David E. Tolchinsky

David E. Tolchinsky's work has been seen at such venues as Sundance, the Brooklyn Academy of Music, and the Kennedy Center, and distributed in theatres, on DVD and on iTunes/Amazon Prime. His film credits include Creature Companion (producer, Special Mention, International Jury, Oberhausen); Cassandra (writer/director/composer, currently in post), Fast Talk (producer), The Coming of Age (producer/screenwriter, Winner, Silver Medal, LA Film Review), Girl (associate producer/screenwriter, from Sony, starring Selma Blair and Tara Reid), The Personal Life of Mr. Phelps (producer/writer/director/composer, premiered at Sundance), and St. Catherine’s Wedding Ring (co-producer/co-director/composer, premiered at Sundance).

He was co-ranked no. 7 on New City's Film 50 2017: Chicago Screen Gems. He is the founder/co-director of Northwestern’s MFA program in writing for the screen+stage and attended Yale (BA, musical composition/video) and USC (MFA, film production). More at davidetolchinsky.com. (Photo by Joe Mazza)