Jeffrey M. Togman, Director, Producer, Writer. Togman is a filmmaker and political science professor. His first film, Home, won a Special Jury Recognition Award at the AFI/Discovery Channel SILVERDOCS Documentary Film Festival (2005), and was broadcast on the Sundance Channel (2007) and rebroadcast on CineMoi (2013). The film was distributed by Magnolia Pictures and Netflix. The New York Times called Home, “a marvelously revealing film that brilliantly illuminates the invisible damage inflicted by years of deprivation.” Togman is associate professor of political science and film at Seton Hall University, and is the author of the book The Ramparts of Nations (2002). We’re Not Blood is his second film.
Pierre Defendini, Director of Photography, Producer. Defendini is a filmmaker, photographer, and musician. He was a producer and cinematographer on Home (2005), and was assistant director on Satellite (2006) and The Furious Force of Rhymes (2010).
Matthew Fabiano, Producer. Fabiano is a filmmaker and writer. He directed, wrote, and produced True North (2009).
Amanda Larson, Editor, Writer, Associate Producer. Larson is a editor working in documentary, narrative, commercials, and branded content. Her work includes King George, The Diary of Preston Plummer, March Point, and Sweet Crude.
Mollie Goldstein, Editor. Goldstein is an editor working in narrative, documentary, and television. Her work includes The Art of Getting By, Monogamy, Palindromes, The Missing Person, Stella, Hotel Gramercy Park, and Home (2005).
Dave Merson Hess, Original Music. Hess is a musician, film composer and producer. He founded the netlabel Reverse Engine.