Dons of Disco
Director: Jonathan Sutak
Germany, United States, 2018, 86 min
Cast:Den Harrow, Tom Hooker
Crew:Producer: Jonathan Sutak
Email:jvsutak AT gmail.com
A 1980s lip-syncing scandal escalates into a bitter war between an American singer and an Italian male model. Who is the 'true' artist behind Den Harrow: the face, or the voice?
About the director
Jonathan Sutak is an independent film producer and director from New York City, currently living in Los Angeles. His short documentary, The Foreigner, won Best Short Documentary at the 2015 Las Vegas Film Festival. His feature documentary, Dons of Disco, World Premiered at the 2018 Rome Film Festival and is currently making the festival rounds in the United States. He also executive produced Julian Branciforte's feature comedy Don’t Worry Baby, which won the Audience Award at the 2016 Sun Valley Film Festival and was released theatrically by Gunpowder and Sky in 2016. Jonathan also works in the industry as a producer and editor of movie trailers. His contributions to marketing campaigns for studio and independent films - Bumblebee, Logan, Kingsman: The Secret Service, American Animals, Spring Breakers, James White, Transformers 5, Palo Alto, etc. - have earned him multiple Golden Trailer and Clio awards and nominations. You can view some of his favorite trailers here: http://discotheque.studio/marketing/ He studied art history at Bard College.