Name: Albert Tholen

Bio: Albert is a filmmaker living and working in New York City. He graduated from Wesleyan University in 2015, and he's since directed, shot, or produced a slew of short-form content, including short narratives, documentary films, and music videos. Albert is the co-founder of artist/filmmaker collective Zakkubalan and a member of NYC production companies, Good Baby Films and People's Television. He is a 2016-2017 Marcie Bloom Fellow in Film.

Fun Fact: Steinway & Sons moved its piano factory out to its current location in Astoria, Queens in 1870 in order to distance its workers from labor movements and disruption by anarchists and socialists.

Favorite Film: Possession by Andrej Zulawski