TODD NUNES – DIRECTOR / WRITER
Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, TODD NUNES began writing and directing at an early age. While still in high school, Todd produced and directed his own horror-related stage and video productions, and immediately after graduating founded the theatrical production company Benecia Stage Productions. In Los Angeles Todd studied screenwriting at UCLA’s Writers’ Program and produced an original two-act play at UCLA’s Theater Underground. Graduating with honors from The Los Angeles Film School, his thesis film Two Brothers was accepted by The Short Film Festival of Los Angeles and chosen to be the festival’s Official Selection. An avid and lifelong fan of horror films, Todd’s impressive collection of films and knowledge of the genre inspired him to write more than six feature-length horror screenplays. For the past six years Todd has written a Halloween Haunted House attraction in the Los Angeles area and in 2013 he completed his first horror feature, Scary Larry, as Writer, Director, and editor.
In 2015 Todd wrote and directed the award-winning Santa slasher All Through the House. The film received 19 festival nominations and six awards, including Best Director (Hardcore Horror Fest, Chicago, IL); Audience Choice Award, Best Editing, and Best Slasher (RIP Film Festival, Hollywood, CA); and Best Local Feature (Another Hole in the Head Film Festival, San Francisco, CA).
STEPHEN READMOND – PRODUCER
STEPHEN READMOND has worked in the film industry for nearly 30 years. He began his career working on feature films including Fargo, Independence Day, Wag the Dog, Two Days In the Valley, Mighty Ducks 2, and Cousins. Along the way Stephen worked with some of Hollywood’s top talent: Joel & Ethan Coen, Barry Levinson, Steven Soderbergh, Roger Deakins, and Bob Richardson. For the past 10 years Stephen has been working as a director/producer for TV and Internet commercials with his firm The Readmond Company and he served as producer for the Santa slasher All Through the House.