Director Michael Goode studied film and cinematography at USC and Art Center before breaking into the industry as a storyboard artist for such directors as Doug Liman, Barry Levinson, and F. Gary Gray. Since then, Michael has directed short films for Walt Disney Pictures, received an Emmy nomination for Main Title Design, and helmed several national commercial campaigns in the U.S. and Australia.
Co-Producer and star Daniel Lissing is making his behind-the-camera debut with The Answers. Daniel’s background as an actor and musician prepared him to step into the role of film producer and creative collaborator. Daniel and Michael partnered to bring The Answers to life from the ground up starting with a story conference at Daniel’s dining room table.
Currently, Daniel and Michael are developing TV and feature film projects that reflect their shared passion for imaginative, character-based storytelling.
Composer Arturo Cardelús hails from Madrid, Spain. He studied piano performance at the Royal Academy of Music in London, Franz Liszt Academy in Budapest, and the Conservatorio Superior de Música in Salamanca. Cardelús then shifted his focus, studying composition and film scoring at Boston’s Berklee College of Music, where he graduated summa cum laude and received the composition department’s highest award. In advertising, he has worked on national campaigns for companies including Mercedes-Benz, featuring Jon Hamm, and Xarelto. Cardelús currently lives in Los Angeles.
Los Angeles-based director of photography Colin Pregent grew up an avid movie fan in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Since earning a degree in film from the University of Southern California, Colin has established himself as a sought-after cinematographer for documentaries, commercials, and special events.
Hair/Makeup/Wardrobe stylist Dawn Sorenson works in print, commercial, film, and live performance. Being involved in theater throughout her childhood, she fell in love with the aesthetics and design of the stage. With an eye for detail, Dawn is driven in her artistry by her love of all things colorful and creative.