Design & Stuff

This film is based on the true story of Shepard Fairey's first act of street art during his time at Rhode Island School of Design from 1989-1992.

Director: Julian Marshall
Producer: Andrew Gisch
Director of Photography: David Vollrath
Writer: Alex Jablonski

Executive Producers:
Bonnie Cohen
Robin Greenspun
Danny Greenspun
Ankur Jain
Nicholas de Kwiatkowski
Stephen Luczo
Gregory Marks
Julian Marshall
Lydia Marshall
Michael Marshall
Amy Palmer
Andy Palmer
Learned Vices

Shepard Fairey: Josh Wills
Buddy Cianci: Keith Jochim
Jonah: Tom O'Neill
Dean Carter: Patrick Collins
Ray DeLeo: Frank Vollero
Ella: Elizabeth Roberge

Associate Producers:
Andreas Nicholas
Lawrence Bassin
Cameron Morton
Joseph Hall
Jonathan Shriftman
Jake Medwell
Keith Eckle
Julian Mulvey
Michael Barry
Heather Paxton
Kimberly De Los Angeles
Kendall Dunaway

Production Designer: Dustin Sohn
Art Director: Matt Vidalis
Assistant Art Director: Ian Glover
Set Decoration: Sarah Hill Richmond
Editor: Alex Jablonski and Julian Marshall
Score: Nick Garcia
Credits Music: Nick Garcia, KAM Royal, Skinny
Wardrobe: Deborah Newhall
1st AC: Darryl Byrne
2nd AC: Matthew Hedges
Gaffer: Frans Wetterings
Best Boy Electric: Jason Bowen
Key Grip: Frank Montesanto
Best Boy Grip: Joe Battista
Dolly Grip: PJ Hand
Sound Mixer: Jason Fyrberg
Boom Operator: Ryan Baker
UPM: Jim Bird
1st AD: Cameron Morton
2nd AD: Katie Kramer
2nd 2nd AD: Stephen Turro
Supervising Sound Editor: Rabb Whitehead
Hair & Makeup: Gina Ferrucci
Script Supervisor: Jackie Kamel

This film was supported by a handful of very generous individuals, Kickstarter, and Learned Vices

OBEY THE GIANT was Julian Marshall's thesis film at Rhode Island School of Design in 2012. It is a film about RISD students, made by RISD students.

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