Coming & Going
Cast & Crew
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Ernest Holzman – Cinematographer
Renowned cinematographer Ernest Holzman attended NYU and then AFI. He entered the motion picture industry as an assistant cameraman for Jordan Cronenweth , ASC, in 1980 and then began shooting TV commercials in 1986. His first theatrical assignment was the TV drama "thirtysomething" in 1989 and his first feature was "love jones" in 1996. In 2001, he won the ASC award for best cinematography for the PBS TV movie "Cora Unashamed".
Tina Pacheco – Film Editor
Tina Pacheco began her career in editing after graduating from the prestigious Tisch School of the arts film school at NYU. Some of Pacheco’s credits as Editor include feature film comedies, “Coming and Going” and “Live Free or Die” and dramas “Blackout” and “Gospel Hill”. She also participated an assistant/additional editor in the editing of “Lonesome Jim” directed by Steve Buscemi, “Boy’s Don’t Cry” directed by Kimberly Pierce, “Empire Falls” directed by Fred Schepisi and “Scoop” directed by Woody Allen.
Mirena Rada – Costume Designer
Mirena Rada’s versatile costume design career spans theatre, film, circus, dance as well as large-scale events. Highlights include Broadway’s Tony-award winning and long running hit AVENUE Q, numerous Disney parades and spectaculars, Big Apple Circus, ENCHANTED (assistant costume design), etc. Awards include the 2004 TDF Young Master Award for Excellence in Costume Design. Mirena received her MFA from the prestigious NYU’s Tisch School, where she also taught for many years. A member of both USA Local 829 and the Costume Designers Guild, Mirena’s work can be reviewed online at
Tommaso Ortino – Production Designer
Tommaso Ortino spent the early part of his career in Europe, after graduating from the accademia di belle arti of Florence, and receiving his masters in film from the university of paris viii, in paris. In 2001 he made the move to New York city, and began working on what is fast becoming an impressive and diverse list of award winning credits including, SANGRE DE MI SANGRE (originally titled PADRE NUESTRO), grand jury prize winner at the 2007 sundance film festival and released in the spring of 2008 by ifc films, as well as two selections at the 2009 sundance film festival, the recently released AGAINST THE CURRENT, and TOE TO TOE, which received wonderful reviews in the new york times. Another outstanding review from the times came soon after for the recently released THE GOOD GUY a 2009 Tribeca Film Festival selection. Tommaso’s most recent credits include, HOLY ROLLERS a 2010 sundance selection, to be released in may, and COMING AND GOING for director Edoardo Ponti and producer Scott Rosenfelt. Tommaso is currently working on THE UNTITLED ALABANIAN PROJECT for director JoshMarston, and Journeyman Pictures, scheduled to wrap this may. Tommaso Ortino continues to live in new york city with his wife Krista, and new son Leo.
William Goodrum – Music Composer
Billy Goodrum is a composer and recording artist based in Los Angeles. He works often with the Farrelly brothers, contributing to the soundtracks of some of the funniest films of our time including Dumb & Dumber, There's Something About Mary, Kingpin, The Heartbreak Kid and others. Television work includes America's Funniest Home Videos, Nip/Tuck, Keen Eddie, Fox Major League Baseball and commercials for Gillette, Starbucks and the US Olympic Committee. Most recently he completed the score to the film Coming & Going for director Edoardo Ponti and is currently working on Peter Farrelly's Untitled Comedy. In addition to his own music Billy has collaborated with a diverse slate of artists including Lionel Hampton, Ronnie Laws, Julia Fordham, Psychic TV, Lisa Marie Presley, Vanessa Carlton and Jonathan RIchman. Billy graduated with honors from Berklee College of Music in Boston.


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