Chees Shop Crew

  Sammy Zeisel    Writer/Director   Sammy Zeisel is a Chicago-based director, writer, and actor. He graduated from Northwestern University with a degree in Theatre, and since then, has worked in varying capacities at Actors Theatre of Louisville, Lookingglass Theatre, Woolly Mammoth Theatre, The House Theatre, The Actors Gymnasium, Sideshow Theatre, The Gift Theatre, and Redtwist Theatre. He recently completed a nine-month directing apprenticeship at Actors Theatre of Louisville where he directed/developed over a dozen new plays and worked on the Humana Festival of New American Plays. This is his first film.    https://sammyzeisel.wixsite.com/zeisel        

Sammy Zeisel

Writer/Director

Sammy Zeisel is a Chicago-based director, writer, and actor. He graduated from Northwestern University with a degree in Theatre, and since then, has worked in varying capacities at Actors Theatre of Louisville, Lookingglass Theatre, Woolly Mammoth Theatre, The House Theatre, The Actors Gymnasium, Sideshow Theatre, The Gift Theatre, and Redtwist Theatre. He recently completed a nine-month directing apprenticeship at Actors Theatre of Louisville where he directed/developed over a dozen new plays and worked on the Humana Festival of New American Plays. This is his first film. 

https://sammyzeisel.wixsite.com/zeisel 

 

 

  Adam Volerich    Writer/Director/Producer/Editor   Adam began making films as a stop motion animator, or as it is more commonly known, playing with LEGO. His work has been featured in festivals worldwide and published by clients including Disney, The New York Times, Vanity Fair, The Village Voice, Gothamist, Gizmodo, io9 and MTVu.   Raised in the suburbs of London on a steady diet of fish n’ chips and Doctor Who he later relocated to the US where he discovered the wonders of Gogurt and independent cinema. When not watching or making movies he is searching for Sasquatch.    www.adamvolerich.com

Adam Volerich

Writer/Director/Producer/Editor

Adam began making films as a stop motion animator, or as it is more commonly known, playing with LEGO. His work has been featured in festivals worldwide and published by clients including Disney, The New York Times, Vanity Fair, The Village Voice, Gothamist, Gizmodo, io9 and MTVu. 

Raised in the suburbs of London on a steady diet of fish n’ chips and Doctor Who he later relocated to the US where he discovered the wonders of Gogurt and independent cinema. When not watching or making movies he is searching for Sasquatch. 

www.adamvolerich.com

  Richard S. Schiffrin    Producer   Richard executive produced the highly acclaimed 2008 documentary Bigger, Stronger, Faster and the not so highly acclaimed 2010 feature film The Best and the Brightest. He practices law sometimes when the mood strikes him but spends most of his time drooling over episodes of Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives.

Richard S. Schiffrin

Producer

Richard executive produced the highly acclaimed 2008 documentary Bigger, Stronger, Faster and the not so highly acclaimed 2010 feature film The Best and the Brightest. He practices law sometimes when the mood strikes him but spends most of his time drooling over episodes of Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives.


Gaffer - Hanan Miller

Assistant Camera - Rey Rehberg 

Sound Recordist - Erin Turney

Assistant Director - Nina Slesinger

Production Assistants:

Carter Caldwell

Patrick Budde

Ned Baker


Special Thanks:

Pastoral, Andersonville

Magnanimous Rentals, Chicago