of Rene Sendam".