Tarek Albaba is a Writer/Producer from San Diego, California. Shortly after receiving a science degree in video and film productions, Tarek worked on many shows and feature length films, some of which include the Fox affiliates series WATCH OVER ME, SAINTS AND SINNERS, HEIRESS, WE GOT NEXT, and WICKED WICKED GAMES, SEMI-PRO, PINEAPPLE EXPRESS, HOLE IN ONE, THE LAST REEF, GIANT SHARK 3D and STOP LOSS.
Applying what he learned from the studio productions, Tarek went on to direct and produce various music videos, commercials and short documentaries. Currently, Tarek is in development with two feature films, "1948" and "Look Into My Eyes." He is attached to both films as Producer/Writer.
Chris Patterson is a cinematographer based out of San Diego, CA. He has been shooting film, video and digital media professionally for over a decade. Chris's passion for the field began through filming snowboarding in Aspen, CO back in the early 90's. Since then he has made it his career, shooting for several different production companies up and down the west coast including his own company, Refraction Film.
He has a unique eye for capturing extraordinary images. Chris holds his union card with the IATSE 728 studio lighting technicians based out of Hollywood, CA and had this to say about his experience working in 728. I have learned from the best how to use light for more than just an exposure. To me lighting is one of the most important parts of cinematography, after all it is lights, then camera.
KimElaine's Boston roots have served her well. She grew up surrounded by classic architecture, timeless antiques and fine art. Having also lived in the beautiful cities of Miami and San Diego, she has a true appreciation for stunning settings. And this background has greatly influenced her occupation.
Starting her career as an Assistant in the Art Department, KimElaine then moved on to set dressing for television. She is now a Set Decorator and Stylist for commercials, film, television and photo shoots.
KimElaine is dedicated to her craft. "Set decoration is a passion, seeing what you create come to life."
Born and raised in South Padre Island Texas, the party capital of the south, Noreen grew up fun loving. Draw to the world of film and television, she studied production at the University of North Texas. She started to cut her teeth in the commercial film production world of Dallas in 1999, where she quickly rose thru the ranks to Assistant Director.
In 2006 when Fox offered her a job on a TV series shooting in San Diego CA, it was time to pack her bags and take a drive. Four years later Noreen calls Venice, CA home. She continues to work as a First AD, as well as Production Manager and Line Producer on film productions all over the US. She has worked with well known actors such as Gary Oldman, Sam Trammell, Jeff Fayhe, Christian Slater, Powers Booth, Dane Cook, Tatum O'Neal, Faye Dunaway, Shannyn Sossamon, and Nick Nolte. Her love of travel has also given her the opportunity to shoot in Peru (Lima), UK (London), Italy (Verona and Rome), Hawaii, Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, North Carolina, Idaho, and Utah. With her suitcase always packed, she is always on the look out for a new adventure.
Additional Crew Members
- President, Account Executive
- Editor, Cinematographer
- Post-production Supervisor, Co-Producer
Michelle L. Gilmore
- Key Make-up Artist