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High and Dry: Where the Desert Meets Rock 'n' Roll
High and Dry the Movie
.HIGH and DRY Bios
Michael Toubassi
Michael ToubassiDirector
Michael Toubassi is the co-founder of Upstairs Film, an Arizona not-for-profit production company. A graduate of the University of Arizona, Michael has written, directed and produced a number of short independent films and documentary videos. In addition to his work in film production, Michael is the president of Bossy Management, a music management and promotions company
Chris Wagganer
Chris WagganerProducer
A fixture in the Tucson music scene in the ’80s and ’90s, Chris Wagganer now resides in Los Angeles, where he divides his time between working as a video technician in the motion picture industry and writing, producing and directing music videos and Super 8 films.
Richard Darge
Richard G. DargeEditor
Richard attended ASU his first year and graduated with a degree in film from USC in Los Angeles. He has created a number of short films and directed and edited an independent feature-length comedy while in high school. This will be his first documentary.
Sandi Bangasser
Sandi BangasserAssistant Editor
Sandi Bangasser grew up in Redlands, CA, and she graduated from the film program at Northwestern University in Evanston, IL. She is a documentary filmmaker and editor, and has worked on several documentary films on topics ranging from Indian gypsy music, to the Irish circus, to the state of the death penalty in Chicago, IL.
High and Dry Crew Credits

Written, Produced And Directed By
Michael Toubassi

Associate Producers
Leigh Godfrey
Carol Knorr
Douglas Woods

Sound Editor & Mixer
Christopher Fina

Post Production Sound
Nutmeg Audio Post, NYC

Finishing Editor
Alan Armes

Creative Consultant
Tyler Hubby

Additional Camera & Sound
Daniel D'Alessio
Andrew Del Vecchio
Andrew Charles Dunn
Lewis Fowler
Jason Gallegos
David M. Gil
Stacey Halper
Todd Johnson
Robert Loomis
Trina Lopez
Tim O'Grady
Paul Redmond

Production Assistants
Claude Chassain
Jason Gallegos
Kristen Littwin
Dirk Van Fleet

Produced By
Chris Wagganer

Edited By
Richard G. Darge
Christopher Diaz

Cinematography & Sound By
Anna Lee Keefer
Chris Wagganer

Assistant Editors
Sandi Bangasser
Alisa Lipsitt
Margit Pfeiffer
Dirk Van Fleet
Hallie Faben
Amanda Ashy

Live Concert Editors
Kenneth Thomas
Chris Boscardin

Live Concert Sound
Jim Blackwood

Art & Logo Design
Kay Nothstein
David Hostetler

Damian Elahi, Esq.
LaPolt Law, Inc.

Accounting By
Ted Welch

Editing Interns
Jessica Murray

Marilyn Tucker

Mr. Twisty

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