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“WINE WHOOPEE with BRANDON ANDERS (2021)
Traveling winemaker Brandon Anders journeys to the birthplace of viticulture in the United States: New York State’s Hudson Valley Region. The areas boutique wine producers share their stories with special tastings, experimental vineyards and local history.
DIRECTOR/DP/EDITOR: CHRIS NOSTRAND
PRODUCER/HOST: BRANDON ANDERS
Cam B: Zach Bell & Daniela Florez
Cam C: Roselani Goehring, Victoria Harrison & Angelica Rozza
Sound: Victoria Harrison, Roselani Goehring & Michael Stropoli
2020 Communicator Awards: Silver
2019 HUDSY TV The Commons
2019 New Paltz Film Festival
EPISODE #1: “Discovering Home” (Pilot)
Brandon visits Benmarl Winery and what is believed to be the oldest vineyard in the United States of America.
EPISODE #2: “The Forgotten”
Brandon unearths the buried history of Robibero Family Vineyard’s “Forgotten Vineyard” and tastes its first vintage of Cabernet Franc.
EPISODE #3: “A New View”
Brandon explores Whitecliff Vineyard & Winery’s home vineyard and their new experimental one overlooking the Hudson River.
EPISODE #4: “Pioneers” (Season Finale)
Brandon is invited to Kevin Zraly’s Master Class on Burgundy & learns about the origins of French varietal plantings in the Hudson Valley at Millbrook Vineyards & Winery.
“DESTINED TO FLY” (2016)
2018 Telly Awards: Bronze
2016 Rosendale Theatre
2016 Kingston Film Festival
2016 ASK For Film Series
A legacy built and inspired by aviation, Cole Palen’s Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome proudly flies his vision into present day.
“MISTER MORVILLO” (2015)
2020 CUNY TV
2015 CUNY FF: Best Documentary
2015 GI Film Festival
2014 CINE Beacon
A US Army veteran reminisces over his misadventures during the Korean War and is left with a revelation about life.
film by Chris Nostrand
AD: Daniela Florez
“AGAINST THE WIND” (2014)
2019 HUDSY: The Commons
2016 DOC NYC
2016 OLONA Historic Site
2015 Kingston FF: Best Documentary
2015 Beacon Film Festival
2015 CUNY FF: Best Doc Runner-Up
2015 CUNY FF: Best Cinematography
2014 IDC: Best Historical Doc
2014 Woodstock Film Festival
A group of ice yachters cling to the traditions of a centuries old sport on the Hudson River.
film by Rahul Chadha,
Tomasz Gubernat, Chris Nostrand,
Teodora Altomare & Daniela Florez
“SILENT EXPOSURE” (2013)
2020 CUNY TV
2015 American Public Health Assoc
2014 CUNY School of Public Health: Research Symposium Award
2014 CUNY Asian FF: Best Doc
2014 Telly Awards: Bronze Telly
2014 GI Film Festival
2014 NewFilmmakers New York
2014 Underexposed FF yc
2014 The Americas Film Festival
2014 Public Health Association of NYC
2014 Spoke the Hub
2014 Netherlands Meets New York
2014 Short Takes on Health & Justice
2013 CINE Golden Eagle Award
Filmmaker Christopher Nostrand reopens the wound of losing his father and investigates Agent Orange & the Vietnam War.
film by Chris Nostrand,
Kayoko Nakamura & Dawn Jacob
2012 Telly Awards: Silver Telly
2011 FlickFire Short Festival
2011 SUNYWide Film Festival
There are no bounds or challenges the human spirit can’t triumph when its goal is life itself. After the owner of Tuthilltown Spirits, Ralph Erenzo, suffers a life threatening car accident his son, Gable Erenzo, tends to his father’s side and family business.