HARRY WINER has played a prominent role in the entertainment business for over 20 years. He directed the motion pictures, SPACECAMP and HOUSE ARREST, and has produced and directed over 20 films for television. Winer has also directed miniseries, television pilots, and over fifty hours of series television. He has garnered numerous nominations and awards including Golden Globe, Emmy and Christopher Award recognition.
Mr. Winer was one of the two principles in The Polone/Winer Company that produced movies for television and theatrical films, before he started his own company, SMASH Media, Inc. in 2007. Smash Media currently has a full development slate which includes motion pictures, movies for television, and scripted dramatic series with such companies as Fremantle Media, Lakeshore Entertainment, Lifetime Networks, and MTV.
Mr. Winer has worked with actors including Patrick Dempsey, Kevin Spacey, Joaquin Phoenix, Jamie Lee Curtis, Laura Dern, Michelle Williams, Michelle Trachtenberg, Jane Alexander, Diane Baker, Oliver Reed, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Katie Holmes, Cicely Tyson, Mario van Peebles, Penelope Ann Miller, Janeane Garafolo as well as scores of other stars of stage and screen.
Mr. Winer received a BA from the University of Michigan, an MFA from the University of Southern California School of Cinema, and an American Film Institute Directors Internship Scholarship from the American Film Institute. More information about Smash Media and Harry Winer is available at www.smashmediafilms.com and www.harrywinerdirector.com.
Mr. Winer lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Shelley Hack and his daughter, Devon Rose.