About the Director
Mary Gillen Blythe (Director, Writer, Producer) is a New York-bred, Los Angeles-based writer-director whose narrative films have screened at festivals and museums internationally from the Hamptons International Film Festival to the Palais de Tokyo in Paris. As a commercial director she has created content for beauty clients such as Nest Fine Fragrances and Bond No. 9 Parfum, and her professional background includes work for HBO, Sundance Channel and Leverage Management. Mary is a graduate of Columbia University's MFA film program and a member of Film Independent, IFP, Women in Film and Film Fatales. She is also a former yoga teacher who enjoys poking fun at the things she loves for the sake of entertainment.
About the Cast
Namaste, Bitches features Edi Gathegi (Twilight franchise, "Proof," “The Blacklist”), Parvesh Cheena ("Transformers: Rescue Bots," "Outsourced"), and Oscar®-winner Luke Matheny (Oscar® for best live action short film - God of Love), Sujata Day (“Awkward Black Girl”), Aly Mawji (Silicon Valley”), as well as Alex Dawson (Let’s Get Awesome, Clara's Karma), Adele Rene (Let the Game Begin, The Thing in the Corner), Keirin Brown (1000 Points of Light, L.A., I Hate You, Little Piggies), Oren Skoog (Transylmania, Bobby), Caitlin Talbot (Thula), Henry McMillan (“You’ll Be Fine,” InAPPropriate Comedy), and Tania Verafield (Harsh Times, Short Term 12).
Creator/Writer/Exec Producer/Lead - Summer Chastant
Director/Writer/Producer - Mary Gillen Blythe
Producers - Kelly Parker, Tamar Sasson, Caitlin Talbot
Cinematographers - Rita Baghdadi, Ed Blythe
Editor - Brit DeLillo (additional editing on episodes 2&3 by Robert Lee)
DIT - James Karhu
For a full list of the cast and crew info please click here