Gretchen Landau

producer

Gretchen Landau is a producer and former marketing executive at ABC, ESPN, and Disney. She is co-founder of Drop of Water Entertainment where current projects in development include the television series, MAGGIE MACKAY: MAGICAL TRACKER and the feature film CHARLOTTE. She is also the co-producer of A DECENT HOME currently on the festival circuit with distribution coming in Fall 2022. Gretchen’s producing credits include the Netflix Original documentary, FEMINISTS: WHAT WERE THEY THINKING?, the indie doc FOLK, and an award winning series of short films with producing partners Mindy Cohn and Michael Allen. She also served as Production Supervisor for Academy Award-winner Francis Ford Coppola’s film, DISTANT VISION, and more recently served on the production team of Aubrey Plaza’s film, EMILY THE CRIMINAL.

 

Previously, Landau built a successful marketing company that raised hundreds of thousands of dollars’ for several documentary films including RAISE HELL: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins and WHO WILL WRITE OUR HISTORY. Landau is a member of the Documentary Producers Alliance (DPA).

Christopher N Rowley

director, writer, producer

Christopher N Rowley is a writer and filmmaker based between London, New York and Los Angeles. After earning his MFA from the USC School Of Cinematic Arts, he made his feature directing debut in 2006 with BONNEVILLE, an ensemble road movie. Rowley directed and co-created the original story for the film, which attracted a dazzling cast including Jessica Lange, Kathy Bates, Joan Allen, Tom Skerritt and Christine Baranski. His most recent family fantasy movie MOLLY MOON: THE INCREDIBLE HYPNOTIST,based on the bestselling children’s book series, is due out this winter. The film features Emily Watson, Dominic Monaghan, Lesley Manville, Celia Imrie, Joan Collins and newcomer 12 year-old Raffey Cassidy who went from playing Molly to a leading role in Brad Bird’s Tomorrowland for Disney. Rowley currently has several features, television series and a Broadway musical in development.