Howard Barish

Producer, Middle of Nowhere
Nominated for: John Cassavetes Award

Originally from Toronto, Canada, Howard Barish formed Kandoo Films, Inc. in 1992. A live action/editorial production company focusing on network and syndication on-air promotion, image campaigns, branding, theatrical trailers, radio spots television and motion picture advertising, Kandoo is one of the premiere companies in the field.

He was Executive Producer for E! Entertainment’s reality series, The Entertainer, starring Wayne Newton. In addition, he produced programming for Rainbow Media’s High-Definition channel where he oversaw global production for five original HD sports programs including: BIG Air, Face Time, Boing, Roostertail, and Play 16:9.

Feature film executive producing credits include: Fizzy Business, Glitter Girls, The Stupidest Angel and I Will Follow, which has won numerous best film festival awards. Barish has shot over 10 million feet of film, not to mention thousands of hours of videotape. He has produced major campaigns for the most prominent television networks, including: ABC, ABC FAMILY, CBS, NBC, DISNEY, E!, FOX, KINGWORLD, LIFETIME, NBC, PARAMOUNT, STYLE, and THE CW.