Tattoo You The Film's Creative Team is comprised of entertainment industry and non-profit professionals who share the belief that we can create meaningful change through the healing power of storytelling.
S.R. Bindler - Director
Robb (S.R.) Bindler is a director who finds humor, levity, and poignancy in everyday subjects. His eye for natural detail and his comedic instincts elevate his commercial work, and were the cornerstones of his critically lauded film debut, Hands on a Hardbody. The documentary feature, which recorded an endurance contest in Texas that offered a Nissan Hardbody Truck as the prize,
was a festival hit around the country and won the AFI Audience Award for Best Documentary.
Robb’s iconic story has since been adapted for the stage and opened on Broadway March 2013 with a score from Amanda Green and Phish's Trey Anastasio and a story by Pulitzer Prize winner Douglas Wright.
A native of Longview, Texas, Robb attended New York University's Tisch School of the Arts' Film program. He has worked with top advertising agencies including Wieden & Kennedy, BBDO, DDB, Grey, McCann, Arnold, and TBWA/Chiat Day. His work has won ADDYs, Andys, and has been honored by the AICP/MoMA Show. More about Robb here.
Lisa Kenner Grissom - Writer/Producer
Lisa is an LA-based playwright/screenwriter. Tattoo You The Film is based upon Lisa's award-winning play of the same name. The play version of Tattoo You won the National 10-Minute Play Award at The Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival and has been seen by audiences in D.C., Boston, New York and LA. Tattoo You also won the 2013 Samuel French Off Off Broadway Festival and is published by Samuel French.
One-Act Plays include: Home Is A Four-Letter Word (Chalk Rep), Asshole (Collaboraction), Drinks Before Flight (Boston Theatre Marathon; published by Smith & Kraus in 2015), The Girls (Boston Theatre Marathon), Orangutan & Lulu (Estrogenius Festival).
Full-Length Plays include: Motherland (Semi-finalist: Princess Grace Playwriting Fellowship; Jewish Plays Project), Chambers (Finalist: O’Neill National Playwrights Conference, The Lark, WordBRIDGE; Semi-finalist: Ashland New Play Festival, PlayPenn), Shelter (Semi-finalist: PlayPenn).
Lisa attended The O'Neill Playwrights Conference as a Kennedy Center Fellow and Playwright Observer and was a Finalist for the Playwrights' Center Core Apprentice Program. Her work has been presented and/or developed at The Kennedy Center, Boston Playwrights’ Theatre, Chalk Rep, The Clurman Theater, Manhattan Theatre Source, The Blank Theatre, The Road Theatre and more.
A native of Boston and living in Los Angeles, Lisa spends quality time on both coasts. She received her B.A. from Wesleyan University and her MFA from Lesley University. She is a proud member of The Playwrights Union, Antaeus Playwrights Lab and The Dramatists Guild. More about Lisa here.
Noam Dromi - Producer
Noam Dromi is a writer/producer, marketing executive and digital strategist specializing in cross platform content development for corporations, brands & entertainment companies. He's regarded as one of the leading social media producers in media and entertainment having worked on over 200 films, television shows, brand launches and more.
He co-wrote the Warner Bros/Alcon Entertainment film Dolphin Tale starring Morgan Freeman, Harry Connick Jr & Ashley Judd. The film grossed $100 million at the worldwide box office.
Noam is the President of Driveby Entertainment Group, a production company he founded with actor/producer Orlando Jones (Sleepy Hollow, Drumline, Evolution). He oversees development of the company’s film, television, publishing and digital programming slate in addition to heading up business development opportunities in brand partnerships, live events and non-profit ventures. He's also a partner in the recently launched Legion of Creatives, a fully integrated multimedia entertainment studio specializing in digital first programming that targets under-served audiences.
Noam recently served as the President of social media agency New Medici where he and his team developed campaigns for a wide range of media, technology and consumer brand clients.
He continues to serve as a digital media and marketing strategist for a range of entertainment companies including Alcon Entertainment (The Blind Side, Book of Eli, Dolphin Tale), K/O Entertainment (Star Trek: Into Darkness, Amazing Spiderman 2, Sleepy Hollow), The Film Arcade (Afternoon Delight, ACOD, Song One) and Millennium Films (Olympus Has Fallen, Expendables, Legend of Hercules). More about Noam here.
Gina Salemi - Producer
After a fulfilling and exciting career in front of the camera in LA and NYC, Gina became intrigued with working behind-the-scenes and transitioned into film and TV production at Asylum Entertainment. As a producer of docu-reality shows, she combined her love of producing with her passion for positive, uplifting content that benefits not only participants, but also viewers and society as a whole.
Gina continued to work with the major prime time and cable television networks becoming an integral part of a multitude of productions and casting teams. She served as a producer for several seasons on such hit shows as Extreme Makeover: Home Edition (ABC), Kitchen Nightmares (FOX), Master Chef (FOX), The Moment (USA), The Locator (WE), and Addicted (TLC).
Currently, Gina works at SunnyBoy Entertainment, a production and post-production house that provides creative services for the studios and TV networks. Gina works alongside a talented creative team wearing many hats including producer, casting producer, post-production supervisor and manager.
A native of Chicago and living in Los Angeles, Gina thrives on developing passion projects while expanding her repertoire within the entertainment industry. She received her B.S. in Psychology from the University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign.
Gina looks positively to the future knowing that every past experience has led her to today and dedicates her whole-hearted passion in the arts and entertainment to tell unique, compelling and thought-provoking stories.