Howard Gertler

Producer, How to Survive a Plague
Nominated for: Best Documentary

Producer Howard Gertler, named one of Variety’s Ten Producers to Watch in 2006, won the 2007 Film Independent Spirit Producers’ Award for John Cameron Mitchell’s “Shortbus,” which premiered in the official selection in Cannes and was released worldwide. His many credits include work on David Wain’s “Wet Hot American Summer,” Bart Freundlich’s “The Rebound” and “Trust The Man,” Joel Hopkins’ “Jump Tomorrow,” and “World’s Greatest Dad,” a Bobcat Goldthwait feature starring Robin Williams, which premiered at Sundance 2009.