a united front against the weight of habit and expectation.
As a team, we are a truly diverse group, united by our fascination with the band Radiohead, and further unified by our interest in photography, journalism, and documentary filmmaking.
Laura Sylvester, Executive Producer
Laura has over twenty years of experience as a writer, editor and event planner. She has written magazine and newspaper articles, video scripts, promotional materials, and fiction. From 1994 Ð 2003 she owned The Write Word, a marketing and advertising firm. In addition, she has organized concerts (including The Clash, The Pretenders, and the Tubes), arts festivals, film series, conferences and more. She has also worked as a television producer, disk jockey, and record store manager.
Brittany Lappenbusch, Writer-producer
Brittany is a graduate of New York University, where she completed a double major in film/television production and journalism. She has produced and directed several documentary shorts, winning awards for Best Videographer and Outstanding Achievement in Video Production at the NYU Video Festival. Since moving to Seattle, Brittany has worked at the 911 Media Arts Center, done freelance video editing, and worked as a camera operator in the Televised Instruction in Engineering department at the University of Washington. Brittany is the mother of four lovely children.
Sarah DeWitt, Writer-producer, camera operator
Sarah is a documentary filmmaker finishing her Masters in Fine Arts at Montana State University. She has produced and directed a number of science and wildlife documentaries for radio and television including Montana PBS' Andres Taxidermy, winner of Best Student Documentary at the 2002 Yellowstone Film Festival. She has recently acted as a music consultant for an independent feature film, assistant director for a music video, and a freelance music columnist. She is a committee member for Women in Film and Video D.C., and is currently working in Maryland as a television producer for NASA.
Natalia Kutsepova, Still photographer, graphic designer, writer.
Natalia is a photographer, graphic designer and antiquarian bookseller. She came to America from Russia 4 years ago after finishing her Masters in Social Psychology and Marketing at the Academy of Government Service in Nizhny Novgorod and working as an election campaigns consultant.
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