Writer / Director
Matthew Manson is a writer / director who has created over 900 commercials, branded webseries, and short films. He's won several advertising and narrative awards, including the audience award for best short film at the Tribeca Film Festival. His branded work has been in the top ten most downloaded iTunes video podcasts, topped the Ad Age Viral Charts, and played Cannes. His newest short WANNABE is based on his feature film scheduled to shoot this summer in New York City. For more information about Matthew, check out his site.
Toby Louie is a Los Angeles based filmmaker and producer. Most recently he produced NIGHT OWLS, a feature film that premiered at SXSW 2015 and sold to MGM/Orion. He also recently directed a music video for Alekesam’s ALL IS FORGIVEN. His short film PREMIUM HARMONY, which he co-directed and wrote based on a Stephen King story, won Best US Short at the Laughlin International Film Festival. In 2010, his short film, A BORDER STORY, was an official selection of the Tribeca Film Festival. Toby also works in the commercial world, most notably post-producing for David Fincher on a CALVIN KLEIN ad, Justin Timberlake’s SUIT & TIE music video, Apple's iWatch campaign, as well as promos for the hit Netflix series HOUSE OF CARDS.
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