Things I Don’t Understand

2011, 111 minutes, Drama/Comedy A detached grad student forms a cathartic bond with a terminally ill girl she’s interviewing for her thesis and the damaged bartender downstairs with a mysterious past as she faces eviction from the home she’s built for herself with her artist roommates.

  • Director: David Spaltro
  • Producers: Lee Gillentine & David Spaltro
  • Cinematographer: Gus Sacks
  • Official Website
  • IMDb
  • Winner: Best Narrative Feature - Indie Spirit Film Festival
  • Winner: Best Feature - Philadelphia Independent Film Festival
  • Winner: Best Actress (Molly Ryman) - Northwest Ohio Independent Film Festival
  • Winner: Audience Award - Blue Whiskey Independent Film Festival
  • Winner: Best Actress (Molly Ryman) - Blue Whiskey Independent Film Festival
  • Winner: Best Supporting Actress (Grace Fulsom) - Blue Whiskey Independent Film Festival
  • Winner: Best Support Actor (Hugo Dillon) - Blue Whiskey Independent Film Festival
  • Winner: Best Feature - Hard Acre Film Festival
  • Winner: Best Feature - Sycamore Film Festival
  • Winner: Best Feature - Coney Island Film Festival

…Around

2008, 104 minutes, Drama/Comedy A dark, dramatic comedy about making it in New York. From Jersey City to Penn Station, …Around is about getting up to fall back down again. Domestically Available on Netflix and Amazon Video on Demand and on Blink Box in the UK.

  • Director: David Spaltro
  • Producers: Lee Gillentine & Nick Boris
  • Cinematographer: David Barkan
  • Official Website
  • IMDb
  • Winner: Best Actor (Rob Evans) Idyllwild International Film Festival

Man of the People

2009, Web Series, Comedy A fast-paced mockumentary following the campaign of bumbling underdog Mayoral candidate Toby Morton’s quest to become New York’s next fearless leader.

  • Director: Gary Waldinger
  • Line Producer: Lee Gillentine
  • Cinematographer: Timur Civan
  • Official Website
  • IMDb
  • Winner 2nd Place - Cleveland Indie Gathering