The Filmmakers

Mav Block (Writer/Director) is a senior Film & Television major at NYU concentrating in writing and directing. Along with writing and directing a multitude of projects while at NYU, Mav has also produced multiple short films and written multiple feature screenplays. He has trained at The Neighborhood Playhouse School of Theatre, and previously worked at Lost Highway Films for directors Sasha Levinson and Todd Bellanca.

Cale Nichols (Director of Photography) is a Los Angeles-based freelance cinematographer, who until recently was based in New York. He has spent the last several years studying his craft at New York University’s prestigious Tisch School of the Arts.  Cale has directed photography and assisted on a variety of award-winning feature length and short films, documentaries, commercials and music videos.

Terra McNerthney (Production Designer) grew up surrounded by performance.  A graduate of NYU-Tisch’s Film and Television program, she currently works as a freelance production designer and assistant director. Her design credits range from sexual horror to teen comedy to decaying alternate universe, tied together by a love of realism and an exacting eye for detail.

Devin Tusa (Producer) is a Film & Television major at NYU specializing in producing. He has so far produced fifteen different projects during his time at NYU, varying from independent films to senior productions. He has worked as an International and Domestic Marketing Assistant at Magnolia Pictures, and is a Board Member of the Stern-Tisch Entertainment Business Association.

Cat Hobbs (Producer) currently works in literary development at a major film studio based in New York, where she has worked in various capacities for over three years. She is a graduate of the film program at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. She previously worked as the producer on Mav Block’s last short film, TURNCOAT.

Peter Zachwieja (Co-Editor) is currently in his second year at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, earning a degree in Film and Television Production. A director, assistant director, and editor, he can always be found working on his own films, those of others, or on freelance, commercial jobs.