About Us

maxMAX AZULAY (co-writer/co-director/”SPENCER”)

Max Azulay has been writing and performing comedy for as long as he can remember. By the time he graduated from High School, his odd adolescent obsessiveness had yielded a long filmography of extremely low-budget films and videos, and sporadic paid work writing comedy. In the following years, his work has been featured at the LA Comedy Festival, on The Onion, Channel 101, Splitsider. com, Funny or Die, The Nerdist, and at the Upright Citizens Brigade. 

mattMATT PORTER (co-writer/co-director/”JAY”)

Matt Porter is a director, writer, and comedian of average height living in New York City. He is the director, co-writer and co-star of the Comedy Central web series NEW TIMERS. He has directed content for Funny or Die, MTV, Adult Swim, and Sony Music. His sketch series GOOD COP GREAT COP, a collaboration with writer/ cartoonist Charlie Hankin, has been screened at SXSW and was an official selection at the New York Television Festival. His short films have screened at JFL Montreal, IFF Boston, Austin Film Festival, Hollywood Film Festival, and the LES Film Festival. You can contact him at mrmattporter@gmail.com.

PHIL PRIMASON (co-writer/executive producer)

Phil began his professional comedy writing career at the age of 16, when he and Max were the youngest ever freelance contributors to The Onion. Since graduating from Columbia University, he has written short fiction, plays, and work for the screen in every form. In 2012, his short story “Embarcadero” was published by the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses, where it won an award of distinction. Phil lives and works in Harlem, where he freelances as a criminal investigator and directs content for the Webby-nominated HENRY Review, a digital reading series.

JOE GRECO (producer)

Known for wielding a heavy axe in the editing room, Greco’s approach to producing is largely informed by his extensive experience working in post- production. He’s an alumni of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts where he cultivated a passion for film editing while also studying business. His short film Sin Dolor, which was adapted from the popular short story by T.C. Boyle, garnered awards from film festivals around the world, including an award from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. He’s a commercial producer and director based in New York, working mainly with Clear Channel Media + Entertainment to produce nationally programmed video content.

aaronAARON KOGAN (executive producer)

Through his management and production company, Aaron Kogan Management, Aaron works with actors, writers and directors. Aaron’s clients are engaged in projects that cover the vast spectrum of the entertainment industry, with active involvement in film, television, commercials, music videos, documentaries, theater, digital and branded entertainment. Aaron is also a co-founder and partner in Hollywood Film Capital, a film and media financier focused on California based productions.

joshJOSH RABINOWITZ (co-producer)

Josh Rabinowitz is a comedian in NYC. He has a sitcom currently in development with NBC, and will appear in Mike Birbiglia’s upcoming feature film “Don’t Think Twice.” He is a creator, executive producer, writer, and cast member on Tru TV’s sketch series “Friends of the People,” which recently completed it’s second season. He has performed stand-up on Comedy Central’s “Adam Devine’s House Party” and on “Just For Laughs: All Access.” He was also named one of “Comedy Central’s Comics to Watch,” was a writer on the Lucas Brothers’ CC:Studios series “Super Late Morning Show,” and played “Kent” on MTV’s sitcom “I Just Want My Pants Back.”

ZACH KUPERSTEIN (director of photography)

Zach Kuperstein, a New York-based cinematographer and an Independent Spirit Award nominee, has a passion for problem solving. With his never-say-never attitude he has shot several award-winning short films, including “Caught”, a Student Academy Award Finalist and two feature films currently in post- production. His work includes music videos in a variety of genres, and commercials for companies including Sony, DHL, The Economist, and AT&T. His documentary and television work has been featured on the Discovery Channel, PBS, Bio Channel, History Channel and at the Tribeca Film Festival.

Contact us at 5DoctorsFilm@gmail.com