JOSHUA M. JOHNSON
Joshua M. Johnson grew up in Olympia, Washington and graduated from The Evergreen State College with a BA in film. Shortly after to moving to Los Angeles, he began working for the Emmy Award winning show The Amazing Race. Since then he has produced and directed for reality television for over 10 years on such shows as Diamond Divers, Whale Wars and the documentary series Inside: Secret America (NatGeo). Most recently he has been creating and developing his own reality series. Josh and his partner have collaborated on over a dozens feature screenplays and have produced several short films together. Buzzard Hollow Beef will be his feature directorial debut.
TARA C. HALL
Tara C. Hall grew up in the Philadelphia area and graduated with a BA in film from The Evergreen State College. She then moved to Los Angeles and studied screenwriting at the Writer’s Boot Camp in Santa Monica for 2 years. In 2012 she won Best Comedy for her short film Envy, which she wrote and directed. Since then her screenplays have placed in various competitions including: the Austin Film Festival, Final Draft’s Big Break Competition, Table Read My Screenplay, Fresh Voices and most recently in the ISA Fast Track Fellowship.