Show & Tell
Piece A'Cake
The Gardener's Daughter

DEAN POLLACK-- Director, Writer, Producer, Editor

Dean Pollack is an award-winning filmmaker and editor. His work has been seen on CBS, NBC, FOX TV, A&E, Showtime, Discovery, Bravo and HBO/CINEMAX. He has completed his next directorial effort, the feature film "AUDREY" starring Sybil Darrow, Charles Shaughnessy and Ed Asner. He is also prepping his next feature, "The Gardener's Daughter".

Dean wrote, produced and directed the independent feature "Show & Tell" which won the first ever $100,000 "BLOCKBUSTER Independent Filmmaker Award" and had a two year run on SHOWTIME. An insightful look at the world of Tabloid TV, "Show & Tell" premiered at Tribeca Films FIRST LOOK series and went on to screen at numerous festivals around the country, including the Austin Film Festival where it garnered the Second Place award.

For many years Dean worked in the documentary field. He edited various reality television shows for national syndication as well as three documentaries for HBO/CINEMAX. All three were nominated for Cable ACE awards with "Orson Welles: What Went Wrong" receiving a Silver Plaque at the Chicago International Film Festival.

Dean has also worked for producer Arnold Kopelson, spending three months in Poland's Auschwitz/Birkenau concentration camp to write, direct and edit a documentary on the making of "Triumph of the Spirit." Dean's documentary went on to win First Place at the Suffolk County and Houston International Film Festivals.

Dean graduated with highest honors from New York University's film school. His narrative thesis film "B.Y.O.B." was honored with the Best Editing Award at the annual N.Y.U. First Run Festival. Dean also received the school's most prestigious filmmaking award, the merit-based WTC Johnson Fellowship-a full tuition fellowship awarded to only one filmmaker each year.



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