Matt Zoller Seitz , a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in criticism, is the TV critic for New York Magazine and , as well as the editor-in-chief of .
A Brooklyn-based writer and filmmaker, Seitz has written, narrated, edited, or produced more than a hundred hours' worth of video essays about cinema history and style for The Museum of the Moving Image and The L Magazine , among other outlets. His five-part 2009 video essay, " Wes Anderson : The Substance of Style," was later spun off into a New York Times bestselling hardcover book: The Wes Anderson Collection (Abrams, 2013).
Seitz is the founder and original editor of The House Next Door, now a part of Slant Magazine , and the publisher of Press Play, a blog of film and TV criticism and video essays. He is the director of the 2005 romantic comedy Home .
Anne Washburn 's plays include Mr. Burns , The Internationalist , A Devil at Noon , and a transadaptation of Euripides’s Orestes . She lives in New York City and, occasionally, Buenos Aires.
Max Dalton is a graphic artist living in Buenos Aires, Argentina, by way of Barcelona, New York, and Paris. He has published a few books and illustrated some others, including The Wes Anderson Collection (Abrams, 2013). Max started painiting in 1977, and since 2008, he has been creating posters about music, movies, and pop culture, quickly becoming one of the top names in the industry.
Dionycia is a group based in New York City .  It strives for eclectic and synthetic adaptations of all Greek and Roman stories, retaining the scope and spirit of the original Athenian festival. Dionycia recognizes the balance which the Greek plays struck between true entertainment and platforms to explore themes, concerns, and ideas. The group has written and performed plays in somewhat of a modern or postmodern style. One example, "Daydreaming: Non-Platonic Solids in the Sky," portrays technology as contemporary philosophy (or Sophistry ), adapting The Clouds by Aristophanes   touching off from The Matrix , Exercise trends , and the spirit of those old Chinese curses, May you live in interesting times .