About the team
Jeremiah Zagar’s (Writer, Director) first feature documentary, In a Dream (HBO), was shortlisted for an Academy Award and received two Emmy nominations, including best documentary. It screened at theaters across the U.S. and festivals around the world, winning awards at SXSW, Full Frame, and others. His second, Captivated: The Trials of Pamela Smart (HBO), premiered in competition at Sundance. We The Animals is Zagar’s first narrative feature and is based on the novel by Justin Torres.