Peter Stass

Freelance Comedy Writer & Comic Writer

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Location:New York City, New York, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/peterstass
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Peter Stass
25-45 23rd St. #3
Astoria, NY 11102
Tel: 347-725-5209 / E-mail: peterstass@hotmail.com

Experience
Screenwriting

? 2010 - Writer for doc. series ‘Vietnam in HD’ (Lou Reda Productions/The History 
Channel).
? 2006 - Co-wrote the feature ‘Relative Strangers’ starring Danny DeVito and Kathy
Bates. Produced by Jersey Films and Garlin Pictures.

Filmmaking

? 2009 - Wrote, produced and directed the short ‘Career Advice’ starring Scott 
Thompson and Julia Duffy
? 2008 - Wrote, produced and directed the short ‘An Elaborate Plan’ starring Scott 
Thompson and Leigh J. McKloskey, an official selection at the 2009 LA Comedy
Shorts Festival
? 2007 - Directed and recorded an interview with army veteran Robert Marich for the
video archives of the National WWII Museum in New Orleans, LA.

Teaching

2010 – Present Screenwriting Instructor at the Gotham Writer’s Workshop (NYC).
Private coaching.

Related Skills

? Wrote and performed original theatrical production for the NYC Board of
Education’s Arts in Counseling Program.
? Performed voice match for Al Pacino for television edit of the 2007 feature ’88 
Minutes’
? Performed voice match for Nicholas Cage for the television edit of the 2009 feature
‘Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans’.

Education
? High School of Art & Design, 1985-1990 Major: Film/Video production

? Hunter College, 1994 Film

Skills and Abilities
Professional Screenwriter, Director, Proofreader, Voice-over Artist. Microsoft Word,
Microsoft Outlook, Final Draft. Experienced cameraman with working knowledge of a
range of audio/video equipment.
Skills (2) Rating
Comedy Writing
Comic Writing