Founder of the independent film production company, Strange Attractions, Inc., Peter Friedman made his directorial debut in 1984; his
works have received numerous international awards as well as Emmy and
Academy Awards nominations. His films include: The Life and Ti- mes of
Life and Times (1998), There are No Direct Flights from New York to
Marseilles (1998), Death by Design (1995), Silverlake Life (1993),
Fighting in Southwest Louisiana (1991) and I Talk to Animals (1991).Roger Manley's books, screenplays and photographs have earned him a
world-class reputation, particularly in the field of Outsider Art.
Over the years, he has studied and documented the customs of indi-
genous Australians, the inhabitants of the Caroline islands, and Native
Americans, as well as explored Greek caves and the Arctic tundra.