JOHN FERRY, writer, producer, editor and director has been involved in the production of non-fiction films for over three decades, working closely with Academy Award winner Robert Snyder on such films as Reflections: R. Buckminster Fuller for the United States Information Agency, Claudio Arrau: A Life in Music, Ruth Asawa: of Forms and Growth, Willem de Kooning: Artist, The Vatican Collection, Michelangelo: Self-Portrait, Pablo Casals: A Cry for Peace, and Henry Miller: To Paint is to Love Again.
More recently he produced and directed such films as Sitting Bull: A Stone in My Heart, Contrary Warrior, Makin' It, and Taking and Alcatraz. In a Small Town is his latest. He has a Masters Degree in Cinema and a BA in Theater Arts.
GRACE DE SOTO FERRY, Producer and Writer.
Sitting Bull: A Stone in My Heart marks Grace De Soto Ferry’s first effort as a producer and writer. She has since produced and written four other non-fiction features, Contrary Warrior: The Life and Times of Adam Fortunate Eagle, Makin’ It, Taking Alcatraz and In a Small Town. She recently published two books of short stories Hey Guy This Is The Butterfly, and Crows On the Line.
Ahh, the good ol' days! Nothing like theading a 35mm print through a projector and hearing that wonderful "rrrrrrrrrrr" sound.
...but would I go back? NO!
John Ferry filming, 1975
John and Grace filming short narrative film, 1970's
John Ferry filming, 2016. Grey hair - what grey hair?