Our Creative Team
A native of Southwest Harbor, Peter Logue has directed, filmed, and edited a series of acclaimed short films including: The Search for the White Rose, a documentary about German university students who led a massive resistance against the Nazis, has screened at Harvard, USC, DePaul, Springfield College, and over forty other venues and has been distributed in more than 5,000 high schools nationwide; and The Crooked Road Shakespeare Kids, an award-winning short film about a group of homeschool students who share a passion for the work of William Shakespeare. Peter has produced and directed commissioned films for Friends of Acadia, College of the Atlantic, the Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory, MDI Hospital, Camp Beech Cliff, Criterion Theatre, MDI Historical Society, Bar Harbor Historical Society, and the New England Parkinson’s Ride. He received the 2016 Maine Arts Commission Artist Fellowship for Multimedia/ Film.
Jahn Sood is a New York based playwright and composer. He assisted composer Pat Irwin (of the B-52’s) on the scores of AMC’s Feed the Beast, Showtime’s Nurse Jackie, HBO’s Bored to Death, and several films. His original works have been presented at The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, Two River Theater Company, Barrington Stage, Goodspeed Opera House, Joe’s Pub, 54 Below, Cloud City, SPACE at Ryder Farm, Barrow Street, Musical Theatre Factory, Theater at St. Clements, NYU Tisch, Culturehub Studios, The Factory Theater (Boston), Barn Arts Collective (Bass Harbor, ME), The Strand Theater (Rockland, ME), Seoul Institute of the Arts (Korea) and Stage Theater Neue Flora (Hamburg, Germany). He was a founding member of Ezra Furman & the Harpoons and toured nationally with the group. He is a graduate of NYU Tisch (Graduate Musical Theater Writing) and Tufts University and a proud member of the Dramatist’s Guild of America, ASCAP and AFM Local 802.
Dean Merrill has been working with media for over fifteen years as a cinematographer and director. He has worked with international brands and studios such as National Geographic, The History Channel, ABC, L.L. Bean, Timberland, LoJack, Chase Manhattan, and featured in The New York Times, National Public Radio (NPR), Filmmaker, Indiewire, and MovieMaker Magazine. He was the cinematographer for the 2015 feature film "Neptune" and has worked on several Maine-made narrative films throughout his career.