Writer | Director | Producer
Teddy is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Sun Valley Film Festival, the award-winning creator of RAVAGE (2019), and has spent years producing independent films. Wicked Games is his favorite and he’s looking forward to sharing it with you in 2021.
The founder of boutique production house PARTNERS IN CINEMA, Bennett Krishock is a Writer, Producer, and Award-Winning Director and Editor based in Austin, Texas. With a focus on independent narrative/documentary work, Krishock has created dozens of shorts, music videos, and films. His most recent feature, RAVAGE, starring Bruce Dern, Annabelle Dexter-Jones, and Robert Longstreet premiered in 2020. He is currently in production on two feature documentaries, PLAY IS THE WAY and EMIR ABD EL KADER, and developing another thriller slated for Fall 2021.
Producer | Editor
Executive Producer | Producer
Burton Gray is a private investor and entrepreneur with experience in the music, videogame software, and film industries, including as a Co-Producer (Ravage) and Executive Producer (I Origins, Jamie Marks Is Dead). He currently operates Banks Mountain Cattle Company and his favorite start-up / venture investment has been DC Brau.
Heath has enjoyed over 20 years of success as a feature film producer - working with Oscar, Emmy and Tony award winners. His films have been distributed by major studios, networks and around the world. He is a proud member of the Producers Guild of America (p.g.a.)
Gill has worked on over 100 movies, many award winning, produced the first film ever to win three awards at the Sundance Film Festival, and was a Spirit Award nominee for producer of the year 1999. He normally can't watch scary movies, but the humor in Wicked Games gets him through!
C H R I S T O P H E R W A L T E R S
Co-Producer | Director of Photography
Walters' experience as director of photography spans sixteen feature films, 237 national television commercials and dozens of music videos. He is co-founder of a virtual-human-interaction tech venture called Time Traveler. A Nova Scotia native and New York transplant, Walters is a founding partner in the New York based production company, pirate/shark/dinosaur.
Elizabeth Westwood is a producer based in Austin, Texas. She first joined the team supervising Post Production for RAVAGE. WICKED GAMES is her first at-bat in the indie world, but previous credits include work for Dell, University of Texas at Austin, AMD, Hu Kitchen, ADT, Metal Umbrella, ATX TV Festival and more.
Will Harrell is a location sound mixer based in Los Angeles, California. Will’s hobbies include unplugging refrigerators and complaining about a light that makes a weird buzzing sound.
Production Design | Costume
Courtney Jones is a Producer, Writer and Designer who began her career freelancing in Wilmington, North Carolina. She has been a Co-Producer on Sony Pictures YELLOW ROSE, Caleb Johnson's CARNIVORES (SXSW 2020 Official Selection) and the Aharon Keshales film SOUTH OF HEAVEN starring Jason Sudeikis and Evangeline Lily. She was a Producer on WHAT BREAKS THE ICE, directed by Rebecca Eskreis, and is currently working on HBO Max limited series LOVE AND DEATH.
Key Hair & Makeup | Costume
Originally from Arizona, Sam has been living in Austin for 7 years. She's been dabbling in film for the past few years but started working full time in HMU/costumes last year.
Zach Hart is the VP of development and production for The Group Entertainment, an independent film, documentary, TV and music video production company based in Louisville, KY. He is the co-founder of the music website We Listen For You. Hart has a BA in film studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara and an MFA in Writing for the Stage and Screen from Northwestern University.
Jaxon Lee Swain is a singer-songwriter, producer, band leader, label executive, and radio personality. Since 2012, he has served as VP of Louisville, KY's sonaBLAST! Records, which most notably brokered syncs for the 2017 Academy Award nominated film, “The Big Sick.” He is also the program director of ARTxFM, a community-run radio station in Louisville.
Production Assistant | Post-Production Manager
A recent graduate of Brown University, Phoebe is working on her debut memoir and aspires to be the next Joan Didion or Greta Gerwig. This is her first time working on a feature film.
P H O E B E A Y R E S
Set Production Assistant | G&E
Fresh out of Old Dominion University, Neil is a filmmaker who loves making films. He also does freelance work with experience in cinematography and editing.
M U R D O C H M A T H E S O N
Murdoch is a member of Mystic and Calorific band, whose hobbies to include pranks, spelunking, chaos, unpretentious vandalism and vigilante work. Evel Knievel is his spirit animal.
D A V I D B L A N T O N
Production Assistant | Camera Assistant
David is a filmmaker from
Jake is an aspiring novelist who also enjoys the cinema. He lives with his family in Davie, FL but wishes he still lived up North.
J E A N A L L E Y
BA, BS, PhD, Wife, Mom.