Our hard-working film crew includes director/writer Gerald Peary, co-director/producer Amy Geller, cinematographer/editor David Reeder and composer Martin Gotfrit.
Gerald Peary, Writer & Director
Gerry is the writer-director of two acclaimed feature documentaries, FOR THE LOVE OF MOVIES: THE STORY OF AMERICAN FILM CRITICISM (2009) and ARCHIE’S BETTY (2015), both of which played at film festivals, museums, universities, and were televised on WGBH-Boston. He was a veteran film critic for The Boston Phoenix and acted in the 2013 feature film, COMPUTER CHESS, which premiered at Sundance. Currently, he writes reviews for the website, THE ARTS FUSE and is the programmer of the Boston University Cinematheque.
Amy Geller, Co-Director &
Amy's award-winning productions [PBS's THE WAR THAT MADE AMERICA (2005), FOR THE LOVE OF MOVIES (2009), and THE GUYS NEXT DOOR (2016), which she co-directed], have been broadcast and screened at prestigious film festivals around the world. She served as the Artistic Director of the Boston Jewish Film Festival and teaches production courses at Boston University.
David Reeder, Cinematographer & editor
David has worked as a cameraman, operator and crew on Hollywood feature films such as DRIVING MISS DAISY, FRIED GREEN TOMATOES, ROBOCOP 3, ACE VENTURA 2 and nationally broadcast public television documentaries. David has taught digital filmmaking and post-production courses at many Boston colleges, including Suffolk University and Emerson College. He co-edited and did the graphics for Gerald Peary’s second film - ARCHIE’S BETTY.
martin gotfrit, Composer
Martin is an interdisciplinary composer/performer living in Vancouver whose works are often collaborations with filmmakers, choreographers, poets, performers. From 1981-2017, he was on the faculty of the School for the Contemporary Arts at Simon Fraser University where he taught electroacoustic music and film sound.