DOUGLAS TIROLA — Director / Producer
As President of 4th Row Films Douglas Tirola has produced six documentary films in the past four years, two of which he directed. These include HBO's An Omar Broadway Film (Tribeca Film Festival) and Kati with an I (NY Times Critics' Pick and Gotham Award Nominee). Making the Boys (NY Times Critics' Pick) premiered at Berlin International Film Festival. Fake It So Real (Critics' Pick New Yorker and New York Magazine). All In — The Poker Movie premiered at Cinevegas where it won Grand Jury Award for Best Documentary. Doug has worked as a screenwriter for Paramount, Universal, Fox, Warner Brothers, Sony, and New Line. He also created a division of 4th Row Films, which utilizes independent filmmakers to create branding films for Fortune 500 companies such as American Express, Pepsi, Diageo, and Ford. Doug's first job on a movie was as a production assistant on When Harry Met Sally.
SUSAN BEDUSA — Producer
Susan is Vice President of Development at 4th Row Films, where she develops and produces feature films, documentaries and television. In the past four years, Susan has produced six feature docs: AN OMAR BROADWAY FILM (HBO Documentary Films), OWNING THE WEATHER (IFC International), MAKING THE BOYS (First Run Features, NY Times Critics' Pick), KATI WITH AN I (NY Times Critics' Pick, Gotham Award Nominee), All In — The Poker Movie, and FAKE IT SO REAL. In television, Susan produced the hit MTV show The X-Effect, which ran on the channel for 3 seasons. Upcoming projects for Susan include a feature documentary about the story of the National Lampoon, as well as films profiling Cocktail Culture and Arthouse Movie Theaters. She is also slated to produce the narrative features Victor In December and Lucky Strikes.
ROBERT GREENE — Editor / Producer
Robert's second feature documentary, KATI WITH AN I, was nominated for a Gotham Award for "Best Film Not Playing At A Theater Near You" after festival screenings at Doc NYC and the True/False Film Festival. The film made its theatrical debut in April 2011 and was a New York Times Critic's Pick before bring acquired by Icarus Films. His feature debut, OWNING THE WEATHER premiered at the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival in 2009 and was released theatrically in the summer of 2010. In 2012, Robert's third film, FAKE IT SO REAL, played theatrically across the country after being acquired by Factory 25.
Robert produced and edited AN OMAR BROADWAY FILM (Tribeca 2008), which premiered on HBO in July 2010. Robert produced and edited All In — The Poker Movie (Best Documentary, CineVegas 2009) and edited MAKING THE BOYS (Berlin and Silverdocs 2010), which had its theatrical premiere in March 2011. He also co-edited the award-winning documentary ANYTOWN, USA in 2005.
Before concentrating on features, Robert had numerous documentary and experimental shorts play in festivals around the world. He received his first one-person show at the Millennium in New York in 2002. Robert has been with 4th Row Films for 10 years.
DANIELLE ROSEN — Co-Producer
Danielle was recently promoted to Creative Executive at 4th Row Films. In the past five years she has served as associate producer on a number of feature length documentary films including HBO’S AN OMAR BROADWAY FILM, MAKING THE BOYS (First Run Features, NY Times Critics' Pick), KATI WITH AN I (Gotham Award Nominee, NY Times Critics' Pick), and FAKE IT SO REAL (New Yorker and NY Magazine Critics' Picks). As co-producer of All In — The Poker Movie, she helped oversee production in nine states. Danielle also produces branded entertainment for fortune 500 companies including Avon, Canon, Diageo, and Twentieth Century Fox. She is a graduate of Skidmore College.