Chad Hartigan was born in Nicosia, Cyprus, and graduated from the North Carolina School of the Arts. In 2008, he wrote and directed his first feature, LUKE AND BRIE ARE ON A FIRST DATE, which had its world premiere at the Hamptons International Film Festival and its international premiere at the Mar Del Plata Film Festival. A Latin-American remake entitled LUNA EN LEO was released in 2013. His second feature, THIS IS MARTIN BONNER, world premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, where it was awarded the Audience Award for Best of NEXT.
Chad Hartigan together with Marta Cunningham will conduct the Master Class A director\'s approach to producing independent films in the USA
Also, the meeting with Chad Hartigan, director, will take place on wednesday, august 7th, around 10:00 pm after the screening of \"This is Martin Bonner.\" Kaja Klimek will lead the discussion with the director.