Green picked up her first camera at the age of four and hasn't
been without one since. She graduated from Brooks Institute of
Photography in 1986, and went on to build a career in still photography
ranging from celebrity portraits to fashion and lifestyle.
work in film and video started in 1993 when her clients began
requesting moving images to accompany her still work.
She has completed three documentary short films: O'Day At The
Races, a documentary on the life of jazz legend Anita O'Day;
Hi, You've Reached Dave's Apartment, a glimpse
into the day-to-day life of her 41-year-old schizophrenic brother,
which premiered at The SXSW Film Festival in 2001; and
Tina Paulina: Living on Hope Street, an inspirational
look at a homeless lesbian living on the streets of downtown Los
Angeles, which is an award winning official selection of ten
major film festivals. She has also completed several narrative
shorts including I Want You to Show Me, and the
award winning festival favorite, You're Still Young,
both of which she directed, filmed and edited.
continues to develop film projects that interest her and is currently
on the film festival circuit with her feature-length documentary,
A Finished Life: The Goodbye & No Regrets Tour.
Michelle Boyaner formed Greenie Films with Barbara Green in 2003,
when she wrote and co-produced their first short film, I
Want You To Show Me, a fictional and humorous take on
an hour in the life of Wynonna Judd. Michelle also wrote and co-produced
the award-winning short film, You're Still Young,
which has been an official selection at film festivals throughout
the country, and co-directed another award winning festival
favorite, the documentary short Tina Paulina: Living
on Hope Street, an inspirational look at a homeless lesbian
living on the streets of downtown Los Angeles.
to her film work, Michelle wrote Oh, for God's Sake Whisper
It, a book of personal essays chronicling her beloved
Grandmother's battle with Alzheimer's, and has had essays published
YARN: The Online Salon for Personal Essays. She continues
writing screenplays, and somewhat sporadically posts rambling
rants in her online blog, which has a large following of readers
whose loyalty is both appreciated and mind-boggling.
has just completed co-directing the feature-length documentary,
A Finished Life: The Goodbye & No Regrets Tour
and is currently completing the script for the romantic comedy
Gour loved television, movies and Broadway shows with a level
of passion, commitment and organizational skill that leaves the
casual observer in awe.
was a devoted son, brother and friend to many, as well as a dedicated
AIDS fundraiser, volunteering for, and riding in, several of the
AIDS bike rides, as well as participating in Breast Cancer awareness
in the last several months of his life, Gregg became an advocate
for California Assembly Bill AB651 for a patients' right to physician
assisted end-of-life choices, proving once again the selflessness
of his actions, as Gregg would not live long enough to reap the
benefits of this bill if it did indeed pass.
an interview, one of Gregg's close friends said, "Gregg collected
friends the way some people collect stamps" forming countless
friendships during his life, due to his outrageous sense of humor,
incredible work ethic, undeniable determination and generosity
the last few months of his life, Gregg embarked on his "Goodbye
& No Regrets Tour" during which he traveled across the
U.S. in an RV with his beloved dog Cody, saying goodbye to family
and friends. This journey is the subject of the feature-length
documentary A Finished Life: The Goodbye & No Regrets
Toohey is an LA-based multi-instrumentalist who has toured all
over the globe with critically acclaimed artists such as The Weepies,
Lori Mckenna, and her own band, The So and So's. Recently Meghan
has been focusing on producing for artists such as Q Music's Rachel
Cantu, blog-fave Vivek Shraya, and recent film scoring for A
passion for sound began at age three, driving her parents crazy
with makeshift drum kits made of pots and tinker-toys.
then, she's made loud noises at Berklee College of Music (Boston),
the prestigious Little Mountain Sound (Vancouver, BC) and in many
studios around the world. Along the way she has won many awards
for her sound skills including the Juno Award (Canada).
shattering Canada's legal decibel limit in 2000, she relocated
to Los Angeles to co-found Grind Music + Sound Inc. with partner
in noise, Sangtar Heer. Grind specializes in cutting edge sound
for independent film and television.