Biography

ANDY FORTENBACHER is a New York City based writer, director, and producer. He has built a portfolio of 16 short films as a director, and worked as a producer on 3 feature-length films, several short films, music videos, documentaries, and commercials. His short film, Moths, received awards from several festivals and was a semi-finalist in the 2015 Student Academy Awards. His comedy/horror short film, Melon Head, screened at over thirty-five film festivals worldwide and received awards for best film, best comedy, and audience choice.

Fortenbacher believes that exceptional work is the result of strong collaboration. He relies on his team to help bring his vision to life so that he can meticulously focus on the details in order to achieve polished results.

Fortenbacher is the founder of Jaywalk Productions Inc and is currently developing narrative projects under that banner.