DOUG BLOCK - DIRECTOR AND CINEMATOGRAPHER

Doug Block is a New York City‐based director, producer and cameraman who is internationally acclaimed as a master of the personal documentary form. His most recent film, THE KIDS GROW UP, won a Special Jury Prize at the 2010 Silverdocs Film Festival, was released theatrically by Shadow Distribution, and broadcast by HBO on Fathers Day, 2011. His 2006 film 51 BIRCH STREET was named one of the Ten Best Films of the Year by the New York Times and one of the years’ outstanding documentaries by the National Board of Review. Other directing credits include the Emmy-nominated HOME PAGE and THE HECK WITH HOLLYWOOD!

Block has just completed post-production on 112 WEDDINGS, an HBO co-production to be broadcast nationally in June 2014 after a festival run.

Block has also produced and executive produced numerous prize‐winning documentaries. His producing credits include SILVERLAKE LIFE, JUPITER’S WIFE, PATERNAL INSTINCT, A WALK INTO THE SEA: DANNY WILLIAMS AND THE WARHOL FACTORY, THE EDGE OF DREAMING and the 2011 Sundance award‐winner RESURRECT DEAD: THE MYSTERY OF THE TOYNBEE TILES. Between them they’ve won top prizes at leading international film festivals, multiple Emmys and Peabody’s, and have been broadcast throughout the world. Block is also the founder and co‐host of The D‐Word (www.d‐word.com), a popular online discussion forum for documentary professionals worldwide.
DIRECTOR
Doug Block

PRODUCER
Lynda A. Hansen

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
Brian F. Martin

EDITOR
Federico Rosenzvit

CINEMATOGRAPHER
Doug Block

ORIGINAL MUSIC
Taylor Deupree

SOUND DESIGN
Taylor Deupree
Marc Weidenbaum

MUSIC SUPERVISOR
Marc Weidenbaum

LOCATION SOUND
Charles Farrell

ADITIONAL CAMERA
Nathan Bridges
Charles Farrell
Mathew Perkins

POST PRODUCTION