DIRECTOR: Christopher holds an MFA in Cinematography from the American Film Institute and has shot films, documentaries, and TV shows on five continents. His credits include 400+ episodes of Big Brother on CBS and Naked and Afraid XL on Discovery. The L.A. Times called his last documentary, The Typewriter (In The 21st century) "a fun compact love letter of a documentary." The Washington Post called it "a valuable and persuasive film."
PRODUCER: Alex is a veteran of multi-billion dollar companies and has spent over 18 years working in the manufacturing industry in all facets of development and production. Alex has produced a TV pilot presentation, and immediately committed to producing the film after hearing the story from Lockett at a local L.A. coffee shop.
PRODUCER: Brenda Schaefer Lockett is a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant and has practiced for 25 years. Along with dozens of short films and music videos, Until They're Gone is the fourth feature length documentary she has produced.
PRODUCER: Jason went to film school at California State University of Northridge and brings 20 years experience in post proudction to the project. For the last 10 years, Jason has worked at 20th Century Fox Studios in Post Production and at FX Networks as the On Air Promotions Operations Manager for the FX Movie Channel (FXM). Jason is honored to be part of this important story and the Until They're Gone team. .
PRODUCER: Darren worked in the visual effects industry for 15 years on such films as: Alice In Wonderland, The Chronicles of Narnia, Beowulf, Lord of The Rings I & II, Mars Attacks and several others not listed on IMDB. He is reshaping his career and is contributing to the film with fund raising and graphics.
CINEMATOGRAPHER: Walter is an IATSE Local 600 Camera Operator. Credits include NBA, MLS, and NCAA March Madness tournament, MTV, Fox Sports, HGTV, Big Brother, and Hell's Kitchen.
CINEMATOGRAPHER: Melissa holds an MFA in Cinematography, American Film Institute 2003. IATSE Local 600 Camera Operator. Big Brother, Hells Kitchen, Chelsea Lately, Entertainment Tonight, Dr. Phil, Join or Die (Craig Ferguson's new show), No Subtitles Necessary - nominated for the Palm D'Or at Cannes