THE FILMMAKERS
MICHELE GOUVEIA - Writer/Director/Producer
Michele Gouveia is an accomplished writer and producer who has worked in both television and film. Her documentary work has included topics ranging from the silent movie era to the Congressional Medal of Honor to the Olympics. An authority on the 1920s and early Hollywood, she has lectured on film history and regularly hosts film screenings at the New York Public Library. A longtime Olive Thomas fan, she was the co-creator of the first website dedicated to the star.
DAN KERRIGAN - Producer/Cinematographer
Dan Kerrigan is a seasoned documentary filmmaker, having spent many years both behind the camera and in the edit suite on all manner of short and long form projects. Most recently, his feature work screened at the 2018 DOCNYC Festival in New York and released on STARZ. When not working on feature projects he has done commercial work for major brands including Sports Illustrated TV, Major League Soccer, and Amazon.
WAYNE BARKER - Composer
Wayne Barker has garnered acclaim for his original compositions and live performances in the theater, including a Tony nomination and Drama Desk award for best original score for Peter and the Starcatcher. His numerous credits include piano scores for Beth Henley’s Laugh, an homage to silent-era slapstick, and Joe DiPietro’s Hollywood, centered on the 1922 murder of director William Desmond Taylor. He also composed for Dame Edna Everage as well as appeared onstage as Master of the Dame’s Music for six years.