The Team

Phil Abatecola

Creator – Writer / Director / Producer

Creator of The Tear, Award winning producer Phil Abatecola has worked extensively as a director, producer and writer in LA, California.

Mark Gonzales


Mark Gonzales has been working in film and television for over 15 years.

Eddie Enciu

On Location Producer

Eddie Enciu: Director // Producer // Editor // Cinematographer (not always in that order, but occasionally all at once)

Michael Ojeda

Director of Photography

Briana Aeby

Visual Effects Producer

Over 19 years of experience in hourlong television, half hour television, independent features and visual effects.

Michael Pedraza


Adam Lima

Visual Effects Supervisor


Special Effects Supervisor and Makeup Artist


Hair and Makeup

Allison Lopes

Production Designer

I have found that my two interests of architecture and film have combined to create a passion that I am currently pursuing.