Natasha Dow Schull (Director, Producer) is a cultural anthropologist completing a book on gambling and addiction in Las Vegas. In 1991 she directed and produced Only in Vegas, a video documenting the Las Vegas wedding chapel industry. In 1995 she co-directed La Promesa (directed by Julio Ramos), an independent video production documenting a religious pilgrimage in Cuba (award of Merit, Latin American Studies Association; Margaret Mead Film and Video Festival, New York; 17th International Festival of New Latin-American Cinema, Havana).

natasha schull and hillevi loven
natasha dow schull and hillevi loven

Hillevi Zazel Loven (Co-Director, Camera) is a filmmaker and photographer based in New York. In 2004, with the ACLU and the NAACP, she worked on a voter advocacy project which included the production and distribution of the video, Take Back the Vote. She is a founding member of the NYC arts company, Ovo, Inc. and was the director of photographer for Ovo's The World's Best Prom, now distributed by Matson Films.


Editors: Till Osterland, Natasha Dow Schull, Matthew Bird
Additional camera: Pawel Wojtasik, James Wright