EXCLUSIVE: CAA has signed director, producer and author Matthew Perniciaro.
Perniciaro’s five-part docuseries directorial debut Second of Fact, for Amazon Studios/IMDb TV, debuted April 2 and tells the never-before-seen story behind the homicide of beloved husband and father of Michael Jordan, James Jordan, in addition to the historical past of social injustice in Robeson County, NC, the place two youngsters, Larry Demery and Daniel Inexperienced, have been charged and convicted of the crime. He beforehand directed the shortform documentary collection Marvel’s Black Panther: A Nation Below Our Ft that includes author Ta-Nehisi Coates.
Perniciaro co-founded Bow and Arrow Leisure in 2014 with Michael Sherman to provide artist-driven narrative and documentary characteristic movies.
The corporate lately produced the critically-acclaimed and award-winning documentaries The Flight for Magnolia/Hulu, The Truffle Hunters for Sony Photos Classics, and Disclosure: Trans Lives on Display for Netflix. Different beforehand produced movies embrace: Crystal Moselle’s Skate Kitchen, Josephine Decker’s Madeline’s Madeline, Rashid Johnson’s Native Son, and Alex Ross Perry’s Her Odor.
Previous to beginning Bow and Arrow, Perniciaro produced the documentary Extra Than a Sport, starring LeBron James, SXSW winner A Band Referred to as Dying and three movies for ESPN’s unprecedented documentary collection 30 for 30.
He continues to be represented by Ron Levin at Levin Legislation Corp.