Down By Pictures is the Los Angeles based creative team of filmmakers Joel Garber & Robin Hardy.
Joel Garber is a Milwaukee born filmmaker based in Los Angeles. He received his M.F.A. in Cinema from San Francisco State University. His films have screened at festivals around the world including the Palm Springs International ShortFest, the Miami Short Film Festival Festival, NewFilmmakers LA & NY, and the Canadian Film Centre - Toronto. Joel makes a living as a Writer, Editor, and Producer for clients such as HGTV, Animal Planet, and the L.A. Greek Film Festival. He is also the co-founder of the Jewish Community Center for Vulnerability and Family Darkness, a storytelling workshop and performance series.
Robin Hardy is a Los Angeles based Actor, Writer and Producer who grew up in the film industry on sets such as Sex, Lies, and Videotape and Erin Brockovich. Originally from Louisiana, Robin received a B.A. in Theater from the College of Charleston and she continues her studies with the Stuart Rogers' Studio in L.A. Having worked with A-list Directors and Producers in both production and the editing room, Robin has a varied and nuanced understanding of the film world that she is parlaying into her own films.