The Winds blew Justin Joseph Hall from the Midwest rapidly to New York. Over some cheap beer and pizza, Fourwind began. We work with the outstanding talent around the globe based in New York and Los Angeles.
Justin is an independent film director and editor who's worked in Asia, Africa, Europe, North America, and South America on an array of documentary and narrative film projects. He has worked with Emmy and Oscar nominated Directors and Producers. These featured projects include Rock & A Hard Place and Life On Parole among others.
He's currently in post-production on his first documentary feature, Frames of Reference, a multi-continental effort that explores localized education across the globe. Justin is also currently directing a short narrative, Prologue, and an internet documentary series.
A New Jersey native, Ricky Rosario is an independent Producer and Director who resides in Los Angeles, CA. His experience spans across commercials, music videos and films. He has also worked as a Production Manager and Location Manager. With a degree in Marketing and Finance from Seton Hall University, Ricky is highly budget conscience when it comes to efficient and powerful storytelling.
Ricky joined Fourwind Films in 2015, but before getting into the film industry, Ricky worked at NBCU/Telemundo as an Affiliate Relations Analyst. Outside of his experience in Production, he is also an avid photographer. Ricky is currently promoting and showcasing his short film, “Abuela’s Luck”.
Daria is an internationally-renowned photographer and graphic designer. Originally from Saint Petersburg, Russia, she has lived and worked in Belgium, Germany, Hong Kong and Portugal before coming to the United States. In photography she specializes in architecture, travel, events and artistic portraiture. She has done work for Adidas, BMW, Pinterest, Facebook and KFC among others.
She is currently working in post-production for commercial video advertising and preparing a number of photography exhibitions and talks.
Gary Jaquez, a New Jersey native, has turned a life-long passion in photography into a career as an independent Cinematographer. After graduating from William Paterson University with a B.A. in Film Production, he relocated to Los Angeles in 2014. He has spent the last couple of years expanding his film portfolio continuing to pursue his interest in narrative storytelling. Gary has filmed over a dozen music videos reaching over millions of views. He has worked with companies like Samsung, Fiat, Nickelodeon and Sketchers among others, on creative content.
He speaks English and Spanish fluently and has worked in China, Bahamas, Dominican Republic and all around the United States.
Piper is a screenwriter and playwright. Her short film Prologue is in post-production with Fourwind Films. Her self-produced short Veronica is also in post-production. She has developed plays with the Actor's Studio (East), Ugly Rhino, and the 24 Hour Plays.
In addition to writing she has a background in education and development, and has worked at the O'Brien School for the Maasai in Tanzania. Piper is a graduate of SMU's Meadows School of the Arts.