SUZANNE JOE KAI
DIRECTOR / PRODUCER / WRITER

Suzanne Joe Kai is a filmmaker, journalist, and founder of StudioLA.TV a boutique production company. Prior to her current feature documentary film in production, LIKE A ROLLING STONE: The Life & Times of Ben Fong-Torres, Kai was a broadcast journalist on the air for KRON TV (NBC), KTVU TV (FOX), KGO TV (ABC), KGUN TV (ABC), and KCBS Newsradio (CBS). Kai also was a national business director and producer of entertainment videos for RottenTomatoes.com during its start-up years, and created SPRINT’s Hollywood video channel. She is a member of the TV Academy, Writers Guild non-fiction caucus, and AAJA-LA.org.

As an Emmy-nominated broadcast news journalist at San Francisco’s KRON-TV (NBC), she wrote and produced documentaries and was named “Best Woman News Reporter” by a newspaper survey. Kai earned an MA (Documentary/ Film/TV) from Stanford University, and a BA from Mills where she was a music deejay.

Her award-winning documentary, The Last Line, sold-out its screenings at festivals from California to London. Festival programmers brought storm troopers to march in the streets of London to welcome her film.

OUR TEAM

MORE THAN 100 TALENTED AND CREATIVE PEOPLE ARE MAKING THIS FILM. HERE ARE A FEW!

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER:
FREIDA LEE MOCK

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY:
JASON JOSSEFER
FRAZER BRADSHAW
HIROSHI HARA

SOUND RECORDIST:
MATT KING
MICHAEL PRIMMER
ANTON HERBERT
JIM WOO
MATT KING

EDITOR:
GREG BYERS – CO-PRODUCER