DIRECTOR’S NAME: STEWART SHINING AND VINCENT WILLIAM GAGLIOSTRO / PRODUCTION COMPANY: GAGLIOSTRO.FILMS / COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: USA / DURATION: 0’39 / MUSIC: VINCENT GAGLIOSTRO / CAST: DREW BARRYMORE / DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: STEWART SHINING / ARTISTIC DIRECTOR: VINCENT WILLIAM GAGLIOSTRO / STYLING : LEE HARRIS / HAIR : JAMAL HAMMADI / MAKE-UP : DEB FERULLO.
Shining and Barrymore met in 1999 to shoot a US Marie Claire cover and have worked together ever since. CUT ONE, marks the collaboration of Vincent Gagliostro and Shining who have been life long friends. For Gagliostro, every image holds a story and the random assemblage of images in a particular way can lead to a random narrative.
Stewart Shining is best known for his fashion and beauty photographs of major celebrities and models. Shining lives and works in New York City where he runs a studio and serves on the Board of Directors of the Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation and ACRIA.
Vincent William Gagliostro is a filmmaker, artist and activist. He began his work in film as the art director for Prince videos, including "Kiss", "Diamonds and Pearls" and "Cream". His installation and short film works have been shown internationally. His political graphics join the collections of the Guggenheim, Victor & Albert, Whitney, Metropolitan Museum, NY Public Library archives. He has also written and will direct his debut feature film "After Louie" in 2014.