Female producer, Saleah Smith, who has worked on award-winning films and television shows including Evil Lives Here and My Dirty Little Secret, speaks to Monica about her role in producing films. Fellow producer of The Foster Portfolio, Joel Pincosy, is another award-winner, whose short films have screened at festivals across the US.
Based on the original short story by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., The Foster Portfolio is an offbeat, mid-century tale about a rookie investment counselor who discovers that his penniless client is hiding a million-dollar inheritance in order to conceal a strange, double life.
In the role of Jim Crane is Roe Hartrampf, known for his work in Romeo Vs. Juliet, Broker, and A Good Marriage. His television credits include Boardwalk Empire, Elementary and Blue Bloods. Joel Nagle, playing Herbert Foster, is also no stranger to the screen, known for his work in Spike Lee’s Oscar nominated Do the Right Thing, We Are What We Are and Palimpsest. Rounding off the talented cast is Rebecca Watson whose extensive screen credits include HBO’s The Normal Heart, Hulu’s Difficult People, Showtime’s The Big C, Starz’ Flesh and Bone, NBC’s Deception and Law & Order.
Kurt Vonnegut adaptation of “The Foster Portfolio” premiered at the prestigious Tribeca Film Festival 2017′.