Rough Cuts is produced by a collective of Bay Area filmmakers that includes:
Chris Holbrook – Director
Chris is the producer of "After Happily Ever After," a documentary about marriage directed by Kate Schermerhorn. He has previously worked for ITVS, the Los Angeles Film Festival, AFI FEST, and Next Wave Films. A director and editor of numerous short films, Chris is currently shooting his directorial debut, a documentary about the controversial French delicacy foie gras.
Laura Lukitsch – Associate Producer
Laura is the director and producer of "Beard Club," an hour-long documentary about the social politics of facial hair. She has also produced short films for the KQED series Spark. She is currently in pre-production on "Mind the Gap," a documentary about sustainable urban transit.
Chris Metzler – Associate Producer
Chris is the co-director and co-producer of the John Waters' narrated documentary "Plagues and Pleasures of the Salton Sea," which premiered at the Slamdance Film Festival and later won both the HBO Producer's Award and the Robert Altman Award, before debuting nationally on the Sundance Channel. He is now on the road with a new documentary, "Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone," about the all-black punk band Fishbone.