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The Filmmaker

Directed and Edited by
RAMIN BAHRANI

Written by
BAHAREH AZIMI RAMIN BAHRANI

Produced by
JASON ORANS RAMIN BAHRANI

Executive Produced by
BRIAN DEVINE BROOKE DEVINE TED HOPE ANNE CAREY

Cinematographer
MICHAEL SIMMONDS

SOULÉYMANE SY SAVANE
RED WEST

Production Designer
CHAD KEITH

Sound Supervisor/Re-recording Mixer
TOM EFINGER

Music by
M. LO

CAST

In order of appearance

Solo
Souleymane Sy Savane

William
Red West

Ticket Attendant
Trevor Metscher

Passenger with Hat
Sarah S. Brooks

Taxi Cab Employee
Ken Lugen

Pork Chop
Jamill “Peaches” Fowler

Mamadou
Mamadou Lam

Alex
Diana Franco Galindo

Quiera
Carmen Leyva

Parked Cab Driver
Darius Porter

Roc Lane
“Roc” Williams

Thugs
Christian Prince?
Jeffrey Prince
Gregory Prince
Chris Greene
Andre White-Hunter

Navani
Navani Reyes

Bar Owner
Evelia Garcia

DVD Sellers
Wel Mayom Jok
Peter N. Anyieth

Motel Janitor
J. Malaak Juuk

Quiera’s Cousins
Viktor Hernandez Virgilio Tix

Passenger
Damien Lee

Pharmacist
Norman L. Sloan

Airline Interviewers
Linda Lindsly
Jim Babel
Neill Fleeman

Bank Cab Driver
Djibril Lo

Crack Passengers
Angus MacLachlan
Lasheka Brown

Solo’s Baby
Caleb Paul

Guys at Fight
Shelton Grant
Jody Vines

Diner Hostess
Pat West

CREW

Co-Producer
KATHRYN DEAN

Production Manager
SUMMER SHELTON

Assistant Director
SCOTT KYGER

Script Supervisor
NICHOLAS ELLIOTT

Gaffer
MARK KOENIG

Key Grip
JOSEPH PAOLINI

Best Boy Electric
MATTHEW CLARK

Grips and Electricians
CORY DOGGETT
DAVID SHORT
DERRICK BROWN
KEITH CUTLER
TRAVIS VANSWEDEN
ANTHONY GREGORY
ANTHONY HOLDERFIELD

1st Assistant Camera
LINDA SLATER

2nd Assistant Camera
VICENTE GONZALEZ

Still Photographers
VESIC PHOTOGRAPHY, HOOMAN BAHRANI TRAVIS VANSWEDEN

Production Sound Mixers
JACK HUTSON GILES KHAN

Boom Operators
BRIAN SIDES JONATHAN FITZSIMONS

Additional Sound Recordist
ROBERT KIRK

2nd Assistant Director
ALEXANDRA DIMOPOULOS

Assistant to the Director
ALEX MORATTO

Key Production Assistant
REBECCA MOORE

Production Assistants
CHRISTOPHER HOLMES CASEY TOW JAVON JACKSON

Interns
SARAH PORTER
TREVOR METSCHER
JULIANA ROBLES
ALESSANDRA BAZO
JACOB ATCHLEY
BEN WOLF

Art Director
ADAM WILLIS

Graphic Artist
JENNIFER WYNN O’KELLY

Wardrobe Supervisors
VICTORIA HOKE REBECCA MOORE

Special Effects Make-up
CASEY TOW

Casting NY
MAURA ANDERSON

Casting NC
SUMMER SHELTON

Casting Assistants
ANDRA TRUJILLO FREDDY SCHAEFER

Noruz Films Manager
HOOMAN BAHRANI

Gigantic Production Office
ADAM SPIELBERG
Production Coordinator NC
KAT COMFORT

New York Production Assistant
ANDREW BEGUIN

First Assistant Editor
SALVATORE CAINO

Assistant Editor
KATIE HAGGERTY

Music Supervisor
JOE RUDGE

Music Coordinator
NICK SNOW

Post Production Supervisor
DAVID LASTER

Titles
DAVID FRISCO

HD Color Correct
JANE TOLMACHYOV

HD Online Editor
JOHN REHBERGER

VP of Video Operations
DuArt JOE MONGE

DuArt Account Executive
MATT LUXENBERG

Production Legal Services
GRAY KRAUSS LLP JONATHAN GRAY

Accountant
KEREN GOLANI

Sound Designer
ABIGAIL SAVAGE

Dialogue Editor
BRIAN SCIBINICO

Foley Artist
SHAUN BRENNAN

Foley Engineer
ERIC GITELSON DAVID CRABB

ADR Engineer
ERIC GITELSON

Assistant Sound Editor
NICHOLAS J. SCHENCK

Music
Me Gusta Todo
Written by Kenly Balbuena
Performed by Kenly Band
Courtesy of Crucial Music Corporation

No Nos Separan

Written by Alberto Hernandez
Peformed by Bachata con Sentido
Publisher: Unirubio Music Publishing (ASCAP) adm, by Jamarco Music
Courtesy of : Sunflower Entertainment Co., Inc. o/b/o Discomania

Un Hombre Perfecto

Written by Winston Rosa and Rafael Vargas
Performed by Lisa M. featuring Las Chiviritas
Courtesy of ACM Records, Inc.
By Arrangement with The Orchard

Llorando Mis Penas

Written by Jose Francisco Henriquez
Performed by Kiko Rodriguez
Publisher: Unirubio Music Publishing (ASCAP) Adm. by Jamarco Music
Courtesy of: Sunflower Entertainment Co., Inc. o/b/o Discomania

Special Thanks

City and all the People of Winston Salem
Piedmont Triad Film Commission
North Carolina Film Commission
Forsyth County School System
The Arts Council of Winston Salem and Forsyth County
City of Winston Salem, Department of Transportation
National Park Services/Blue Ridge Parkway location for free?
The Sawtooth School for Visual Art
Altair Casting Services, Ann Guill and Phil Newsome
Moore Casting, Regina Moore
Blowing Rock Stage Company
Mariam and Robert Hayes Center for Performing Arts
goTriad
Que Pasa Media Network
88.5 WFDD, Wake Forest University
Airline Inflight Resources, Wendy Stafford
Kings Inn, Sanjay Desai and Family
The Blowing Rock Attraction
Marketplace $2 Cinema, Dan Kleeberg
Smith Reynolds Airport, Chris Veal
Landmark Aviation
Summit Credit Union
The Peanut House, Tim Watson
Bella’s Bar
Four Star Café, Stratos Fesentinos
Platinum Diamonds, Joey Thomas
AZ Patterson Grocery, Azzat Ali
Great American, Anan Abour
First Street Market
Double J’s
Aravind Adiga
Pradip Ghosh
Vinay Jayaram
Patrick Haischer
Robin Willard
Joe Budd
Beverly D. Graham, RPh
Virginia Roseman
Catherine Morton
Mahen Bonetti
Boaty Boatwright
Ava Jamshidi
Mina Vakilvadeh
Nasrin and Khosrow Bahrani

CINE PARTNERS
VIDEO EQUIPMENT RENTALS
SCREEN ACTORS GUILD

Executive Producer for ITVS
SALLY JO FIFER

Solo is a Gigantic Pictures and Noruz Films production in association with This is That A co-production of Barbarian Films and the Independent Television Service (ITVS), with funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB)

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