JEFF BARRY is a graduate of the Yale School of Drama where he received the Oliver Thorndike Award in acting. He is currently editing his second directorial effort, OCCUPY, TEXAS, his followup to his debut, BRIDESBURG. The play, written by Victor Kaufold, was originally produced in 2010 by Miscreant Theatre Company. Mr. Barry starred in both productions alongside HOW WE GOT AWAY WITH IT co-star Brianne Moncrief. In 2010 he was cast in by John Wells in THE COMPANY MEN, working alongside Ben Affleck, which had its premiere at the 26th Annual Sundance Film Festival. Mr. Barry is proud to work often in the theatre. Some of his favorite roles are Daunceney in LES LIASONS DANGEROUSESES alongside Michael T. Walsh. Frank Rizzo of Variety called Mr. Barry “A standout.” He also received rave reviews as Happy in DEATH OF A SALESMAN, with AltDaily also referring to his work as a “standout performance.” Other companies he has worked with include The Huntington Theatre Company, Dorset Theatre Festival, Gorilla Rep, Yale Rep, La MaMa Etc., The Guthrie Theater, Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival, and Virginia Stage Company. Other film & TV credits include: DATE NIGHT with Steve Carell and Tiny Fey, THE LAST HARBOR, the short films CARTER and LIBERTY!, and UPRIGHT CITIZENS BRIGADE. Born and raised in Rochester, NY, Mr. Barry was proud to rally friends and family to support the making of How We Got Away With It, providing both lodging and location for the cast and crew. Mr. Barry is the co-founder and artistic director of NYC based Miscreant Theatre, with the New York Post has cited as “gripping and raw theater.”
R. ERIN CRAIG is dedicated to developing, producing and managing new works, fostering new talent and attracting new audiences. Current producing projects include MR. RICKEY CALLS A MEETING, ACADEMY, I'M GETTING MY ACT TOGETHER AND TAKING IT ON THE ROAD and STILL GETTING MY ACT TOGETHER (by Gretchen Cryer and Nancy Ford, directed by Kathleen Marshall), 26 PEBBLES (a new play by Eric Ulloa), TAKING STEP THREE13 (a rock/funk/hip-hop musical adaptation of Dostoevsky's "Crime and Punishment"), JANE AUSTEN'S PRIDE AND PREJUDICE (a new musical by Lindsay Baker and Amanda Jacobs), and BRIDESBURG (an independent film based on the play of the same name). Current Management / Exec Producing projects include STALKING THE BOGEYMAN (a new play based on a true story heard on THIS AMERICAN LIFE), MERRILEE MANNERLY (a new family musical), SPIN (a new musical being developed by OD Musical Company, Korea), LIBERTY A MONUMENTAL NEW MUSICAL. Select previous: LET'S KILL GRANDMA THIS CHRISTMAS, THE JAZZ AGE, TURNING PAGE, PSYCHOTHERAPY, THE KID WHO WOULD BE POPE, IRENA'S VOW (Associate Producer, Broadway), General & Production Management for NYMF 2008 & 2009, IN THE HEIGHTS, HIGH FIDELITY (Boston / Broadway), HURLYBURLY (37 Arts), SHOCKHEADED PETER (The Little Shubert Theatre), DE LA GUARDA in Seoul, Korea & Tel Aviv, Israel, NYC and Las Vegas.
JON LINDSTROM, Emmy nominee, award-winning actor, director and screenwriter, has worked successfully on both sides of the camera for over 20 years. He was recently seen throughout HBO's TRUE DETECTIVE and featured in GOD'S NOT DEAD 2. In February 2014, he completed work on the independent mystery-thriller, HOW WE GOT AWAY WITH IT, which he directed and performed a major role in. He also served as the film’s co-screenwriter and co-producer. The film and Mr. Lindstrom are already the recipients of numerous festival awards and nominations. Recent award winning films as an actor include co-starring with Wendie Malick in WHAT HAPPENS NEXT (Opening Night Selection/Festival Favorite- 2010 Philadelphia QFest, Official Selection- 2011 Hollywood and Flickers: Rhode Island film festivals, plus festivals in Miami, San Diego, North Carolina and Bremen, Germany, and also starred in THE SACRIFICE (Winner Best Ensemble Cast (shared with Molly C. Quinn, Chris Mulkey, Darby Stanchfield & Richard Riehle)- 2009 Monaco International Film Festival), and THE DOUBLE BORN (Winner Best Thriller Feature- 2008 Bare Bones Film Festival). Mr. Lindstrom is the creator, co-screenwriter and co-executive producer of the 2007 HBO/Time Warner release, THE HARD EASY, starring Vera Farmiga, Bruce Dern and Peter Weller, and was featured opposite Diane Lane in the blockbuster, MUST LOVE DOGS. His extensive acting experience includes long running parts on the television dramas; AS THE WORLD TURNS on CBS (for which he received the 2010 Emmy Nomination for Lead Actor in a Drama Series) and the roles he may be best known for; his acclaimed portrayal of disturbed twin brothers, "Dr.'s Kevin Collins/Ryan Chamberlain", on ABC’s GENERAL HOSPITAL. TV Guest Star credits of note: RECOVERY ROAD, CASTLE, BLUE BLOODS, CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION and EVERWOOD. Telefilms include MCBRIDE: DOGGED with John Larroquette, WHILE THE CHILDREN SLEEP, directed by Russell Mulcahy, ICE DREAMS with Jerry Stiller, INTRODUCING DOROTHY DANDRIDGE with Halle Berry, THE ALAMO: THIRTEEN DAYS TO GLORY with Alec Baldwin, RIGHT ON TRACK with Brie Larson and FALL FROM GRACE: THE JIM AND TAMMY FAYE BAKKER STORY across Kevin Spacey and Bernadette Peters.
Director of Photography
MICHAEL BELCHER was born and raised in the Endless Mountains region of Pennsylvania. He studied experimental film at Ithaca College and now works as a Cinematographer based in New York City. He has shot four feature films and many short films, commercials, and music videos - including work with Versace, Bottega Veneta, Funny or Die, New Balance, Metric, Danny Brown, Busta Rhymes, and Justin Timberlake. He recently wrapped production on the independent feature, BRIDESBURG, for director Jeff Barry and a short film helmed by Katie Holmes and is looking for more feature film scripts!