Production Team

Tim Richardson (Co-writer/Director/Executive Producer) is an award-winning screenwriter, filmmaker and owner of Richardson Productions. He has shot over 30 films, a 40-episode cable program, and a recurring internet sitcom. He directed Kill the Messenger, a Civil War epic, with distribution through Echelon Studios in Los Angeles, and The Dork of the Rings and Harvey Putter and the Ridiculous Premise which have both received international attention with screenings worldwide. His most recent short films are Night of the Living Spuds based of his award-winning screenplay and a music video with puppets called “Toyfriend” spoofing Justin Bieber’s hit “Boyfriend.”Tim holds a B.A. in Speech & Theatre from Indiana University South Bend and currently teaches theatre classes there. He is Festival Director of the River Bend Film Festival and President of the 501C3 not-for-profit group Mid America Filmmakers based in South Bend, Indiana.

Michael Kouroubetes (Co-writer/Producer) is an accomplished screenwriter and two-time winner of the Lester M. Wilson award for writing. He co-wrote and produced several feature films including Bloodlines, Kill the Messenger, The Dork of the Rings  and Harvey Putter and the Ridiculous Premise. He penned the sci-fi thriller A:\kill and the dreamlike short film Plunge, and has worn many hats as an assistant director, producer and actor. He also directed the short films The Benevolent Banana and The H&G Job, both based off his award-winning scripts.  He has helped organize several writer conferences at Indiana University South Bend where he received a B.A. in Philosophy and teaches screenwriting. He is also the Workshop Chairman for the River Bend Film Festival.

David Boyer (Co-writer)

David Stillson (Director of Photography)

Todd Davis (Make-up Artist/Costumer/Sculptor/Puppet Builder)

Robert Campbell (Visual FX Artist)

Fabio Santos (Visual FX Artist/Graphic Designer)

Michael Nicle (Visual FX Artist)

Matt Dunwoodie (Visual FX Artist)

Mark D’Errico (Musical Score Composer) is the owner of Boulder Manhattan Studio in Colorado where he writes and records ambient, rock, instrumental and orchestral music. Being a multi-keyboardist since 1980, he knows how to evoke the deepest feelings from his music. He has released two CDs, Out of Bounds and Faithless Masque, and is currently working on his third CD. He has also been busy scoring many feature-length and short films for the past few years, including The Human Condition, The Incident and Pot Zombies. He also scored The Dork of the Rings and Harvey Putter and the Ridiculous Premise.